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Melissa Bigner

Make a splash at these area swimming holes and water-sport spots

June 2011
Part of the glory of living in the Lowcountry is our quick-fix proximity to miles upon miles of shoreline. Logging...

Hugging 1,000-plus-year-old trees one night at the Francis Beidler Forest

May 2011
Family or theater troupe? How about both? Meet three families who make their lives together on stage and off

May 2011
Lose yourself in Hell Hole Swamp any Saturday night to soak up some bluegrass

April 2011
One couple’s James Island garden comes of age

April 2011
Grab a bucket and dig into spring’s “real” crop at U-pick strawberry farms

March 2011
Discover a London couple’s mod riff on a traditional Charleston silhouette

March 2011
These old-school brambles are easy to grow and worth their weight in green-thumb gold

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

A South of Broad dependency becomes a showplace for color and art

March 2011
A South of Broad dependency becomes a showplace for color and art

January 2011
Channeling the past at Old Santee Canal Park

January 2011
The Peters make a storied home on Meeting Street’s “Mansion Row” their own

December 2010
Tucking into briny Bowens Island Restaurant

November 2010
Downtown: She’s a textile maven, and he might be the city’s best barista. Us? We’re invited to dig their digs

November 2010
Awendaw Green’s Barn Jams strike a chord

October 2010
How one family swapped downtown’s bustle for the mellow island life

October 2010
What happens when a pro tackles his own cottage kitchen

October 2010
Perfectly suited for autumn’s temperate weather, silver-sprigged Russian sage is a low-maintenance beauty

October 2010
Treat yourself to tricks at the St. Paul’s Academy Halloween Extravaganza

August 2010

August 2010
A cool adventure in firefighting history and education

July 2010
When temperatures climb high, opt for low-impact ambling along the little-known Patriots Point Trail

October 2008
The love and loss of two-wheeling in Charleston

June 2010
Adventures in public transportation

June 2010
One downtown resident gets in gear as she discovers the joy of urban pedaling

May 2010
Be a part of history at America’s first theater

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

April 2010
Saddling up for the Walterboro Rodeo