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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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Gift Giving Traditions

Six Holiday Gift-Giving Traditions

This will by my family’s first Christmas as a party of three, and I’ve been asked several times in the last few weeks what my husband and I are planning to get our nine and a half month old daughter.  I was caught off-guard the first time I was asked this, thinking, “Ummm…food, shelter, clothing?” […]

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Nap Trap

The Nap Trap

Before the arrival of my daughter, I imagined myself as being the type of parent who would still get out of the house and do what I want, when I want, because my child would learn to adapt to my lifestyle.  While I certainly knew my life would change with a child, I assumed that […]

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CMB Contributors’ Halloween Recap

As if you haven’t been inundated with enough pictures of cute kids in costumes the past few days on social media, the contributors of Charleston Moms Blog wanted to show off share with you our cuties and what we were up to around Charleston this Halloween! Brigid and Marie kicked off the Halloween weekend at Chick-fil-a’s […]

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Four Reasons to Make a Baby Book

Four Reasons Why You Should Still Make a Baby Book

Recently I was talking to some friends about working on my little one’s baby book, and I was surprised to learn how many people aren’t doing them any longer.  The primary argument against baby books seems to be that they are time-consuming and unnecessary when so many memories are already published online through Facebook, Twitter, […]

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