Life in Summerville

October 8, 2019

Summerville Events – Oct to Nov 2019

Fall weather is starting to grace our days.  It’s the perfect time to get outside and do some of the things that are going on around Summerville.  Below is a list of events, festivals, live music and feasts coming up in the next month. Edisto Blackwater Boogie October 11, 2pm […]
September 25, 2019

The Sweet Tea Trail – what is it?

Summerville and Sweet Tea Many of you know that Summerville is the “Birthplace of Sweet Tea.”   This is based on a list of items purchased in 1890 for a reunion of old soldiers near Summerville which included 600 pounds of sugar, and 880 gallons of iced tea.   Although our history […]
September 19, 2019
Community Center

Enjoy the New Rollins Edwards Community Center

We all know Summerville works hard to make this a great place to live.  Another gem that was recently added to what the town offers is the Rollins Edwards Community Center.  The Town of Summerville, with a vision, purchased the old SC National Guard Armory in 2014.  It was then […]
September 3, 2019

Identifying the Animals on the South Carolina Beaches

It’s fun to go shell hunting on the beach but there’s so much more to see than just shells.  Here’s is a shortlist of the things you’ll find on the beaches near Charleston. Horseshoe Crab Their name indicates they’re a crab but they are not in the crab family.  They […]
August 28, 2019

The Bark Tales – The New Pet Care Service in Town

A lot of us have pets who are a part of our family.  We love them and take them with us where ever we can.  What about the times we can’t take them with us?  When we have to leave them at home?  That’s where The Bark Tales comes in. […]
August 27, 2019

Hippie Soul – A New Shop in Town

Deep down in my soul, I’ve always been a little bit bohemian. You probably wouldn’t know it from looking at me, but it’s true.  (That’s the realtor coming out in me – can’t show all my crazy hippie ways every day!)  I love the creativity and expression of using clothes […]
August 8, 2019

Live Music Events Coming Up in Summerville

Lately, we’ve been enjoying some of the live music around town.  Since the Hutchinson Square renovation and other venues being built around town, it seems the number of concerts and live music events are growing.  I’ve posted several Facebook live videos in the last couple of months and many of […]
August 7, 2019
Main Street Antiques

Main Street Antiques – 6000+sft of treasures

If you haven’t been to Main Street Antiques, you’ve probably driven by and not realized it.  It’s located at 200 North Main Street (no surprise there) next to the Family Dollar Store downtown.  Their entrance is deceivingly small but once you walk in, the shop keeps going and going with over […]
July 31, 2019

Condo Renovation – a Total Make Over

When John and Joyce, parents of long-time clients of mine, decided to purchase a second home here in Summerville to be near their kids and grandkids, they didn’t plan on a renovation project.  They were looking for easy living.  I hadn’t met them but talked with them several times on […]