Summer is right around the corner and for many, that means planning a vacation. We all know road trips are a fun and efficient way to travel, but sometimes your packing to-do list can get pretty long. Here are some of our road trip essentials for your next trip:
Let’s start with snacks. Snacks can make or break a trip,… Read More “Road Trip Essentials”
As Summer quickly approaches an end, many families are getting that last beach trip in before life returns to reality. Myrtle Beach’s lively atmosphere and warm waters are the perfect place.
Now that Summer is full-fledge the water is warmer which may cause the tides to be more aggressive than normal. During this season riptide safety is much more critical.… Read More “Rip Current Safety”
There’s something special about the way the ocean soothes you: the sounds, the smells, the sunshine… No, really, it’s science! If the waves are calling you and you’re looking for an excuse to meet the shore this weekend, here it is. First of all, the beach is good for your body. Just walking along the white sands can be a… Read More “Why the beach is good for your soul II”
A staple of every church dinner or family reunion, the pound cake is a southern art form. There are many varieties from chocolate and cream cheese to key lime and lemon, but if you can master the original, the others are a piece of “cake”!
It’s almost a rite of passage for a southern girl to learn how to make… Read More “Summer Recipe Series: Classic Vanilla Pound Cake”
New Year, New You
Hello 2016!I waited a few weeks before writing about what everyone has been discussing – New Year’s resolutions. Now that you’ve broken half of them, it’s time to get back on track.We all need a nice, fresh start to look forward to. This is the time when everyone makes (and breaks) their resolutions. Perhaps the resolutions… Read More “New Year, New You”
One. More. Week.
It’s hard to believe that Christmas is only a week away. The real question is are you ready for 2016? Too soon? Well I guess we need to get through the holidays first and enjoy the ever-so-wonderful cookies, pies and endless sweets before we make our impossible New Year’s resolutions.
Everyone has their own unique and special… Read More “One More Week Until Christmas”
Thanksgiving Day is celebrated throughout the United States each year on the fourth Thursday of November. Historically, Thanksgiving has been a tradition and celebration of the blessings of the year. The “Holiday Season” begins with Thanksgiving. The most common attribute to this great holiday is of course the food. Families and friends gather at the… Read More “”
Welcome Back! All Roads Open and Lead to Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Myrtle Beach Area Welcomes Visitors With Open Roads, Sunshine
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – While national and regional media coverage regarding the recent storms and floods quickly created questions and concerns from visitors, the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce immediately implemented a plan to address concerns and reassure travelers… Read More “60 More Days of Summer”
Happy Fall, Y’all…The leaves are changing color, the air is cool and brisk and the smell of pumpkin-flavored everything is all around us. Fall is here, people!Fall is a perfect season to visit the beach. It’s not too hot and not too crowded. And if you are as frugal as I am, you will appreciate the low prices that are… Read More “Happy Fall, Y’all”
Summer Isn’t Over Yet…As we approach the middle of August, school is starting back up and some are returning to work. Summer sure does seem to fly past us and some may think they didn’t have enough time to enjoy the vacation they hoped and planned for. Here’s the thing – it’s not too late.Life can get in the way,… Read More “Summer May Be Ending, But It’s Never Too Late to Start Your Vacation”