Staycation, Holistay, Daycation:

Many of us remember growing up and building a fort in our living rooms. What a wonderful escape from reality. In our world of make-believe, we created a whole new environment and scenario that allowed us to step away from daily routines and pretend to be someone who was bound to save the family from evil-doers!

Ladies of Lexington Tea Benefits Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

The Inaugural Ladies of Lexington Tea was held April 13. This event was a fundraiser for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals spearheaded by Miss Lexington 2019 Yvannah Garcia. The Miss America Organization is a national partner of CMNH. To donate directly to Yvannah’s CMNH online account, visit

Stone Canyon Cabins of Columbia Prepares for Grand Opening

Jim Bowie, president of Stone Canyon Cabins, is enthused about opening in West Columbia. Jim says he's proud to bring these custom-built homes to Lake Murray and introduces three of their designs. Stop by to see six of their custom-built homes at 1410 Sunset Blvd., or call 803.312.3000. 

June 2019 Around Town

New Well Soul Spa + Salon Opens WellSoul Spa + Salon owner Meg LeHeup Moore hosted a grand opening May 15. WellSoul is a full-service spa and salon in a stylish, serene atmosphere. Meg says her team is committed to helping customers look and feel their best. “We proudly use amika, IMAGE and Loma products,” she adds. Located … Continued

Staying in Touch

There's a common misconception that technology and seniors don’t mesh. For a portion of seniors, this may be true, and technology may be intimidating. But for a large and growing number of elderly Americans, technology is becoming a way of life.

Gleefully Fussing Over Guys

Have you seen the woodsy and male-oriented enamel mugs at Lake Murray Flower Shoppe, 111 Lexington Ave. in Chapin? For gifts, these inspirational mugs can be combined with a balloon or box of assorted chocolates. The mugs carry messages such as "My hero" and "Just keep trying."

T: The Magical Hormone for Men

Almost weekly, science uncovers new ways that testosterone is as vital to men’s health as estrogen is to women.

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