Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Stockings Were Hung by the Chimney With Care…

stocking stuffer ideasDoes your family love checking out their stockings on Christmas morning?

Both adults and kids alike enjoy delving through their stockings to see what treasures await them.

What’s the key to great stocking stuffers? Surprise and delight your loved ones with items that are unique, fun, practical, and personal.

Need help getting started? Review the list below and get stuffing!

Gifts for Men

Gifts for Women

Gifts for Kids and Teens

  • magnets
  • playing cards
  • sports items (swim goggles and cap, lacrosse ball, tennis ball, shin guards, mouthpiece)
  • water bottle
  • dress-up items
  • hair accessories
  • bubble bath and lotion
  • nail polish
  • gift certificate to spa/salon
  • tickets to sporting event or concert
  • books
  • puzzles
  • stuffed animals
  • colorful socks
  • fuzzy slippers
  • electronics and accessories
  • hats, mittens, and scarves

Gifts for Pets

54 Cool Stocking Stuffer Ideas

46 Genius Stocking Stuffers You’ll Want to Keep For Yourself

Stocking Stuffers For Kids

Chef’s Corner: Dogwood Southern Table & Bar

Chef's Corner at Dressler's RestaurantWelcome to Chef’s Corner at Dressler’s Restaurant. This month, we are excited to feature items from our newest restaurant, Dogwood Southern Table & Bar, located in Midtown Charlotte.

What is Dogwood all about? Fantastic cuisine, Southern hospitality, and a relaxed and warm atmosphere are just the beginning. We believe that high-quality products speak for themselves, and that great-tasting food and drinks that are locally sourced, expertly prepared, and enthusiastically served by our passionate team are an unbeatable combination. At Dogwood, the only thing we love more than preparing and enjoying our wonderful creations is sharing them with our amazing guests, friends, and family.

Stop in to see us at Dogwood and try some of these favorites from our menu.

Appetizer: Baked Fontina Cheesewith fresh garlic, herbs, and country bread.

EntréeNC Shrimp & Gritsfeaturing Anson Mills grits and herbed beurre blanc.

Dessert: Dora’s Banana PuddingGrandma Dora’s banana pudding recipe is simply the best!

Handcrafted Cocktail: C.V.B.C.Sour cherry and Madagascar vanilla bean infused Ridgemont Reserve, served over ice with bourbon-laced fresh cherries. Yes, it’s as good as it sounds!