Tag: swimming

Keeping Kids Connected Over Summer Break

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Summer is here! For the first time in her seven-year life, my daughter is sad about the school year ending. The pandemic made it...

How to Choose the Best Sunscreen for Your Family

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Summer is here, and there is a particular summer smell that always takes me back to my childhood. The scent recalls vividly an early...

Guide to Splash Pads, Pools & Water Fun Around Columbia

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Let's face it, they don't call Columbia "Famously Hot" for nothing. Temperatures easily reach three digits long before the official start of summer. The...

Let’s Get Back to Nature :: Swimming Holes and other Water...

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Like any Southern mama, I spend the summer with my kids with two goals in mind: keeping the peace and staying cool. The most...

4 Ways Working Moms Can Make the Most of Summer Break

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Like so many other parents out there, my work doesn't stop for summer break. It doesn't even slow down a little. It can be...

5 Reasons I Love My “Mom Suit”

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Although the back-to-school sales might tell us otherwise, we are not even halfway through the summer. There is still plenty of time to enjoy...
Sunscreen :: A Necessary Evil | Columbia SC Moms Blog

Sunscreen :: A Necessary Evil

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In my younger years, I spent my summers as a camp counselor. The campers loved playing games at the waterfront, and everyone’s favorite was...

6 Water Safety Tips from Finding Nemo and Finding Dory

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With the beach just a day trip away and a Guide to Splash Pads & Water Fun Around Columbia to help you on your way, it's time...

Family-Fun Day Trip :: Richardson’s Lake Water Park and Outdoor Recreation...

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On a scorching hot Tuesday last July, my kids and I decided to head out of town and take a day trip to Richardson's Lake Water...

The Day My Son Almost Drowned

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Newsflash: it's hot here in South Carolina. When the heat rolls in, there are only two sensible options: retreat into the air-conditioned bliss of home,...