Kitchen Gadgets

In Cleveland County, professional chefs as well as serious home cooks know where to go for high-quality bakeware/cookware, cutlery and electrics (such as mixers and blenders), as well as a wide assortment of food-preparation tools: The International Pantry. But did you know the International Pantry also carries an assortment of fun and whimsical (yet useful) gadgets for the kitchen?

5 things I love

 Article Jerri Culpepper  Laura Kate Mancino, 10, launched her stage experience in the summer of 2017 with the production of Willy Wonka, Jr., in the role of Grandma Georgina, then was cast as Nana the dog in the 2018 production of Peter Pan, Jr., both performed at the Sooner Theatre. And in June, Laura Kate played the role of Junie B Jones,…

Patio Penache

 Article Jerri Culpepper | Photography Ryan Lassiter at Defining Image  In the summer, gatherings with family and friends are just that much more fun when they're held outdoors. Here, we shine the light on three favorite outdoor restaurant hangouts, each with very different vibes.  Each of these venues offers its own unique ambiance, not to mention a very different menu and drink…

Harrison and his dad

 Article Jerri Culpepper  2018 Salomon Assassin Pro (snowboard)  Salomon Store, $549.95

Katelynn & her mom

 Photography TinyMite's Photography  Sushi (especially their Adair roll)  Full Moon Sushi, $15.50

Hardy & 
Beautiful

When selecting plants for your garden or other landscaping areas, it’s important to consider a number of factors. Picking native plants ensures you get species that will thrive in your area, while getting drought-tolerant plants can help both your pocketbook and the planet (not to mention your time).