9 BBQ Joints that will Make Your Mouth Water

Let’s be frank about local barbecue. Eastern or Western?  The only thing that fires up more allegiance on game day than the teams on the screen is your chosen type of barbecue. Whether you prefer tomato or vinegar, spicy or sweet, or your own meatless variety, Western North Carolina has a barbecue joint for you. […]

It’s Time to Call Your Friends: Your July LoLo Gifts are Here!

Enjoy Local Gifts from PennyCup Coffee, Pop’s Diner, and Log Cabin Frozen Treats Asheville: 16 oz. Specialty Drink at PennyCup Coffee Perk up this month with a coffee from PennyCup! Stop by the location most convenient to you and redeem for one of their specialty drinks. Enjoy!  View the offer. About PennyCup Coffee Since they […]

Top 7 Mouth-Watering Spots for Fried Chicken in Asheville

If you’re looking for fried chicken that’s finger-licking good, there’s no better place than a local restaurant that knows its stuff. Many mountain restaurants keep their recipes close to the vest— and their breasts and thighs even closer!—releasing the savory comfort dish only as a weekly special or for weekend brunch. But when a fried […]

Agents Answer: Where in WNC is the Best Dining with Great Views

Western North Carolina is known for a wide variety of things: Craft brewing, a heritage of handcrafted art, a growing foodie scene, and access to one of the most beautiful and ecologically diverse mountain habitats in the world. Living in a culture with just one of those elements would be a special experience. But living […]

Splurge without Spending a Penny: Your June LoLo Gifts are Here!

Enjoy Local Gifts from The Buttered Biscuit, Sunshine Sammies, and Van’s Chocolates Waynesville: Biscuits and Gravy & a Soft Drink from The Buttered Biscuit Who doesn’t want homemade biscuits in the morning (or anytime) smothered in gravy? The Buttered Biscuit in Waynesville serves breakfast all day, so make sure you stop in and try this […]

3 Reasons Why Hot Springs is an Awesome Girls Weekend Destination

Nestled along the French Broad River, the mountain resort town of Hot Springs is home to about 600 people. However, like the ebb and flow of the river, the town’s numbers swell with visitors seeking relaxation and recreation. The area has been popular with couples and families for centuries. But today, women are also flowing […]

No Glitter Glue Required: 12 Great Brunch Locations for Mother’s Day

She works hard every day to make sure you have everything you need to be successful. Lunches are packed, homework is complete, soccer gear is in the car and ready for this afternoon. Hot breakfasts every morning and hearty meals every night. Teeth brushed, hair brushed, check, check, check. And what does mom get in […]

Put a Little Love in Your Day: Your May LoLo Gifts are Here!

Enjoy Local Gifts from The Baker’s Box, Bosu’s Wine Shop, and Ginger’s Revenge Hendersonville: Salad, Wrap, or Sandwich from The Baker’s Box Lunch is on us this month! Enjoy one of these yummy options from The Baker’s Box, and let us know what you think. Be sure to try one of their baked goods while […]

Spring into Action: Your April LoLo Gifts are Here!

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM DUNCAN & YORK, TRISKELION BREWING, AND BOCELLI’S ITALIAN EATERY Asheville: High Fiber Towel at Duncan & York Modern Market Duncan & York is hands down one of our favorite gift shops in town that specializes in locally made goods. Drop into the downtown location and grab one of these functional and […]

14 Locations that Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Month Every Day of the Year

There are many people who think that “fake holidays” are getting out of hand. National Popcorn Day? (January 19) National Selfie Day? (June 21) National Margarita Day? (February 22)—”It’s all too much! And it’s all too unnecessary!” we hear them say. Sure. It may be a little ridiculous to celebrate National Grilled Cheese Month this […]