Five, Four, Three, Two, One!

As we begin 2020–a new decade–we set goals for what we want our future selves to be like and look like. We take a glance back at where we have been and what we have done, and we try to remember to extend ourselves grace. January is a time to cleanse, to start fresh and … Continued

For Auld Lang Syne & New Beginnings

As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. And time sure has flown by this year, as we can’t believe we’ve put together the final issue of Lake Murray Lifestyle in 2019. There’s a unique perspective that working in publishing brings. While we certainly don’t want to wish our lives away, we’re always looking … Continued

Thankful for Lake Murray Community

As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and extra time to spend with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always prompts a time of reflection. As we pause from the hustle and bustle of putting together a monthly magazine, we’re able to look back on the past … Continued

Food, Glorious Food

Are you hungry, Lake Murray folks? We’re sure you will be when you read—or should we say devour—this Foodie issue. We scoured the streets in search of delicious bites throughout the Lake Murray region. We’re confident in the area’s reputation as a true dining target. While we try not to play favorites, the magazine’s “Foodie issue” is near and … Continued

Stylin’ in September

In the magazine world, the September issue is one of the most anticipated arrivals of the year. It’s the unofficial first look at this season’s fashion trends and predictions for the upcoming year. It’s the issue fashionistas can’t wait to get their hands on. So, it is with much excitement that we present you with … Continued

Wistful August

For many of us, August is a bittersweet turning point in the calendar year. Summer freedom is winding down, and school bells will be ringing any day now. While the lazy days of sipping cool beverages lakeside or poolside may be numbered, this month brings a sense of renewal. New routines, new clothes and new school supplies … Continued

Summer on the Lake

Summertime is a magical season. The kids are out of school, the sunshine seems never-ending and there’s no shortage of adventures that await, especially on or near our beloved water. For many, summer evokes fond memories of childhood—sleepaway camp, family vacations and swimming until your fingers shriveled like prunes. We also celebrate our nation’s independence, … Continued

We Salute Men of Lake Murray

This month, we present our “Gents” issue, celebrating all things masculine. Of course, there’s Father’s Day on June 16, but there are so many more reasons why it’s great to be a guy this month. With the summer season underway, the longer, sunny days can be filled with fishing excursions, backyard cookouts, camping trips, baseball … Continued

Inspired by Community

Hello, and welcome to the premiere issue of Lake Murray Lifestyle—where we’re inspired by community, and hope this magazine inspires you too! We’re thrilled to be your source for all things local here in Lake Murray. As you flip through these pages, you’ll be drawn into the incredible stories behind the people and places that … Continued