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Live oaks

January 2017
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June 2016
Ready for a splash? On the sultriest of summer days, the best—and most fun—way to cool off is to get wet. Lucky for us...

February 2016
Feeling the pull of a childhood spent on the water and the knowledge that this is where you belong 

February 2016
Towering over 65 feet high, this majestic Southern live oak (Quercus virginiana) is said to be the oldest living thing...

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
Travel back to the Summer of 1975 as six local writers reflect on what life was like from Charleston to East Cooper to...

August 2015
Tranquil beauty reigns in local David Rawle’s labor of love, the new Theodora Park in Ansonborough

May 2015
Micah Garrison of Palmetto Mushrooms joins a growing number of state-certified mushroom foragers

October 2014
A local businesswoman and community volunteer turns a 1956 residence into the contemporary home of her dreams—without...

July 2014
Charleston is a hotbed for handcrafted home goods. Meet some of the area’s most talented artisans and peek at their...

April 2014
Magnificent live oaks define our landscape, offering poetic structure to our vistas, shade on scorching summer days,...

The surprising benefits of new local plantings  

No one stumbles upon The Ocean Room. More than any other Lowcountry restaurant, you make a deliberate effort to be here...

June 2013
30 fun, cultural, educational, and downright quirky destinations for sunny-day adventures  

April 2013

December 2012
Concrete, wood, glass, and steel headline one family’s sunny vacation home on the marsh

April 2012
Falling hard for an “inland” Eden, historic Hampton Park

August 2011
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Lowcountry plantation opens to visitors this fall

March 2011
A modern home on Kiawah draws inspiration from elemental materials

May 2010
Learning the ropes at the James Island County Park climbing wall

April 2010
Airy Hall’s Kendrick Mayes finds art in articulated skeletons

Don’t matter how you preserve the Lowcountry, so long as you get it done

January 2010
Don’t matter how you preserve the Lowcountry, so long as you get it done

December 2009
Gift yourself some together time during a leisurely pedal at Magnolia Plantation

A small Spring Island hideaway finds one Tarheel couple living large among Lowcountry foliage.

June 2009
A small Spring Island hideaway finds one Tarheel couple living large among Lowcountry foliage

June 2008
The interior design maven behind haute home decor emporium Elizabeth Stuart Design opens the doors to her rehabbed Old...

October 2008