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An estuary is a body of water that is comprised of more than one source of water flowing into it. Winyah Bay, in Georgetown is a unique estuary – there are only two that replicate it on the East Coast. Five rivers flow in out and of this one body of water – The Waccamaw, […]

Growing up, I never pursued art because I was intimidated by it, and I want to teach people not to be fearful about creating.  Art is about the journey, and not necessarily about the finished product. It’s what you learn along the way – your work may come out differently than your original vision! The […]

Growing up, I never pursued art because I was intimidated by it, and I want to teach people not to be fearful about creating.  Art is about the journey, and not necessarily about the finished product. It’s what you learn along the way – your work may come out differently than You’re ready to remodel […]

Egg Boats

By Betsy L. Haase

No one knew at the 4th of July picnic that my husband of almost 25 years had just walked out the door less than a day ago. Everyone believed the story he had to work that day as my teenage daughter and I arrived wearing denim and patriotic t-shirts from Old Navy bearing our usual […]

Wake Up Call

By Diane DeVaughn Stokes

There are so many happy songs about summer, and why not? Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are filled with cookouts, boating, swimming, sprawling out on the beach with a good book, ice cream, friends and relatives coming to visit – and did I mention ice cream? It really is the best time of […]

Margaret and  the Diamond Key Mystery Written by Marsha Tennant with Lyric Bailey and Illustrated by Amy Crane Join Margaret, Mad Maverick and the crew of the Howling Queen as they set sail in search of the Diamond Key booty. A merpup, two funky felines and a mysterious stowaway add to the adventure. Will they be […]

Twenty-twenty vision was mine until age 42. The morning after I turned 42, I woke to blurry eyesight, not due to any celebratory libation the night before. I saw the optometrist. He diagnosed bifocals, and for the next twenty years every photo taken of me is of a bespectacled person. As time passed, my prescriptions […]

Sun Sisters

By Carol Aluzzo

From the moment Janie introduced herself, I knew we were going to be friends. Both her husband and mine had just transferred to the company’s Long Island office from out of state and we were feeling awkward at a company party. We soon discovered that we were both married for a few years and, rather […]

We all want our children to look adorable – and be comfortable. Fortunately, there are a lot of fun options for parents and grandparents. Muslin is a fabric that has the ability to withstand countless washes which is a huge plus for parents. Not to mention it gets even better and softer with age. The […]

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