Author: Dayna Cantelmi
Spring is all about new beginnings, which feels especially important this year. Events that had to adapt, postpone or cancel last year are reemerging and ready for their comeback in the coming months. Mark your calendars and get ready to bask in the sun and the feeling of safely coming together at...

20 "Buzz"worthy Coffee Shops in Columbia SC

Thursday, February 18, 2021 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Whether you’re cuckoo for coffee, jivin’ on java or ecstatic over espresso, we’ve got your caffeine fix covered in Columbia SC. Drip Coffee Though the two locations on Main Street and Five Points may have completely different atmospheres, the quality remains the same. Indulge in the sweet heat of...

Zero Chill: Heated Patios in Columbia SC

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

For all of you out there who are outdoorsy in that you like eating and drinking on patios, winter may not be your strongest season. But not to worry, because in Columbia SC, it’s always patio season. We have the rundown on some heated patios around town where you can stay warm and still get in that...

Comfy Cozy: How to Hygge in Columbia SC

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Due to an unexpected amount of extra time spent at home in 2020, many of us have inadvertently become masters of the Danish art of Hygge – a mood of coziness that brings feelings of wellness and contentment. Here’s how you can achieve maximum levels of Hygge comfort in Columbia. Full Belly, Full...
Sometimes the most relaxing thing you can do is unwind (and unplug!) with a good book. And after so much unanticipated time spent at home this year, many of us have reconnected with our love of reading. Here’s how you can get swept up in a story in Columbia SC. Shop Pop into a local bookstore and...

Season's Greetings! Sincerely, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 2:00 PM by Dayna Cantelmi

If ever we’ve needed a hearty dose of holiday cheer, it’s 2020. And though the calendar of events is looking a little less jolly than in years past, some signature annual events have pivoted their plans and new events have surfaced to get you in the spirit of the season as safely as possible....

Happy Haunting: Halloween in Columbia SC

Friday, October 23, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Whether you live for showing off your creativity with a cool costume, get hyped for all things horror or you’re just in it for the candy, Halloween is a beloved holiday for wicked creatures of all ages. Some celebrations are still taking place throughout the community this year, so we’ve rounded up...