Mother's Day Gift Guide

With Mother's Day just around the corner, I thought I'd round up a little gift guide for everyone who needs a few simple, last-minute gift ideas for their Mom or a mama-to-be like me! The best part is that this Mother's Day gift guide includes plenty of items perfect for pampering mom at any stage of life. I've also included a few tips on how to give some of these gifts for (almost) free! Be sure to scroll to the bottom to enter to win your very own teeth whitening package from Smile Brilliant!

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Colonial Times at the Living History Park

One of our favorite events of the year was this past weekend in North Augusta. We enjoyed all the new re-enactors at Colonial Times at the Living History Park this past Saturday. My favorite new addition were the grave robbers. It amazes me at just how convincing these actors are. They really commit to their parts and it makes the event a wonderful learning experience.

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Record Store Day 2018

Saturday was Record Store Day so we headed out to Grantski's after a very full morning to try to score some of the records we saw promoted through the store's Facebook event. Top on my list was Michael Kiwanuka's special release called Out Loud! Unfortunately, the few copies the store had sold out before we were able to get there in the early evening. We did come home with a couple of gems, though!

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Monday at The Masters

There's probably no other sporting event that creates the amount of side hustle we see in Augusta during Masters Week. People will rent their houses and take a week of vacation off of work to cash in on a part time job cleaning houses, chauffeuring patrons, setting up chairs, catering, and a million other hospitality-related tasks that you might be able to imagine. Despite the traffic, the hope of attending the tournament and the excitement surrounding the influx of tourists brings everyone in Augusta together for one incredible week each year. 

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