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Magnolia

May 2017
Mother’s Day gifts by Charleston-based makers 

May 2017
Bring on the magnolia blooms! This month, Magnolia grandiflora’s immense flowers open, filling the air with their...

February 2017

February 2017
A skilled barista can brew a boldly delicious black or create the perfect cocktail of coffee and complements, complete...

February 2017
Every few years, we survey Charleston’s culinary scene, asking area gourmands, food writers, and other F...

December 2016
Every December, one jolly soul caps her South of Broad cupola with a super-sized Santa hat 

November 2016
What’s happening this month?

August 2016
John Zucker shares three fruit-forward dishes

August 2016
On the night of February 17, 1864, the Confederate submarine H. L. Hunley slipped out of Breach Inlet and headed for...

April 2016
This month, load up on inspiration, information, and plenty of plants at events around town

April 2016
Jenny and Michael Messner nurture a bold, green future for Charleston, from the Low Line to Laurel Island, wherever...

December 2015
Dig into a veritable Lowcountry feast, from centuries-old receipts such as shrimp pie and cream oysters to 20th-century...

December 2016

April 2015
Charleston Wholesale Florist is bringing more blooms—and business—to town

February 2015
In February, this cold-hardy evergreen shrub or tree fills gardens of the Lowcountry with a welcome blaze of color,...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

December 2014

November 2014
As he heads down the homestretch, Mayor Riley seems to be gaining steam. He may need it

October 2014
Today’s Holy City offers resources galore for those raising their own food and even keeping their own bees: places to...

On the water (and in the air) with Chucktown’s own pro kiteboarder, Davey Blair

September 2014
After debating between two coasts, Lynne and Steve Hamontree settled on Sullivan’s Island and, with help from area...

September 2014

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

Our taste & tell guide to the latest F&B openings in Charleston

April 2014

April 2014
A neglected lot gets a makeover, including a new home and private garden that blend seamlessly by design    

April 2014
A grand community garden opens in West Ashley

March 2014
Each spring, azalea blooms turn the Lowcountry landscape into a kaleidoscope of pink, red, purple, magenta, and white....

February 2014