Life in Summerville

July 23, 2019

Virginia Creeper Trail – A Great Weekend Excursion!

Virginia Creeper Trail Several weeks ago my husband and I celebrated our 15th wedding anniversary in the mountains.  While there, we mountain biked.  OK, I like saying that because it makes me sound adventurous and athletic but here’s the real story.  We biked half of the Virginia Creeper Trail. Eighteen miles […]
July 18, 2019
Cal Huge

Meet Cal Huge – the photographer

Who is Cal Huge? Cal Huge is a life long learner – with his latest passion being photography.  He’s one of those men that the more you get to know him, the more you realize how extraordinaire he is.  His occupations have included attorney, farmer, coordinator for relief and development […]
July 1, 2019

Happy Independence Day Y’all!

Happy 4th of July Y’all! Celebrating the Present How will you and your family celebrate our National Independence Day?  We’ll be heading to Gahagan Park to see the fireworks but there are several fun events around town that you may want to check out.  Here’s information on a few.  Make […]
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 […]