Monthly Archives: September 2013

Slowing things down…

I never thought I would talk about semi-retirement at the ripe old age of somewhere under 40 and over 30, but I am. On this website at least. My actual job that pays the bills takes up a lot of … Continue reading

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Chamber Music this Sunday

If you haven’t met or heard the Zezelj-Gualdi Duo, you’re in for a treat as the husband and wife duo kicks off the Chamber Music Concerts season this Sunday. Paolo Gualdi is a piano professor at Francis Marion University. (He … Continue reading

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The Grotto celebrates One Year Today!

In celebration of their being open for one year, the Grotto has two for one wine tastings tonight. They have a lovely Rose’ (a new favorite of mine) from Languedoc, a big oaky Chardonnay from Edna Valley, a crisp Italian … Continue reading

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Les Miserables at Florence Little Theatre

I have not had my usual time to write reviews, but I could not let the opportunity pass to give a shout out to the completely sold out Florence Little Theatre Production of “Les Miserables.” I have seen the traveling … Continue reading

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Florence To-do’s

When I first started this blog in 2006 (can you believe that!?) there wasn’t all that much for me to post. It seemed like every year, more and more started to happen. And now? Florence is EXPLODING. I know people … Continue reading

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Waving a magic wand…

We had a consultant once that asked us what we wanted if we could wave a magic wand and make it happen… So today’s “wave your magic wand” question is this: If you could wave a magic wand, what retailers … Continue reading

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Long Grain Cafe

Have y’all tried Long Grain cafe yet? I have been a few times and really enjoy it. My favorite menu item there (and maybe in all of Florence) is the tomato basil soup. It is delicious and every time I … Continue reading

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