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Halloween Costumes for Couples

13 Halloween Costumes for Couples

Way back before children, Dave and I were party animals.  We loved entertaining at our house, and our favorite party to throw was a massive annual Halloween party.  We had a haunted maze in our garage, a life-sized animatronic Hannibal Lector, and tons of Halloween themed food!  But our biggest claim to fame was our costume contest.  Everyone […]

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5 Favorite Fall Activities in Charleston

I love me some Fall. Being from Upstate New York though, there are moments when fall in Charleston makes me a bit sad.  I don’t think I am alone in this.  Fellow Northern transplants: Who’s with me?! I’m not sure whether it’s the vibrantly gorgeous leaves turning on the mountains in the backdrop, the nostalgia […]

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Grandparents’ Day Should Be Every Day

“Nana, Gran, Mimi, Grandpa, Chief” – the grandparent names are endless. Whatever they are called, there are no such people quite like grandparents. Grandparents’ Day this year falls on Sunday, September 13. It always falls on the first Sunday after Labor Day and is a day that celebrates the wonderful grandparents out there. A housewife […]

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Fall Events

The Ultimate Guide to Fall in Charleston

Fall is upon us! The season doesn’t officially begin until September 22, but with the kids back in school we can’t help but get into the spirit and think about pumpkin patches, hay rides, Halloween costumes, and spooky haunted houses. Charleston has so much to offer when it comes to Fall events so we created […]

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Fall is my Downfall

Fall has always been my favorite time of year.  It represents the excitement of school starting, the anticipation of the holiday season, the entrance of cooler weather {finally!} and the general feeling of starting anew. Not to mention the pumpkin carving, hay rides, Halloween parties, family gatherings, pumpkin flavored everythings….etc. And the past few years, Fall has also been […]

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A Super Simple 4th of July Menu

We love the Fourth of July in our house and I always look forward to bringing a dish to family get togethers. This year, I plan to go all out (for me that means not ordering out) since I am the only one doing the cooking. Besides, it’s always great to start your own holiday […]

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4th of July in Charleston 2017

Family-Friendly 4th of July in Charleston (Plus a Free Printable!)

The 4th of July is all about celebrating the birthday of America, thanking those that fight for our freedom, bbq-ing with friends and family, and fireworks! Oh, the fireworks! There’s something magical about seeing the sky light up in red, white & blue. We’ve compiled a list of fantastic fireworks displays and Independence Day events […]

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