Category Archives: South Carolina

Remembering the Gray Man: Foggy morning walk at Pawleys

Usually I’m up early at the beach.  I walk along the shore at Pawleys Island, South Carolina where we rent a house each summer.  Or follow Myrtle Avenue near the creek where I can see both the marsh and the … Continue reading

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Morning walk creekside: Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Walking the beach at Pawleys Island when the sun begins its daily push skyward is breathtaking, for sure.  (Click here for Morning beach walk: Pawleys Island.)   But a search for other routes can net stunning views, too.  Pawleys has dual … Continue reading

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Morning beach walk: Pawleys Island, South Carolina

No matter how many years (more than 30 now), we’ve walked the beach at the South End of Pawleys Island, we never tire of the early morning spectacular.  Pawleys is our place.  Our home away from home.  Where for one … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: One

The WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: One already has outstanding entries (Click here to see them all), but I wanted to add another to the list:  the idea that you may be able to save one sea turtle if you can … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea

The WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge this week is the Sea. If you’ve followed my blog over the past year, you know that we vacation in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, each summer.  There’s something about the sea anywhere that carries us away, but this … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Carefree

I wish I could say my last two weeks have been carefree, but, alas, the new school year has moved in with a vengeance! Here’s to more posts coming up soon! The Weekly Photo Challenge this week focuses on the … Continue reading

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A Word a Week Challenge: Roof

This week’s A Word a Week Challenge: Roof came during our annual week at the beach.  We stay at Pawleys Island, South Carolina, in a house one row off the beach, but we have a good vantage point from the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

You’ve no doubt heard of the farm-to-table movement, one we embrace heartily especially in the summer. Produce stands and temporary farmers’ markets pop up in some of the most unlikely places like church parking lots, downtown squares, and temporary make-shift … Continue reading

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Better Bring a Cooler: Independent Seafood, Georgetown SC

My husband and I have spent the last days of summer at Pawleys Island for so many years, we’ve lost count.  But even though we know the routine of renting, the journey down highways and byways from Knoxville to South Carolina, and that great … Continue reading

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Cooper’s: Old-time Country Store on the Way to the Beach!

For the past oh maybe 30 years or so, we’ve taken our family to the beach. Each summer. To Pawley’s Island, South Carolina.  And for the past 10 or so years (it would have been more if we had discovered it!), … Continue reading

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