It's autumn, and the weather is just right for day trips! Yesterday we decided to take a trip to the Greenville Zoo. Greenville, South Carolina is about an hour and a half from our home, and on our previous day trip there, we decided we'd like to go back more than once. It's a beautiful, … Continue reading The Greenville Zoo
On one spontaneous morning, we decided to drive to Greenville, South Carolina and visit their Children's Museum. We didn't know much about Greenville at the time or how much we'd love it. (We're definitely going back!) Right next to the Children's Museum was the county's art museum, and it was open one hour later than … Continue reading Greenville County Museum of Art
Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on Wednesday, August 12, 2015. We are having a short “staycation” of sorts while my husband has some time off from work. In order to make the best of it, we thought we’d explore some places we have never been to before, and since it’s too hot … Continue reading Day Trip to Greenville’s Children’s Museum
Botany Bay Plantation was private land until 2008 when it was acquired by the South Carolina Budget and Control Board. They have a cooperative partnership with The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, who manages this property. Now it's a preserve and wildlife management area, so no one is allowed to remove anything from the land, including shells. … Continue reading Nature Watch: Botany Bay Plantation, Edisto Island, SC
In May we took a trip to Edisto Island, SC, and I'm just now getting around to sharing some of my wildlife photos with you from that trip. I have so many, I will be dividing them into two posts. I don't have a long lens, so some of my photos are not very good, … Continue reading Nature Watch: Wildlife on Edisto Island
Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on June 4, 2014. About three weeks ago my family was lucky enough to spend a week on beautiful Edisto Island, South Carolina thanks to my aunt who gave us a week in her timeshare. Unfortunately, right before we went, my family was suffering from a virus, and … Continue reading Visiting Edisto Island Again
Photos from our recent trip to Edisto Island, South Carolina.
Well, we were at the beach and for only one day, but the short trip has kept me away from the Internet for a while. I'll be posting again soon, and I'll tell you more about this adventure to the sea too. I hope ya'll are having a fabulous week.