Is there a more beautiful time in the Upstate than spring? Yes, it is gorgeous year-round, but there is something about the blooming flowers and balmy temperatures that really puts a smile on our faces. While the pollen count can get a little high (we always have Zyrtec on hand), that shouldn’t stop you from getting out and enjoying all of the wonderful public gardens the Upstate has to offer. Whether enjoying nature is your goal, or you’re looking for the perfect place to snap your next selfie (#nofilter), here are five Upstate gardens to spring into.
Now that spring is in full swing, it is time to get out and explore all the Upstate has to offer. To make your life easier, we put together a list of all the upcoming festivals going on in the Upstate for the months of April and May. Want to find your favorites? Pick a month and read about the many awesome festivals going on in the entire Upstate! Don’t forget to mark your calendars because you won’t want to miss out on all the springtime fun!
On April 7th, it will be full STEAM ahead as hundreds of kids and their families flock to Downtown Greenville for the iMAGINE Upstate festival. This will be a day full of educational fun that focuses on instilling a love for STEAM in kids of all ages. What is STEAM? Not just superheated water, STEAM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. Careers in these fields are growing at an astronomical rate, and so it is important to teach kids about these exciting opportunities now. Not only will iMAGINE Upstate be fun, but it will also be enriching.
Looking for an activity or two that will help get the kids out of the house and off the electronics? We felt the need to share with you the fun things we’ve found that won’t break the bank. Gather up the kiddos and get out of the pre-Spring slump!
Looking for an activity or two that will help get the kids out of the house and off the electronics? As parents ourselves, we felt the need to share with you the less cost, more fun things that we found. Gather up the kiddos and get out of the February slump!
We know that it can be difficult to find things to do that are appropriate for the whole family, especially when you have children with special needs. The ITK tribe gathered together a list of some great sensory-friendly activities to enjoy with your kids when you just need to get out of the house.
Are you a busy mom looking for ways to keep your kids occupied? ITK Upstate has 12 easy hacks to help you keep your sanity when you are on the go.