Sly’s Happy Halloween

I found myself roaming the halls of the Francis Marion in search of Charleston ghosts when I wandered into my hotel’s gift shop, The General’s Store.  I did not discover “frights,” but many delightful treats and keepsakes of my beloved Charleston.  The store has...

Proof

437 King Street; http://www.facebook.com/proofcharleston Upscale cocktails, craft beer and a selection of small plates which changes daily, make Proof the perfect place to visit again and again. Located just blocks away from the Francis Marion, this intimate new bar...
National Nut Day is upon us!

National Nut Day is upon us!

270 King Street; http://www.riverstreetsweets.com/ I celebrated my advocacy for fair trade nuts and healthy living by visiting Market Street Sweets on KING STREET.   Pecans are my favorite go-to nut, but I never expected to find such a mouth-watering assortment of...
Sly at the Farmers Market

Sly at the Farmers Market

Marion Square – Saturdays April – December; http://www.charlestonfarmersmarket.com/ I can’t begin to tell you how much fun I had last Saturday at the city’s Farmers Market!  I shopped for the best produce, foods, herbs, flowers and crafts from local...
Carolina on King

Carolina on King

258 King Street; http://carolinaonking.com/ Since the Gamecocks are unstoppable on the field, you need to stop in to their new visitor center located on King Street.  University of South Carolina fans no longer have to travel to Columbia to find official gamecock...