Farm House

Coming Full Circle

If you’ve followed my blog or read my column for any amount of time, you know the story of how we bought our little...
Tortilla Casserole

Tortilla Casserole

This casserole will soon become a family favorite. Make the night before and serve up on a chili day when the family wants something...
Home ready for guests

Making a Home for Houseguests

With the holidays approaching, chances are you may have houseguests coming. Now is a perfect time to start getting your house ready so you’re...
Creating a logo

What Makes An Effective Logo

So, you’re thinking about refreshing your brand’s look or maybe you’re launching a new business? Whichever is the case, the primary elements of a...
Craft Beer

Craft Beer 101

Beer talk these days, is a lot more complex than it used to be. Here are a few basics to build your beer knowledge. The...
Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain and How a Physical Therapist Can Help

Chronic pain affects an estimated 116 million Americans each year, but what exactly defines chronic pain? Chronic pain is a condition where the brain interprets...

Mint Hill Was Mecklenburg County’s First Town

Did you know that Mint Hill – not Charlotte – was Mecklenburg County’s first town? Author John Hood writes in Clear Creek and Rocky...

10 Questions to Ask Your Business Every Day

Things occur in business that you could not have imagined or planned. Sometimes these situations put us in a spot of not knowing what to...
Books

Book List from Your Life Coach

Book themes lately dig into vulnerability, authenticity, and transformation. As it’s so easy to feel overwhelmed by the upcoming holiday season, let me suggest carving...
Homemade Cleaning Spray

Making Your Own Cleaning Products

In the past few years, our family has made an attempt to cut out processed foods, and the amount of chemicals that we use...

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FATman Plumbing providing emergency, routine, and maintance plumbing services

When Chris Lovick pulls up to a new job in his FATman van, he says he can see the question in people’s eyes, “Is...

Fullwood Animal Hospital is Now Fear Free

Visitors to Fullwood Animal Hospital will notice some changes next time they visit.  Before entering the lobby, customers are now greeted by a basket...

Nick Kuebler and Andy Duran Selected to All-State Baseball Team

The Queens Grant Stallions baseball program continues to produce good solid baseball players under head coach Dan Kerr and the excellent coaching staff. This...

Family fun around town

Thursday, June 13 Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Greensboro at 7...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

Featured articles

FATman Plumbing providing emergency, routine, and maintance plumbing services

When Chris Lovick pulls up to a new job in his FATman van, he says he can see the question in people’s eyes, “Is...

Fullwood Animal Hospital is Now Fear Free

Visitors to Fullwood Animal Hospital will notice some changes next time they visit.  Before entering the lobby, customers are now greeted by a basket...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

Mint Hill Legion Juniors split with North Lincoln 7-5, 4-3 in Doubleheader

The Mint Hill junior baseball team ages 14-17 all high school players split a doubleheader with the North Lincoln Knights by winning the opener...

Independence JROTC wins Superintendent’s Cup and Distinguished Unit Award

The Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School Unit NC-022 recently received top recognition from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Superintendent. These awards...