carolina surf film festival

Surf Film FestivalNext Wednesday The Carolina Surf Film Festival will be hosting the East Coast premiere of Jason Baffa’s award winning surf film “Bella Vita” at the Terrace Theater. The show is a go if they sell enough tickets, so make sure to buy your tickets today! The after party will be held next door at Zia Taqueria where they will be serving up $3 margaritas. Come and experience a surfer’s journey though Italy. Bella Vita will take you on an “intimate and powerful journey of self-discovery, seeped in culture, tradition, and passion- where family comes first”. The trailer below says it all…

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Liz & Kari


queen street grocery


Off the beaten path in downtown Charleston, on the corner of Queen and Logan, sits a quaint eatery. Since 1922 this corner store has been serving locals and tourists alike. The Queen Street Grocery has something for everyone, dine-in or carry-out … Continue reading

charleston’s chez nous


Chez Nous: discrete, off the beaten path, and truly authentic! You know it must be amazing when it gets a local French teacher’s repeat vote. According to our friend Julia Shealy, Chez Nous is “as authentic as it gets” where “every bite is a treat … Continue reading

save the honeybee!

honeybee expo

Looking for something fun to do after the Charleston Bridge Run? Join the Charleston Area Beekeepers Association (CABA) for the 3rd annual Charleston Honey & Bee Expo at the Cinebarre, Houston Northcutt Boulevard in Mount Pleasant. Meet local beekeepers and … Continue reading

cafe medley on sullivan’s island

On our (lengthy) organizing project on Sullivan’s Island, we visited the yummy Cafe Medley… several times. A delicious, homebaked muffin or pastry with a steaming cup a joe was the perfect way to start our busy day. Sometimes, instead of … Continue reading

greenby3 to the rescue!

Our neighbor recently renovated her kitchen. Not wanting anything to go to waste, she talked to us about how to recycle the materials in her kitchen that would be torn out. We gave her the name of our good friend … Continue reading

mount pleasant’s the granary

Thank you executive chef and owner Brannon Florie for bringing The Granary to Mount Pleasant! Inspired by his background and time spent on Lowcountry Farms, Chef Florie provides a menu packed with local food. The environment makes you feel like you … Continue reading

the co-op gourmet grocery & deli


We recently completed a full scale organizing project on Sullivan’s Island. Everyday we would drive by THE CO-OP on our way to work and often temptation would win us over. This locally owned grocery and deli serves up fresh sandwiches … Continue reading

gruber family csa farm

don't miss out on delicious fresh veggies!

Since 1948 Gruber Farm has been dedicated to growing healthy and natural produce. Now, they are inviting you to join their new Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program and enjoy delicious, healthy and locally-grown produce. With three choices of seasonal share, … Continue reading

kudu coffee & craft beer

cappucinno with a shot of espresso!

On a recent organizing job downtown Charleston, we popped into one of our favorite places, Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer for a morning perk (coffee that is). We enjoyed sipping on our cappuccino and hot chocolate while taking in the … Continue reading