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Let’s Hit the Trails :: Top 10 Kid-Friendly Hiking Spots Around Columbia

It’s no secret the Columbia is famously hot – we earned our tagline fair and square! As we enter fall with temperatures finally dipping below 90 degrees and the humidity lessening slightly, this is the best time of year to get your family outside. The Midlands is home to a surprising number of family friendly […]

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The Hard Part of Moving Away

The Hard Part of Moving Away

It wasn’t an easy decision to move states away from my hometown — my family, my friends, my life. But my husband and I were content to try something new and spread our wings. There were a lot of great things about South Carolina, right? Though we wouldn’t change our decision, within the first six months after moving […]

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Family Adventures In Columbia :: A Fireflies Game!

Columbia SC Moms Blog is honored to partner with the Columbia Fireflies to bring our readers the following post. All opinions are entirely our own. Having only moved to the Columbia two years ago, in many ways, we are still exploring our new surroundings. I think we have hit the main places; we’ve been to the zoo, stopped […]

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The Best FREE (and almost free) Activities in Columbia for 2016

Splash Pads Columbia’s got 13 splash pads, all of them free (call the rec department to be sure they’re turned on). They range from bare bones at Heathwood Park to pretty awesome at Drew Park. Take a lunch, some sand toys if the park’s got sand, and make a day of it. Not downtown? Lexington’s Corley Street […]

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Weekend Activities for Kids in Columbia {Feb. 5-7, 2016}

Find out what activities and events are happening around the Columbia area for kids the weekend of February 5-7, 2016! — Friday, February 5, 2016 — Free Fridays at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden Residents of Richland and Lexington counties will receive free admission to the Zoo and Garden every Friday during the months of January and February. […]

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New to Town? How to Successfully Navigate the Different Columbia Areas

When I first moved here, I had no clue how to navigate around town, or even navigate conversations about Columbia. I didn’t know what people were referring to when they said “Northeast” and I as equally confused when a friend suggested hanging out in “the Vista.” After 11 years here, I’m finally have a good bit of it figured […]

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Ultimate Guide to Kid-Friendly Fall Events in Columbia

Fall is approaching in Columbia, which means that even though it’s still almost 90 degrees, we are digging out our boots, sweaters, all things pumpkin spice, and we couldn’t be more excited about it. Personally, I love fall. It brings a bevy of birthdays in my family (mine, my daughter’s and my father’s are all […]

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5 Reasons Why I Love Living in Chapin

Welcome parents, children and adult. As a new resident of the Midlands 2 years ago, I was eager to get any sort of information on the area that made our transition easier. Where are the best parks, how to survive the heat, where to eat out at, etc. Among a few other resources, my search […]

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You’re Invited! Red Carpet Family Event for Click Clack Moo at Columbia Children’s Theatre!

We are THRILLED to partner with the Columbia Children’s Theatre to bring you a very special, family-friendly, red carpet event for the opening night of the wildly popular production of Click Clack Moo! Join the Columbia SC Moms Blog at The Columbia Children’s Theatre and experience the highly entertaining and family-friendly productions both parents and […]

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