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The Kindred Spirit Mailbox

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Karen and I recently spent a weekend in the southern-most Brunswick Islands, NC enjoying numerous adventures—from exploring The Museum of Coastal Carolina and the Ingram Planetarium to sipping chai tea at the local coffee shop Drift—but… Continue reading

Harvest Home Weekend Festival at Brookgreen Gardens

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If you know me at all or have been following this blog, you already know that I’m not over-exaggerating when I say that autumn festivals are one of my favorite things in the… Continue reading

Conway Fall Festival

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Autumn has always been my favorite time of year; so much so that I refer to it as “the most wonderful time of the year” much to the dismay of my best friend… Continue reading

The Trippo Water Slide of North Myrtle Beach

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An “adventure” is defined as “an unusual or exciting experience or activity; especially the exploration of the unknown”.  If I’m being honest, oftentimes I don’t know what I’m getting myself into when Karen… Continue reading

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium

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Looking for a place where you can find authentic shrunken heads, a 19th century vampire killing kit, and the world’s longest chewing gum wrapper chain?  Want to learn about ancient Egyptian tombs and… Continue reading

Paddleboarding on the Waccamaw River

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As an environmentally conscious person, I tout outdoor activities as some of my favorite things to do, but truth be told I don’t get into the great outdoors as often as I’d like. … Continue reading

Carolina Vineyards Winery at Barefoot Landing

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Carolina Vineyards Winery is a local winery that produces wine from many fruits grown right in South Carolina.  The winery offers numerous tasting locations, and since we had an adventure nearby their Barefoot Landing… Continue reading

FREE! Carriage Rides at The Market Common

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Market Common offers free carriage rides each Friday throughout the summer.  These complimentary carriage rides begin outside of the Dolce Lusso Salon starting from 6-9 pm.  Because we didn’t know how busy it… Continue reading

FREE! Movies in the Park- The Lorax- at Riverfront Park in Conway, SC

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Karen and I, along with her family and some friends, were able to enjoy yet another free outdoor movie this past Friday.  (See last week’s post about Movies Under the Stars in Valor Park… Continue reading

FREE! Movies Under the Stars: “Annie” at Valor Park

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Growing up in Pennsylvania, one of my favorite things to do on a warm summer night was to attend our local drive-in movie theater.  It wasn’t until I got older that I realized… Continue reading