“The Firecracker” Fountain Inn Disc Golf #ParkHop

We discovered the disc golf course in Fountain Inn, SC,  known as “The Firecracker”.  This fun course is located in the heart of Fountain Inn behind their community center and elementary school.  The course is part of the 2nd annual park hop scavenger hunt! Have you ever played disc golf? You can find some useful […]

The Firecracker Disc Golf Course in Fountain Inn, SC

Southside Park in Simpsonville, SC

Southside Park in Simpsonville, SC

We recently enjoyed a warm July day at Discovery Island Waterpark, which is located directly behind Southside Park. Southside Park is a large park in Simpsonville with plenty of playground fun, including a rock climbing wall, slides, swings, and even a smaller playground for little ones. If you are looking for fun and endless play…Southside […]


Discovery Island Waterpark #Playcation #Summerof2014

We are thoroughly enjoying our Playcation passes this year in Greenville! In case you missed it, the Playcation deal gives a family of four, all four family friendly attractions for one super low price! Today we ventured off to Discovery Island Waterpark in Simpsonville, SC and had a blast!  We splashed, coasted down slippery water […]

Exploring the water playground at Discovery Ilsand Waterpark in Simpsonville using our Playcation Passes

Northwest Park is a fun, hidden treasure in Greenville right behind Greenville Tech NW Campus

Northwest Park, a hidden treasure in Greenville #parkhop #GreenvilleTech #Greenville

Northwest Park 8109 White Horse Rd., Greenville, SC 29617 (on White Horse Rd. in Berea area) • 30 acres Amenities: Athletic Fields, Baseball, Football, Playground, Shelter, Soccer, Tournament Facility This shelter has restrooms, a grill, electrical power, plenty of parking, 10 picnic tables, and can accommodate 60 people.  There is a playground adjacent to the shelter. Northwest Park is located behind […]


Graciously full of gratitude

  I find so much inspiration reading Diary of a Mom…If you haven’t stumbled across her blog, well…you should…She writes beautifully about her family, especially her autistic daughter.  We both have autistic children and I can relate, not only as the mother of an autistic, but because her posts are so emotionally stirring for me […]

My sweet boy, Brock

Park hopping throughout the summer in the Upstate...

Are you park hopping? #parkhop #greenville

Are you a park hopper? We sure are…We are discovering fun places to play all over Greenville. Play and explore all over the Upstate. Exercising has never been so much fun!  We’ve walked, raced, climbed, swung, and went down slides all over the parks we hopped.  We enjoyed each and every adventure in Greenville! The […]


Carolina Kid’s Birthday Freebies… #birthdayclub #freebies #greenville

Looking for birthday freebies in the Carolinas?  I have a great list of kid’s birthday freebies! Barnes and Noble FREE Kid’s Club: Receive a FREE Cupcake on your child’s birthday. Join the Bob Evan’s Kid’s Birthday Club: FREE Kid’s Meal with Adult Entree Purchase. Enjoy a FREE Sub from Firehouse Subs! California Pizza Kitchen – […]

Carolina Kid's Birthday Freebies and Deals in South Carolina

Blowing out candles at our firetruck birthday party

Birthday Freebies in the Carolinas #Greenville #SouthCarolina #Freebies #birthday

Pepsi Birthday Club:  AMF Birthday Club: Applebees FREE Birthday Club: Score a FREE dessert! Arby’s FREE Birthday Club: A&W All-American Food: FREE Back Yard Burger on your BIRTHDAY!! Barnes and Noble FREE Birthday Cupcake for Kiddos: Baskin and Robbins Birthday Club: FREE Ice-Cream Cone   Free 2.5 oz. Ice Cream Scoop (must register)   More […]


Pepsi Birthday Packs!! #Upstate #GreenvilleDrive #birthdayclubs #freebies

Will your child be six years old this month? If so, get your FREE Pepsi Party Package from the Pepsi Birthday Truck! Pepsi Birthday Packs are available for pick-up during the first full week of each month. You may receive the party pack the month of or the month after your child’s 6th birthday. The […]

Pepsi Birthday Club equals freebies for your 6 year old

Carolina Kids Weekend Fun for July 17, 2014

Carolina Family Fun Weekend for July 24th-27th

Thursday,  July 24th   10:00am – 10:30am Kindercraft – – Greenville County Library 10:00am – 11:00am Barnes & Noble Children’s Storytime – The Shops at Greenridge 1125 Woodruff Road Suite 1810, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-627-9197 10:30am – 11:30am Story time at Fiction Addiction –  Hear “Chu’s Day” Fiction Addiction1175 Woods Crossing Rd. 1:00 pm Beach […]