Ease into back-to-school with a look at Horry County schools supplies lists now

I don't want to say this too loudly, but there are less than six weeks before Horry County students return to school. Say it isn't so! I feel like we just truly settled into summer! I mention this … [Read more...]

Help Sebastian “Bash Cancer” at a fundraiser this weekend

Can you help? A local mom got the news every parent dreads. Her sweet boy has a rare and aggressive form of cancer and this family needs our help. Forgive me for this being just a quick post, … [Read more...]

Farmers markets make my Myrtle Beach summer special

This article appears on page 2 (!!) of the May 2015 issue of Parent News.  Spring is most definitely in the air and so is the pollen! We’re using a pretty solid amount of Claritin in this house, … [Read more...]

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...]

Did you know? Assign emergency contacts to your SC driver’s license

The moms in a local Facebook group always blow me away with the useful information they share. This nugget was too good to keep to myself. Did you know that if you have a South Carolina driver's … [Read more...]

Horry County Schools 2015-2016 calendar has just been released!

***If you're looking for the 2016-2017 calendar, here's a link.*** I've been stalking the Horry County Schools website for weeks in anticipation of this! I took only a quick look at it before … [Read more...]

The 2015 Girl Scout cookie season is under way in the Grand Strand

If you're local, it's Girl Scout cookie time! Grand Strand Girl Scouts are taking pre-orders until January 24th. Cookies will be delivered during the last week in February. For the weekends following, … [Read more...]

WonderWorks offers Local Appreciation Days (discount!)

WonderWorks at Broadway at the Beach, is offering a discounted admission for residents of Horry, Georgetown, and Brunwsick counties. Local ID is required. Now through December 15, 2014, adults will … [Read more...]

Ready for your first (or just a faster) 5K? There’s a class for that!

I've had the best experiences doing the Grand Strand Running Club's 5K training classes! Whether you're an experience runner trying to run the race just a bit faster or a walker who hasn't run a step … [Read more...]

Back to school in Horry County starts with school supplies lists!

I hate to interrupt this beautiful summer day to break it to you Horry County Schools parents and students, but we're only weeks away from that dreaded (joyous?!) first day of school! Today my kids … [Read more...]

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