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Poke”Mom” Go

Finding ourselves on the back end of a 1,000 mile move to Charleston, where the only person that we knew was our realtor, was a bit overwhelming.  The thing is, people do that everyday.  I’ve moved a lot in my life, but mostly within a 30-mile radius.  This was different.  I left my career, family, […]

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Charleston Coffee Shops

Happy National Coffee Day! 15+ Charleston Coffee Shops to Check Out Today!

It’s National Coffee Day…as if we needed an excuse.  Here are just a few local spots, recommended by our contributors, to hit up while celebrating this sacred Mama holiday! {Disclaimer…these are just a few locations and not an exhaustive Charleston area list. We would LOVE to hear about your favorites! Fill us in in the comments!} Downtown:: […]

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Charleston Pumpkin Patches

2016 Guide to Pumpkin Patches in Charleston

There is no shortage of Pumpkin Patches in Charleston this year! Are we missing your favorite pumpkin patch? Let us know in the comments below! Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch Hwy. 17, Mt. Pleasant (1/2 mile north of Long Point Rd.) Pick your own pumpkin at this pay by the pound patch. A variety of candies, fresh produce, [...]
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Charleston Farms and Corn Mazes

2016 Guide to Farms and Mazes in Charleston

You'll certainly get in the Fall spirit when you visit one of our nearby farms and mazes in Charleston! Enjoy corn mazes, hay rides, pumpkin patches, and more! Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch Hwy. 17, Mt. Pleasant (1/2 mile north of Long Point Rd.) Get lost in Boone Hall's giant eight acre corn maze, sponsored by Ameris Bank.  This year's [...]
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Charleston Festivals

2016 Guide to Fall Festivals in Charleston

There are plenty of fun Halloween and Fall festivals in Charleston that the entire family can enjoy this year! Check out our list of events and let us know in the comments below if we missed one of your favorites! Summerville Rotary Oktoberfest Brown Family Park, Nexton, Summerville, SC 29483 Live German Oom Pah Band, food [...]
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September Events Charleston

Mom’s Guide to September: Family Events in Charleston

OverviewSeptember 1-3September 4-10September 11-17September 18-24September 25-30Overview Welcome to September! This month we’re looking forward to all things fall and a long list of local events for the whole family! Don’t forget to check out our Resources Page for all our local guides - parks & playgrounds, photographers, birthday parties, and more! Please click on the tabs above [...]
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August Event in Charleston

Mom’s Guide to August: Family Events in Charleston

This month, we wrap up summer and start getting ready to get back into routine with school starting.  However, there are still plenty of fun, family-friendly summer activities to squeeze in before Labor Day. Guide to Free and Cheap Summer Movies  Charleston Summer Bucket List FARMER’S MARKET  The annual Freshfields Village Farmer’s Market, located in […]

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Explaining Homelessness to a Four Year Old

Here in Charleston, you’ve heard about the clearing of Tent City-the tiny house project and the multitude of non-profits, higher education institutions and concerned citizens looking out for the 5,040 homeless men, women, and children living in the streets of the Holy City. I’m ashamed to say I never really thought much about this epidemic […]

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