Holy Balls of Twine

We¬†made the trip to Mepkin Abbey, and while it’s not your typical tourist attraction, it is the sort of Giant Ball of Twine my family loves to visit while traveling. Giant Balls of Twine are those attractions you research before you ever leave home. Sometimes, they’re nothing but tacky tourist treasures (like the Giant Ball…

Shadows and Light

A visit to Mepkin Abbey near Charleston, SC, offers a chance to explore the darkness and light of American history.