‘I’m not dead, yet!’

beginning of race

Before the Diva Half Marathon in North Myrtle Beach

In January, after years of starting and stopping exercise regimes, I finally committed to training for a half marathon.

I started from nothing. Day after day, for 20 weeks, I built my miles, stamina, endurance and determination. Continue reading

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A new kind of journey

Travel is all about the journey. It often starts with daydreaming about a destination, researching it to learn more, buying tickets or reserving a hotel and heading out. Once you get there, another part of the journey begins in exploring your destination.

But not all journeys are about travel.

I recently started a new journey of my own that doesn’t involve travel…I signed up for a half marathon. Continue reading

Where to go in Myrtle Beach?

The Grand Strand is really, quite grand. From North Myrtle Beach to Georgetown, there are more than 60 miles of beaches for tourist and locals alike to enjoy. Because so many people want to visit and live at the beach, there are plenty of fun, amazing things to do to occupy your vacation time and your spare time, if you are a local.

Having lived here for nearly a decade, it is tough to get out there and remember, as you are sitting in bumper to bumper traffic, why people love to come here.

So, in order to fall in love with my tourist town again, I have set out to find the gems that both tourists and locals can love.

Here are two categories that Myrtle Beach, and the Grand Strand, are known for:

Food

Fun