The WFNZ Dog House was the place to bee (pun intended) for the Pre Bee Block Party prior to the Beyoncé concert in Charlotte last night. Matt, Ramona and JD were in attendance and thanks to Matt, his dad-bod and the electric slide… Things got awkward. What saved Matt? His emotional support human! a.k.a his […]

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How early mornings and mom’s late-stage dementia led radio star to leave ‘Matt & Ramona’ The Charlotte Observer’s Theoden Janes interviewed Ramona Holloway about her move to a new postion within Radio One Charlotte. From the article: “As soon as the surprise announcement was made last Monday that Charlotte radio station The Mix 107.9 (WLNK-FM) […]


If you think things that are tiny are cute, get ready to go crazy! Pearl now wears the tiny little crown as officially the world’s shortest living dog. Pearl is a two year old chihuahua from Orlando, FL. Imagine a popsicle stick, not imagine it’s a dog. Yes, Pearl is shorter than a popsicle stick, […]


Did your parents . . . or your friends’ parents . . . have any weird rules when you were growing up?  Someone online asked people to name the weirdest rules they had as kids.  Here are the highlights . . . 1.  A mom told her kids NOT to cover their mouth when they […]

All are welcome! Pets, people, animal lovers and friends can all join Ramona and Liz at Humane Society of Charlotte’s fundraising walk and community festival. It’s Saturday, April 1 from 11am to 3pm at their Animal Resource Center. While rain is expected to start the monring, it’s forecasted to move out of area before noon. […]

There are so many things to sample starting Saturday, April 2 at Charlotte’s StrEATS Festival, a part of Charlotte SHOUT! This year’s event introduces their new StrEAT Smarts Sessions – intimate seminars where you can learn from experts on a variety of culinary subjects. They’re also bringing back their ticketing Tasting Tour featuring over 20 […]


“Popular Science” looked at Google Trends to figure out the five smells around that house that Americans hate the most. Here they are . . . 1.  When a skunk sprayed outside and you can smell it in your house. 2.  Mildew on your clothes. 3.  Cigarette smoke on your clothes. 4.  Gasoline on your […]

We all have things we saw our parents do and vowed not to. Well, in adulthood those tables can turn. Like owning a minivan. Matt and Ramona both have experiences where it turned out that while not sexy on the outside, minivans offer a lot of conveniences and luxuries on the inside. Other things that […]

Lifestyle recently ranked 11 fast food places on the best ice cubes . . . and it’s just as strange as you’d imagine. Sonic is #1, with “perfect” ice.  They aren’t cubes, they’re “nuggets” that are “crunchable,” but are still hard enough that they don’t melt too quickly. Chick-fil-A is second, because their ice chills […]

Producer for Matt & Ramona and corgi enthusiast Liz is an avid follower and fan of the Charlotte Corgi Club. This past weekend the club held an event with the Charlotte Checkers that hosted corgis on the ice. Technically it was the AHL team’s “Pooch Party” but I’d like to focus on the corgi race […]