Category Archives: Salt Life

With the Atlantic Ocean to our east, rivers meandering through bountiful marshes into our geographical heart, and barrier islands with sandy beaches just 15 minutes from Charleston’s urban core, the salty waters surround us, define us, and inspire us. Here in the Lowcountry, the ebb and flow of the tides each day is our touchstone. We revere our waters for its bountiful sea life and we revel in the opportunities this glistening playground provides. So join me as we explore this marvelous Salt Life on the Charleston Coast in the Lowcountry – from a peek inside spectacular homes on the Intracoastal Waterway, to a sunset boat cruise to a faraway inlet, to a glimpse of dolphins strand feeding on Morris Island.

A Lowcountry Palette

This morning, as I walked along the Battery, I met with a unique confluence of events that turns our waters a soft milky gray/blue, one of the beautiful colors of our Lowcountry palette.  When you have a cloudy sky, very little wind, … Continue reading

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Isle of Palms, Sullivan’s Island & Folly Beach – Are They Coming Back?

Since it’s the summer and the beach is on almost everyone’s mind, I thought I’d do a post about our island real estate and how it has fared over the past 10 years.  In doing my monthly newsletter in which … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons I Love Charleston’s Summertime Heat

It’s the dog days of summer here in Charleston and we are counting the days until fall. But until then, I am devoted to having a good attitude about our delightful July weather.  So here are my Top 10 reasons I love … Continue reading

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The Ideal Charleston Home for Yacht Lovers – 2 Concord St

Update 1/20/2015 – The price dropped to $9,250,000 today. From the original asking price of $17,500,000, to $13,000,000 to $11,000,000 and now under the big TEN-OH. COME AND GET IT! Ever since this building came on the market in 2006 … Continue reading

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And Home Again to my Beloved Lowcountry…

For those of you who follow my blog in a slightly regular fashion, you may have noticed that my last post was over a month ago.  I’ve been neglectful!  But I’ll chalk it up to what I am now calling … Continue reading

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Sometimes all we need is this…

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Just Another January Day in Charleston

Since the high was in the mid-60s the past weekend, we jumped at the opportunity to get out on the water and enjoy a spectacular blue day.  My husband, his brother and I hauled my kayak to Shem Creek, rented … Continue reading

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Dolphin Feeding Just Outside of Charleston

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