Jiva Yoga Center – Hilton Head, SC

Jiva Yoga Soul SUP mugs

I really enjoyed my class at Jiva Yoga Center on Hilton Head. It was a Slow Flow Deep Stretch class, which is exactly what I needed after running a half marathon the day before. The class was heated, and the slow flow part was challenging, and sweat did in fact happen. But the deep stretch […]

Forsyth Park – Savannah, GA

Forsyth Park fountain

Forsyth Park might be my favorite city park, ever. It is huge (30 acres). There’s a sidewalk that runs around the outer edge of the entire thing, which I believe is just about 1 mile around (you’ll see many joggers and walkers here). There’s sidewalks that run up the center, where at one point you’ll […]

Memorial Park – Jacksonville, FL

Memorial Park Jodi selfie

Memorial Park in Jacksonville, FL  – ‘The perfect place for a picnic since 1924’ according to their website! This park is a lovely spot to find some sun, some shade, some grounding in the grass. It overlooks a river, has a walkway around it, and is ideal for meditation, walking, napping, picnics, playing. Memorial Park was […]

Huntington Beach State Park – Myrtle Beach, SC

Huntington Beach State Park SC

One of the most beautiful State Parks in the area, Huntington Beach State Park is a must-see if you are visiting the Myrtle Beach area. Bird watchers will be in paradise with an expansive salt marsh, home to beautiful birds of all types and sizes (and sometimes an alligator!). You’ll find many photographers on the long, […]

Myrtle Beach State Park – Myrtle Beach, SC


The Myrtle Beach State Park is a lovely place to get away from the noise and frenetic energy of the Grand Strand and into nature. Enjoy a gorgeous drive into the park under a canopy of trees, lovely walking trails through the woods, picnic areas, great camp sites, access to a beautiful beach (especially off-season) and […]