It was a rainy, dreary afternoon in Charleston but I desperately needed some “me time.” Something that has always helped me feel rejuvenated and filled with gratitude for my city is taking advantage of the hidden gems throughout Charleston. I’ve been wanting to check out Under the Almond Trees ever since I first heard about it right after I had Hudson. It's located on the corner of King Street and Horlbeck Alley with parking right [...]
The most beautiful slice of Lowcountry heaven. Feels like you stepped into a Nicholas Sparks novel on this 2.5 acre property with gorgeous oaks, calm creeks, and a custom built home with so much sweet souther charm.
Helloooo football season! This is by far one of our favorite times of the year: pumpkin spice everything, leaves falling, saying goodbye to humidity (thank goodness), and of course football season is in full swing. Nothing beats watching Red Zone with your friends on a Sunday afternoon while hanging out and eating all the food. Which is why we're so excited to share one of our favorite recipes with you guys! This one has been [...]
A preapproval is important to the home buying process because it states the price range you qualify for which helps you begin the process of finding the right home at the right price. So how do you obtain a preapproval? Whichever lender you decide to use, will provide you with a preapproval which means you have provided minimal documentation and the lender has also checked your credit. Which leads to my next my point [...]
There’s nothing like some sunshine and fresh air to put you in the best mood ever. Recently, we’ve had some beautiful weather in the Lowcountry and I’ve wanted to be outside every minute of the day. It got me thinking about how many great activities there are in Charleston that allow you to be outside and make memories with friends and family. Here are some of my favorites: Pitt Street Pharmacy (you’ll feel like you’ve [...]
1125 Savannah Highway Charleston, SC 29407. This isn’t the address of your dream home, but it is the address of one of the most exciting chains to open in West Ashley. When I heard that Whole Foods was opening right down the street from where I live in Avondale, I started counting down the days until the grand opening. There was so much buzz going around about its size, the salad bar versatility, and the [...]
A true Charlestonian knows that Ye Ole Fashioned has the best ice cream in town. As a young girl, a treat would be getting an ice cream (specifically banana pudding - it’s the best!) from the iconic ice cream parlor and taking a quick tour of downtown. It was such a thrill to ride down King Street looking at the beautiful store fronts. We’d come to the corner of King and Broad where Berlin’s sign [...]
Charleston may not have many white Christmases, but we sure celebrate the holidays to the fullest. There are plenty of events to help get you in the holiday spirit. The Holiday Festival of Lights - November 9 - January 1 Get a group together, pile in your car, and enjoy the most iconic Christmas light display in Charleston. You can stay in your car for the tour or you can park and visit Santa’s Village. [...]