<![CDATA[Living & Lifestyle |]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/ en-us Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:38:38 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:38:38 EST Living 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) NC has lost one of its historic barbecue joints, which just quietly closed https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article222718535.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:13:25 EST

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Big smiles from moms and dads as Salvation Army kicks off toy distribution https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/helping-others/empty-stocking-fund/article223057955.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 EST

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Think outside the cookie cutter: An expert’s guide to making holiday treats. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/latest-news/article222932285.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:13:56 EST

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Bernice King on the sale of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birth home: ‘My mother never saw us in the preservation business’ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223148140.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By ERNIE SUGGS ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223148140.html Hot Property: Penthouse turns into a fun house https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223118205.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By NEAL J. LEITEREG AND JACK FLEMMING ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223118205.html Curbside delivery: Mom makes it to – but not inside – hospital to have her baby https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223094960.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By MEREDITH COHN ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223094960.html Charlotte ranked 107th of 107 in new ESPN list. (And ... 104th.) https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article223058050.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:22:06 EST

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Young NC actor breaks through the witchy world of ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/article222932340.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:20:28 EST

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During a rough family transition, donors help bring joy to two boys at Christmas https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/helping-others/empty-stocking-fund/article223050155.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:50:42 EST

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Preview: ‘Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown,’ appears ready for takeoff https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article223050190.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By GIESON CACHO ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article223050190.html Heidi Stevens: Harvard women’s soccer player reminds us how toxicity lingers from sexist ‘scouting reports’ written by male players https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223044350.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By HEIDI STEVENS ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223044350.html Game review: ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,’ ultimate warriors https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article223049570.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By OZZIE MEJIA ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article223049570.html On Gardening: Leslie Ann looks as exquisite as rare porcelain china https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223038925.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By NORMAN WINTER ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article223038925.html Parents @ Play: Building strong families https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223038940.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By ARMIN BROTT AND SAMANTHA FEUSS ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223038940.html Mecklenburg County says it does thousands of food service inspections annually https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223097925.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:00:00 EST https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article223097925.html Hold your drink order: That hot cocktail club has updated its opening date https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222994570.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:17:39 EST

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For these foreign exchange students, volunteering at Christmas center is eye-opening https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/helping-others/empty-stocking-fund/article222913050.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:00:00 EST

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Volunteers try to make life ‘a little bit better’ for neglected dogs https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article222992785.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By ALEANNA SIACON ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/article222992785.html Jim Rossman: Home security and automation https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article222999035.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By JIM ROSSMAN ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article222999035.html ‘The portraits are so meaningful’: Holiday photos for young moms working to get back on their feet https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222987715.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By DARCEL ROCKETT ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222987715.html CNET: Great home appliance gifts for the holidays https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article222986170.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST CNET.com]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/home-garden/article222986170.html Flashy fashion designer Stevie Boi calls Havre de Grace his home https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/fashion/article222991255.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By JOHN-JOHN WILLIAMS IV ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/fashion/article222991255.html How to have a pancake social at home https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222945800.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:34:19 EST

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Chickpea stew creamy, hearty and (sort of) virtuous https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222946165.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:39:08 EST

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Leave the fondue pot behind, but keep the fondue https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222946005.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:37:32 EST

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This tangy, spicy Thai soup recipe will slash your takeout expenses https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222945875.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:35:02 EST

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The versatile cauliflower rising in popularity https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article222945675.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:33:11 EST

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Ana Veciana-Suarez: As the debate over ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ rages on, how far is too far? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222940205.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By ANA VECIANA-SUAREZ ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222940205.html The cool mom’s guide to Chicago https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222973170.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By LAUREN CHVAL ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222973170.html Ask Mr. Dad: Tech for toddlers: don’t. But if you absolutely must – https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222940260.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:00:00 EST By ARMIN BROTT ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/health-family/article222940260.html