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Ceviche for Spring

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ceviche for Spring

  It feels like it is spring already, so why not start it off with something delicious like ceviche. Ceviche is a very popular seafood appetizer in Latin America. There are different types of ceviche and the one we have today is ceviche de camarónes (shrimp). The main ingredients you’ll find in any ceviche are, […]

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The Subsecreto’s Out

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Subsecreto’s Out

Over the weekend of St. Patrick’s day, I spent the day exploring Charlotte, and happened to stumble upon the coffee shop that would soon be my favorite. Subsecreto is located directly across the street from UNC Charlotte Center City campus, an unmissable black-brick building with a signature gold snake dawning the brick above the door. […]

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Restaurant Review: Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
Restaurant Review: Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Wouldn’t you love to go out to eat where are all your dreams will be fulfilled? If you love to eat endless servings of meat in a relaxed, happy environment, well Chima Brazilian Steakhouse is the place to be. I fell in love with the restaurant, but it is pricey, so I don’t go very […]

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Spice up your Ramen

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Spice up your Ramen

We all love Ramen, and even if you don’t, I’m sure you’ve been forced to eat it as a college student before. It’s almost a cliché how much of a staple ramen has become for the “broke college student.” It’s insanely cheap and easy to make, and you can make it in a dorm room. […]

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Meal Prep 101

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Meal Prep 101

Living on campus is great, but it can also be unhealthy. We are surrounded by so many restaurants, and it makes it so easy to gear towards eating fast food all the time. There is a solution if you are looking to have a healthy lifestyle while living on campus. It is called meal prepping. […]

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Craft Drafts at Heist Brewery

| February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments
Craft Drafts at Heist Brewery

If you’re looking for a restaurant/brewery with local and southern comfort food, that’s easily accessible and great for a Friday night hangout? Take a trip to NoDa (obviously), but more specifically to Heist Brewery, located at 2909 N. Davidson St. This local brewery is full of what you’d expect (craft beer) and everything you wouldn’t […]

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Starbucks Secret Menu Review

| February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments
Starbucks Secret Menu Review

Due to my newfound coffee love, I have been eager to try every item on the menu at Starbucks. I also enjoy festivities, so with that being said, I HAD to get a Valentine’s Day drink off of the secret menu this week. When I stumbled upon the “Love Bean Frappuccino”, I instantly fell in […]

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Five Reasons why you should go College Night Bowling

| February 9, 2018
Five Reasons why you should go College Night Bowling

AMF University Lanes is located near UNC Charlotte, on N. Tryon Street. Every Thursday night starting at 9 p.m., they offer “college night” bowling. This is where if you are any college student, and have your student I.D., you can get some pretty good deals. The main deal of the night is that you can […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

| February 9, 2018
5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

Let’s be real, we don’t need a reason to party. We’re college students, there’s pretty much an unspoken thing and it’s understood that college students are going to go out and go to parties. On the other hand, there is always that percentage of college students that legitimately don’t go out and party. It’s understandable […]

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10 New Ideas for your Spring Semester

| January 26, 2018
10 New Ideas for your Spring Semester

Fall semester always goes by quick, but unfortunately spring semester takes forever to end, or so it seems and that’s mostly because we don’t get as many breaks. It’s hard to get through the spring semester without wanting to pull your hair out, so here are 10 ideas that will surely get you to May […]

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Iced Pumpkin Caramel Macchiato

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Iced Pumpkin Caramel Macchiato

Everyone is familiar with Starbucks’ fifth-best iced coffee drink, the Caramel Macchiato. It’s rated fifth on 1912pike.com, but I rate it first in my heart. Being a latté kind of girl, this says a lot about me. There is something about the caramel, vanilla, milk and coffee blend that go so well together and force […]

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How to feel your best

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
How to feel your best

It’s clear that today’s world is about making things happen quickly. From our Wi-Fi to the food we eat, we’re used to everything moving quickly and efficiently. With so much emphasis on things moving fast, we barely get time to think. What’s in that sandwich we got from that fast food place? What about the […]

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War of the PSL’s

| October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
War of the PSL’s

It’s that time of the year again, pumpkin flavored everything is everywhere. Which, this, of course, includes the infamous Pumpkin Spiced Lattes (PSLs). It can be hard to decipher which coffee shop to go to when you are trying to find the best PSL for you. Also, which PSL is the best bang-for-your-buck since we […]

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Restaurant Review: Akahana Sushi

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Restaurant Review: Akahana Sushi

Attention all sushi lovers: If you are a sushi fanatic, like myself, this hole-in-the-wall sushi restaurant will be just thing you are looking for. The sushi at Akahana is my favorite sushi by far in the Charlotte area. This restaurant even beats out fancy sushi restaurants around uptown in my opinion. To start off, the […]

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