Articles (LP) http://www.lowcountryparent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=LP01 Articles (LP) en-us <![CDATA[Seacoast Church aims to eradicate Lowcountry’s severe shortage of foster parents]]> Sat, 17 Jan 2015 18:00:00 EST <![CDATA[Vote for your favorite local spots]]> http://bit.ly/1ymSpOm.You can also find paper ballots in the magazine’s January and February issues. The deadline for...]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:43:00 EST <![CDATA[2015-2016 Lowcountry Parent model program]]> Every year, Lowcountry Parent invites local kids and their parents to sign up as potential models for the magazine. Parents fill out an online form, then upload photos of their children (and themselves, if desired), and and agree to our conditions. The photos are placed in an internal portfolio that Lowcountry Parent uses to...]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 09:38:00 EST <![CDATA[A look at school options around the Lowcountry: Find the right fit for your child]]> North Charleston Creative Arts Elementary (NCCAE) recently learned how to calculate geometric areas in math class. Then they applied that knowledge to find the areas of shapes in Piet Mondrian's abstract paintings of New York City.]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 14:24:00 EST <![CDATA[Trackers, apps can help kick-start healthy habits]]> In May 2013, Sarah Fontenot lost her youngest daughter, Peyton, to a long battle with a rare medical condition. Putting on extra pounds was an understandable side effect of her grief. Then Fontenot dealt with a torn tendon in her ankle and subsequent surgery along with massive blood clots in both lungs. It was a perfect storm that led to...]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 09:26:00 EST <![CDATA[Nominate your favorite local spots]]> Want to spread the word about great local businesses and attractions? Cast your votes in the 2015 Lowcountry Parent Mom's Choice Awards! Ballots are available online here: http://bit.ly/1ymSpOm. You can also find paper ballots in the magazine's January and February issues. The deadline for submissions is Feb.]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:49:00 EST <![CDATA[Restaurant week, Oyster Fest and more ways to get out this month]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 12:52:00 EST <![CDATA[Girl Scouts are byting into digital for cookie sales]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 12:14:00 EST <![CDATA[Q&A with local endurance athlete Siobhan Andrews Maize]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 11:49:00 EST <![CDATA[Holiday decor styles range from vintage to city chic]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:29:00 EST <![CDATA[Optimize your game plan for deals, hot sellers]]> Looking for the holiday season's hot toys, like anything related to Disney's "Frozen"? Or maybe you're not picky and just looking for deals?

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<![CDATA[Christmas cookies are a snap with make-ahead dough]]> It really is hard to beat freshly baked cookies. Leave aside for a moment the deliciousness of the finished product; the simple act of cooking them makes your whole house smell like heaven.

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<![CDATA[Spreading holiday cheer]]> Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:15:00 EST <![CDATA[Q&A with Sarah Reynolds of Charleston County Park & Rec]]> Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:38:00 EST