About Melissa

My name is Melissa Byers and I've been a Grand Strand resident for 12 years. I love living and raising my family here. We're all about the events, activities, and discounts!

About Melissa Byers

My name is Melissa Byers and I've been a Grand Strand resident for 13 years. I love living and raising my family here! We're all about the events, activities, discounts, RVing, travel, and crab cakes.

#LetTheFinBegin @ LandShark Bar & Grill Myrtle Beach!

Welcome to my favorite time of year here in Myrtle Beach. It's less crowded and the weather takes a breather making it the ideal time for outdoor dining. My husband and I recently had the opportunity … [Read more...]

Hurricane Preparedness 101 – What to do before and after a hurricane

Are You Ready for a Hurricane? Official Atlantic Hurricane Season runs June 1 through November 30, peaking in late August and September. September is National Preparedness Month, and as such, it’s … [Read more...]

At Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Myrtle Beach, it’s vacation time all year long!

Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville is a summer state-of-mind We had the opportunity to eat at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville. Whether you're on vacation or just want to feel like you it, it's *thee* place … [Read more...]

Medieval Times Myrtle Beach – Amazing New Show

Disclosure: While all opinions and descriptions are my own, my family and I were invited guests of Medieval Times Myrtle Beach Castle to experience the show and provide a review in exchange for … [Read more...]

My Myrtle Beach Favorite: Chicken Fingers

I have a nicely refined pallet but everyone loves a good chicken finger every now and then. If your kids are anything like mine, it's more like every now and ALWAYS! We've done the leg work and are … [Read more...]

My Myrtle Beach Favorite: Salad

This dish has been a longstanding favorite in our family. Available at California Dreaming, just south of 544 on Highway 501 in Surfside Beach, the California Dreaming Salad is what good dreams are … [Read more...]

2018-2019 Horry County Schools Calendar

The 2018-2019 Horry County Schools Calendar is available! Bookmark it now for easy access! My advice to you is to pay attention to the possible make-up days on October 8, January 18, and February … [Read more...]

You don’t earn the right to wear a bathing suit, you’re just born with it

Let's let that title sink in for a minute, shall we? You don't EARN the right to wear (and enjoy) a bathing suit. You are born with that right, no matter what your body looks like. No, really. It's … [Read more...]

3 tips for seeing fireworks with scared little ones

Parents with little ones in Myrtle Beach for the 4th of July, listen up! If you're planning to see fireworks but have someone in your family who's afraid, here are a few tips that saved me when … [Read more...]

2017 Free Summer Movies for Families in the Grand Strand [UPDATED]

It's great living in a tourist town because there's SO much to do. But during the summer, when the beaches and attractions are filled with visitors, it's also very expensive. That's why it's my … [Read more...]

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