Christmas Cookies 2021

CHARLOTTE - Most people I know have a fond memory of a grandparent or mother making sugar cookies during the holidays.  For me, it...

Oatmeal Pancakes with North Carolina Apple Compote

CHARLOTTE - With the frost on the lawn, the naked trees throughout the landscape and the Christmas holiday decorations all around- December is upon...

Fresh Margherita Pizza

CHARLOTTE - Fresh pizza is unlike anything you can get from a chain establishment and has an old-style flavor that is reminiscent on the...

Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple Hash

CHARLOTTE - This year, why not try something new that uses seasonal and local ingredients.  Many know that North Carolina produces some of the...

Balsamic and Bacon Roasted Brussel Sprouts

CHARLOTTE - Thanksgiving is upon us, why not try a new recipe to celebrate!  Brussel Sprouts have gotten a bad wrap, but when prepared...

Authentic Chicken Tinga Tacos

CHARLOTTE - Making chicken Tinga in a slow cooker is a great way to save time and the hassle of coming up with a...

Lemon Basil Shrimp Pasta

CHARLOTTE - Fresh pasta can be a labor of love and treat for those who enjoy clean flavors and minimalism in a bowl.  Fresh...

Sunday Brunch Frittata

CHARLOTTE - Sunday is a time for reflection, family, friends and faith.  If the time is right- your passion for creating a frittata can...

Peruvian Chicken with Aji Amarillo Dipping Sauce

CHARLOTTE - Pollo a la Brasa, or Peruvian Chicken is a crispy chicken explosion of flavors that has been wildly popular of late.  You...

North Carolina Apple Spice Bundt Cake

CHARLOTTE - As the chill starts to overtake the nights, and the leaves brown on the old apple tree, it is time to celebrate...

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Celebrating Father’s Day 2022

CHARLOTTE - Father’s Day weekend is right around the corner.  Each year the day is observed on the third Sunday of June.  This year,...

Summer Splurges: Family Fun Starting at $36

CHARLOTTE - Everyone loves a great deal, but summer is also a time to splurge a little on family fun!  The activities described here...

Will The Housing Market Repeat History?

MINT HILL, NC - Many people can still remember what happened in 2008. It might seem like it was forever ago, but it was...

Summer Steals: Family Fun For Under $20

CHARLOTTE - Keeping the whole family entertained for the summer can be daunting, not to mention pricey!  Never fear: The Mint Hill Times has...

Careers In The Trades: Law Enforcement

CHARLOTTE - Law enforcement is certainly a noble career; however, it is challenging and can be a stressful and potentially dangerous career choice. An...