Thanksgiving sides have become more polarizing than they used to be. So we want to know: If you showed up to dinner and one thing was missing, what’s the one thing that would make you hightail it out of there? Stuffing seems to be the biggest though our own JD believes he could live without […]


What time are you eating Thanksgiving, and what’s the RIGHT time for Thanksgiving to start? 40,000 people voted online with Buzzfeed, and the most popular answer is between 3:00 and 4:30 P.M.  About a third of us think Thanksgiving dinner should start later than that, and 23% said earlier.  Here are a few more Thanksgiving […]


McDonald’s is bringing back a holiday favorite! The chain has added the Holiday Pie back to its menu! “Well McDonald’s fans, the most wonderful time of the year is upon us and what better way to celebrate than with the sweet return of McDonald’s Holiday Pie!,” they shared in an announcement. The Holiday Pie comes […]


Top chefs from throughout the nation shared their Thanksgiving feast secrets and ways to make your meal taste amazing. For dressing or stuffing: Jon Davis, vice president of culinary for La Brea Bakery in Van Nuys, California, suggested using “high-quality artisan bread that is at least one day old” in your stuffing recipe instead of […]


Domino’s is expanding its Emergency Pizza promotion by giving away $1 million worth of free pizzas to anyone with student loan payments. Domino’s Emergency Pizzas for Student Loans program gives fans who still have student loan payments the chance to apply for one free medium two-topping pizza, while supplies last. Starting today, Domino’s will give […]

It’s a day for tacos and it’s not even Tuesday! Welcome to National Taco Day. Whether you’re craving a traditional taco or a designer option, there are plenty of local and national restaurants to check out. I have been on the hunt for tacos since my re-arrival to Charlotte this late last year and so […]

If you’re thinking that the wait time in drive-thru lanes at fast-food restaurants has gone down, you’re not wrong. An annual study by Intouch Insight found that the average total time spent in a drive-thru lane went down 29 seconds in 2023. Wait times to place an order were also down by 25 seconds. However, […]

Charlotte’s a thriving city with a new restaurant opening seemingly every day. So allow us to tell you about a pair of new openings this month and a third slated for next Spring. The first you can expect on October 11th and is a concept borne from James Fox, a James Beard-nominated restaurateur. (He also […]

One of Charlotte’s favorite eateries that operates out of Optimist Hall is getting it’s own brick and mortar store. Everybody welcome The Dumpling Lady to South End. As per their Instagram, they’ll be opening their physical store on Wednesday, September 27th at 327 W Tremont Ave. The restaurant started in 2017 as a food truck […]


Wendy’s is celebrating National Cheeseburger Day with a special offer. The chain will give customers a 1-cent Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger with any purchase in the app from September 18 through September 22. Just visit the “Offers” section in the app Rewards Store for the deal. From there, simply apply the deal to your mobile/web order […]