The 2014 Hess Toy Truck Review- Carolina Holiday Toy Guide #carolinachristmas

Looking for that perfect gift for your child, or perhaps a gift for a child?  The 2014 Hess Toy truck is everything you could want for your little one…it’s interactive, and two toys in one! 2014 Hess Toy Truck and Space Cruiser with Scout About the 2014 Hess Toy Truck and Space Cruise with Scout: […]

Hess 2014 Toy Truck

Make College Game Day Sensory Friendly

Special Needs Tips and helpful hints for the big game #clemson #collegegameday

Last weekend we spent a fun day in Clemson, tailgating and enjoying the events at military appreciation day!  We had to prepare a tad more than other families, because our son has special needs, specifically autism and sensory issues. So, what did we bring to make our day run a little smoother for my son? […]


Safari Santa at the Greenville Zoo

Safari Santa | December 6, 2014 Don’t wait in the boring line at the mall…come enjoy the zoo AND have your photo taken with Santa! The event will offer zoo guests the opportunity to visit with Santa and enjoy an afternoon at the zoo. The first 100 children to have their photo taken with Santa […]

Safari Santa Claus

November calendar

Carolina Family Weekend Fun #kids – November 20th – 23rd

  Explore the Carolina’s and enjoy your weekend!! Thursday, November 20th 10:00 am, 11:00 am, and 1:00 pm Gobble, Gobble: Thanksgiving Poems and Stories: at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate… For ages 5 and younger.  Visit tcmupstate.org: 10:30 am Hear “Thanksgiving for Emily” at Fiction Addiction: event is for preschoolers… call 864-609-9394 10:30 am […]


Upstate Christmas Parade Schedule

City of Anderson Christmas Parade: December 7th at 3:00 pm City of Clemson Christmas Parade: Tuesday, December 2nd in downtown Clemson. Rain Date: Thursday, December 4th   Pre-festivies: 5 PM Parade: 6 PM Activities include: *Gingerbread Cookie Decorating Float Contest *Photo booth  2nd Annual Canned Food Toy Drive * Admission for photo booth or gingerbread activity […]

Downtown Christmas Parade's

November Events

November 14th – 16th Carolina Weekend Family Fun

  Friday, November 14th: 10:00 am, 11:00 am, and 1:00 pm Make a play dough turkey at TCMU 10:30 am Fall Harvest Festival 7:00 pm Girl Scout Overnight at TCMU 7:00 pm Starry Nights     Saturday, November 15th: Natural Designs Veterans Celebration Make a play dough turkey Fantastic Fibers     Sunday, November 16th: […]


Fire truck Christmas decoration

Firefighter’s Night Before Christmas and more Christmas Cheer for the Jr. Fireman

A Firefighter’s Night Before Christmas… Such a cute spin on an old Christmas story!  Before you begin reading this tale, try making a simple fire engine cookie! This cookie is made easily using a graham cracker for the engine, oreo’s for the wheels, cheez it’s for the window, and candies for the accessories. We used […]