Mark your calendar for Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s

UPDATED FOR 2015! They're doing it again!  Ben & Jerry's is giving away free cones of ice cream on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  All donations and tips collected will benefit the Grand Strand … [Read more...]

The Broadway Speedboat – Go for it, you don’t actually get wet.

Update, 6/11/13 - I had the opportunity to stop by the Speedboat landing this weekend at Broadway at the Beach and there's been a price increase. Adults are now $17.99 and children are … [Read more...]

Ready to send your baby off to kindergarten, Mom? It’s registration time!

Update: A new class of pre-K, kindergarten and (new) first grade students is getting ready for their first day in the big school! Registration in Horry County is next week, March 18 - 22, 2013. See my … [Read more...]

This family’s review of Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland

December 20, 2012: Just a quick update. We paid another visit to Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland tonight and, again, it was great. My only word of advice is to skip the Winter Wonderland Experience in … [Read more...]

Sparkles at Broadway to host their 2nd Annual Pinkalicious Read Along

Do you have a little Pinkalicious fan in your house?  This one is for you! Sparkles at Broadway at the Beach is hosting their 2nd Annual Sparkles Read-Along starring Pinkalicius on Sunday, September … [Read more...]

Auditions this Sunday for the Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre’s holiday performance of the Nutcracker

Attention all prima ballerinas!  This Sunday, September 9, 2012 from 2 to 4 p.m., the Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre is holding auditions for their annual holiday performance of The Nutcracker.  I've … [Read more...]

Disney on Ice is coming again to the Florence Civic Center again!

Disney on Ice - Worlds of Fantasyis coming to the Florence Civic Center from November 1-4, 2012!  The shows features characters from Toy Story, Cars, The Little Mermaid, and the Disney Fairies. There … [Read more...]

Pamper yourself and help a new pregnant teens shelter at the same time – very limited time offer!

I had the opportunity recently to chat with Teresa McKinney, owner of Rejuvenation Day Spa & Salon in the shopping center at the intersection of Carolina Forest Blvd and River Oaks Drive, and she … [Read more...]

Beach, Boogie, and BBQ Festival this weekend!

Happy Labor Day weekend!  It's the final weekend of summer and the 7th annual Beach, Boogie, and BBQ Festival is a great farewell. The festival is Friday through Sunday at Grand Park in the Market … [Read more...]

Carolina Forest Library set to open Tuesday, September 4th

It's been a long time coming, but the Carolina Forest branch of the Horry County Library system is set to open on Tuesday, September 4, 2012!  Their hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 10 … [Read more...]

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