Life in Summerville

June 21, 2019

The Stand Snowballs

A Sweet Treat to Beat the Heat If you’ve never been to The Stand Snowballs, it’s easy to overlook.  It’s tucked away in the same lot as Coastal Produce on North Cedar Ave.  If you do not take the time to find it, you are definitely missing out.  That tiny […]
June 13, 2019
Books On Main

Main Street Reads – Summerville’s Local Bookstore

New Local Bookstore in Town Summerville has long needed a local bookstore. The activity at Main Street Reads since opening March 1st highly confirms this.  The owners, Sheri Stauch and her family, previously used the building as office space.  With the downtown area evolving, she decided to turn the space […]
June 7, 2019

Summerville Goat Yoga

Fun and Healthy – Goat Yoga Are you looking for a healthy way to unwind from your stressful week?  Does your heart leap for joy when you meet a new furbaby?  I have two words for you…GOAT YOGA.  Did you just smile?  I know I did when I first heard […]
May 29, 2019

Knightsville General Store – Great Daily Lunches & Monthly Porch Jams

The Knightsville General Store is a hidden gem.  I’ve heard of it over the last couple of years but only recently visited during their monthly Porch Jam. What’s a Porch Jam you ask? It’s some good old-fashioned family fun on a summer night.  Every 2nd Saturday from 5-8pm, talented musicians […]
May 9, 2019

Eva’s on Main – New Owners, Same Southern Hospitality

“We have big shoes to fill” she said with a warm smile.  I met with Whitney Easler on a Wednesday morning that was much like most mornings around Eva’s on Main.  There was a bustle of wait staff, plates of food, and people.   Tables held a variety of patrons young […]
April 10, 2019

131 South Main St Renovations – finally complete!

131 South Main St:  Renovations Complete! As some of you may have seen, the renovations on our home have been pretty stagnant for the last year.  Thankfully, we didn’t run out of money nor did my husband die.  We got sidetracked. Here’s the quick story of our renovations at 131 South […]
March 26, 2019

St Paul’s Tea Room – An Annual Tradition

It’s that time of year when the flowers bloom, the Flowertown Festival is close and St Paul’s Tea Room is the go to place for lunch for two weeks.  If you’ve never been, it’s delightful.  That’s the best word I can use to describe it.  They have live music playing, […]
March 20, 2019
Middleton Camellia Walk

Middleton Camellia Walk – a Photo Gallery

Below are some photos from the Camellia Walk at Middleton Plantation.  I went with my mom and husband so you’ll see us in the pictures too.  I wish I was a professional photographer so I could better share the beauty of Middleton with you, but this, along with my recommendation […]
January 31, 2019

How close is Summerville to the Beaches?!

If you live here and have always lived here, what I’m about to write is second nature to you. But if you’ve moved here from somewhere else in the country, recently or a while ago, or you’re even thinking about living here, I’m sure you’ve asked these two questions; how […]