Brenda Matthews
Weekdays10:00am-3:00pm

Blog

Where Ed Sheeran Filmed 'Galway Girl'

If your song's called 'Galway Girl,' it's a no-brainer where you're filming your video, right? Right! So the Irish took to the streets to see the Irish-looking red-headed Englishman film his new video - in the Galway beach 'burb of Salthill! He and his crew filmed at O'Connor's at the 'Salthill House', a very Irish looking pub…

Win Your Way Into A Star Wars Movie:

Yes!!! Star Wars is celebrating its 40th anniversary in a big way.  They're "offering fans the chance to win a cameo in the upcoming Han Solo standalone film, a visit to Skywalker Ranch and a trip to the premiere of The Last Jedi as part of its latest "Force for Change" fundraising initiative. " This,…

Steve Perry To Release New Solo LP

Former Journey frontman Steve Perry is set to release a new solo album later this year - that's the good news.  The sad news is, it was 'borne' of a tragedy in his life. Per RollingStone.com, Steve said, "I met someone, and I fell in love with this person," ...and I lost this person to…

Local Foodies Guide To The Best Cheap Eats In CLT:

So, you need to grab some grub with friends, but you only have, say, $10 to spend. No problem, here in the QC! StyleBluePrint.com asked local foodies - chefs, the owner of a food tour company, few restaurant owners and food bloggers, for their suggestions on good cheap eats - and not necessarily at restaurants/grills…

Big Pet Adoption Incentives At Shelters Saturday

These animals need YOU! Saturday, April 8th, is the 'Bring Me Home Carolinas' pet adoption event! Help clear the animal shelters this Saturday with WBTV News and feature reporter Kristen Miranda are helping shelters across the Carolina's to empty their shelters and you may be able to take home your new furry best friend Saturday - at a…

The New Ted's Montana Grill Is Hiring!

You can 'join the herd,' at Ted's! Known for its famous co-owner and media-mogul Ted Turner, plus bison burgers, seafood, gluten-free items, hand-crafted cocktails, craft beer and milkshakes, Ted's Montana Grill is set to open a Charlotte location April 24th.       Per The Charlotte Observer, they're hosting a job fair now through April 15th. Applications…

Would You Stay In This Pink Barbie Dreamhouse?

My girlfriend Tina is a girly-girl.  She's a grown woman who loves pink, and all things shiny and glittery. But this intense, all-pink rental even put her off!  In her words, "too much for me and the wrong shade..."  Ha! Yea, baby!  This AirBnB.com rental, billed as 'A Magical Place' in Essex, in the UK, is located in…

This Weekend Is Wing Haven Garden's Spring Plant Sale

I LOVE this time of year - I love to garden, as I'm sure that you do, so yesterday, the herbs were finally planted (before the rain, thank you!) and I'm ready for those hard-to-find plants to tuck in beside them, and throughout my yard.       What's for sale this weekend?  Well, Wing…