Naming Our Beach House…

Did you know most beach houses have names?  At least most of the beach houses around here are named. Sew Guilty Our Portfolio Our family beach house bears the name Pause a While.  It’s a play on words explained by the huge, orange Tiger paw painted between the words.  My Granddaddy went to Clemson and […]

Giver of Dreams, Grantor of Dreams

Living at Edisto is a dream come true for Jason and me.  The funny thing about dreams is, no two are the same.  Your dream could be to live in a far off country or it could be a job or maybe you’re dreaming of a house.  Everyone’s dreams are different. A few days after […]

This Is Why We Moved To Edisto


Saturday, right in the middle of moving, we took a break at walked down to the beach.   No beach bag. No change of clothes. We had such a great time being together as a family. Collecting shells. Eating sand.   (Only some of us ate sand.  I’ll let you guess who.)   I think I’m […]

Selling My Things…Selling My Memories?


As part of our plan to ditch the American dream, we rented a furnished condo at Edisto and decided to sell everything we owned.   Selling everything sounds so liberating, doesn’t it?  It sounds like such a footloose and fancy free decision.  I figured we would have a huge yard sale and just haul everything out […]

It Happened Again…


                                  The Unger’s have decided to move.                                 Again.  Don’t worry, we aren’t leaving completely, just  moving to Edisto Beach.  In case you don’t know, Edisto Beach is a little community about an hour outside of Charleston, SC. […]

Ty Turns Two: The Party


 Last Sunday, Ty turned two years old.   I can’t believe how big he’s getting.  The other day, I overheard Jason tell Ty, “If I had known how much fun kids would be, I would have had you sooner.”  And he is so much fun.  Ty is funny and friendly.  He loves to sing and dance.   […]