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Pie Day, Every Day: The Pie Chest

May 29, 2015 by


All photos by Lauren Stonestreet The Pie Chest opened its door on the morning of Saturday, March 14 (Pi Day), its glass pastry cases stocked with around 140 pies. By early afternoon, the cases were empty. Every last slice of pie had been sold. The Pie Chest sold out of pie on its second day, […]

Dressing Up with The Yellow Button: Falling for Boho

October 31, 2014 by


Looking for chunky sweaters, boho cardigans, and fall dresses? The Yellow Button, a whimsical bohemian boutique, is Cville’s newest clothing destination. Located at Stonefield, this boutique will make you fall for boho. Store owner Miranda Lancaster opened the shop in early September, in addition to the original Harrisonburg location. For our first Dressing Up with […]

Food Check-in: Poe’s Public House

September 29, 2014 by


Charlottesville is a city built on history. There’s also a lot to offer in the realm of locally crafted food and drinks. New restaurant owners Joe Fields and Mark Graham have decided to open a venue that combines historical and local foodie flavors. Fields and Graham opened Poe’s Public House on August 29th on The […]

A New World of Beer Comes to Charlottesville

September 21, 2014 by


There’s a new restaurant and bar in Charlottesville that offers people a trip around the world without leaving their bar stool. World of Beer – Charlottesville officially opens its doors Monday, Sept. 22, in The Flats at West Village on West Main Street. The bar and grill features 57 rotating taps, an infusion tower, a […]

Food Check-in: Red Pump – A Tuscan Kitchen

July 21, 2014 by


As someone who lived in Italy for over two years, it is safe for me to say that Red Pump Kitchen is the piece of Tuscan flare that Charlottesville was missing. The beautifully decorated, intimate environment is the perfect place to stop in for a uniquely created cocktail at the bar, or to gather friends and family around […]

Sweets Check-in: My Chocolate Shoppe

July 7, 2014 by


Ever since I was little, my favorite smell has been the sweet scent that hits one’s nose upon walking into a candy shop: creamy chocolate mixed with the soft scent of sweet and sour candies. Nostalgia struck when I first walked into My Chocolate Shoppe, and the child in me became giddy at all of the chocolate and […]