December 2016

C2 Gift Guide: For Her, Him & Them

Tooca Eau de Parfum Viaggio Gift Set $45 Louette Boutique Scarves: the perfectgift for everyone on your list! $38-58 Maluka Mélange Perth Performance Pullover $115 Teagues Mens Clothing Julie Vos Bangles, Bracelets & Rings $78-332 Birdie James Canvas Tote $45 Hilton Head Distillery David Yurman Belmont Collection Bracelet in Sterling Silver with 18K Gold Station $2900 Forsythe Jewelers 3 Little…
Author:Special to CH2

Club Car of Hilton Head: Taking Care of Business

Santa’s Sleigh is a 2017 Club Car Precedent Villager 4 in Metallic Candy Apple Red with 10” custom rims, rear flip seat and rear arm rests with cupholders. Club Car of Hilton Head is a family business through and through. Owned by her father-in-law and managed…
Author:Lynnie Leavenworth

2016 New Business Round-Up

2016 New Business Round-Up!
Come In, We’re Open!!

Author:Special to CH2

Wayback Burgers: Wayback to Delish

Special thanks to Ron Nelson and the Carolina Dreamers Car Club for bringing these beautiful classic cars to WayBack Burgers in Shelter Cove Towne Centre for our photoshoot. Stepping up to the counter at Wayback Burgers in Shelter Cove Towne Centre on Hilton Head Island, there…
Author:Kitty Bartell

Quinn’s Diamond Jewelers: “If you don’t know your jewelry, know the Quinns”

Darrel Quinn, owner of Quinn’s Diamond Jewelers in the Village at Wexford, weaves a tale to customers with a signature twinkle in his eye. Buying a diamond is like buying an elephant,” said Darrel Quinn, owner of Quinn’s Diamond Jewelry in the Village at Wexford on…
Author:Linda S. Hopkins

Hilton Head Prep: Excellence in Education

Since opening its scholastic doors in 1965, Hilton Head Preparatory School has aimed at raising the academic bar on Hilton Head Island. Like any good success story, Prep’s is one that includes ups and downs. I have seen this firsthand as a student, then a…
Author:Becca Edwards

Porter & Pig

A Chef’s sampler platter of charcuterie and artisan cheeses at Porter and Pig in the Village at Wexford. Sweet dates stuffed with chorizo and wrapped in crispy bacon finished with a side of creamy jalapeño sauce. Beer braised, homemade sausages with beer onions and homemade Stone…
Author:Becca Edwards

CH2’s Christmas Photo contest

Special Thanks: The winner was determined by the number of facebook LIKES on November 21 at 5PM and received a $300 gift card to Target! For more contests LIKE CH2 Magazine on Facebook, you could be our next BIG WINNER!

Author:Special to CH2

Perspective is Everything

Perspective is everything. That’s what they say. But what is perspective? How can it be everything? And by the way, who are they? Put simply, perspective is the way you see yourself, other people, the world, and what happens to you. It’s the foundation of…
Author:Kent Thune

Put the World on Pause at Namaste Spa—A Luxury Spa with a Local Touch

Namaste offers a spa boutique, featuring a variety of local and regional products and gift lines, perfect for treating yourself or for holiday giving. In today’s age of wireless wonder, it seems that the very air we breathe is charged with invisible stress ions, making it…
Author:Linda S. Hopkins

A Note From Our Mayors

A Note from David Bennett The Math, the aftermath and what counts Yes, December is the month of giving, but isn’t it almost certainly the month of counting too? Perhaps you can count off what you’re counting on for the remainder of this memorable year. Days? Presents?…
Author:David Bennett & Lisa Sulka

Line in the Sand: So What Was So Great About 2016 Anyway?

Opinion 1: Barry Kaufman If there is one thing I can say was great about 2016, it would be the emergence of our benevolent mosquito overlords. As I write this, they have already taken over most of Bluffton and Hilton Head, and have begun their incursion…
Author:Barry Kaufman & Courtney Hampson

Giving Extravagantly

During this season of giving, rest assured it doesn’t make you a bad person if you are hoping to find something special wrapped in a pretty bow under the Christmas tree. No need to feel guilty if the eight nights of Hanukkah stretch before you…
Author:Kitty Bartell

Keeping the Joy, Losing the Stress: A tale of Christmas past, present and future

I’m sorry to disappoint readers who depend on me for “feel good” stories and practical advice. So let me just put it right out there: I hate the holidays. I’m not sure exactly when this happened, but somehow, over a period of years, my attitude…
Author:Linda S. Hopkins


Does anyone else feel like we lost a month this year? It seems like yesterday we were wishing the heat away, and now, suddenly, it’s time to put up the tree and start stressing like a champ about gift-giving. “Not this year!” declares Linda Hopkins. In…
Author:Maggie Washo

Rolling with the Changes: A Message of Hope and Inspiration

David Jones sits in his driveway on Hilton Head Island on a beautiful November day. Every day, as we rubberneck our way through the headlines, we read and hear news accounts of lives changed in an instant. We may be momentarily shocked, saddened, outraged and perhaps…
Author:Linda S. Hopkins

Meet the Top Ten Bachelors & their Dogs

Photography by M.Kat . Styling by Kim Molloy . Special thanks to Knickers, Palmettoes and Teague’s Menswear . Shot on location in Shelter Cove Harbour and Town Centre . Some dogs in this spread are adoptable at…
Author:Special to CH2

White Christmas Delivers a Flurry of Snow and Enchanting Holiday Evening

Fans of classic holiday films and songs—not to mention big dance numbers—will find much to love in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Faithful to the storyline of the 1954 film starring Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye, Irving Berlin’s musical opens with World War II buddies Bob…
Author:Andrea Gannon

Bluffton Electric : Making Over Lighting

The Bluffton Electric Crew (from left to right) Brian Cartmel, Hunter Irwin, Carl Strong, Logan Rivera, Jill Sherrod, Keith Fisher, Sandy Kenney, Rigo Orozco, Jordan Szady, David Lopez and Brian Meade _______ Declarations like fantastic, professional, knowledgeable, outstanding, punctual, reasonable, and polite have been used consistently throughout the…
Author:Kitty Bartell

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