How our leaky old roof unexpectedly led us to take a giant leap in reducing our carbon footprint.
Outstanding in the Field is an annual series of events that celebrates the farmers whose hard work brings food to the table. This group travels around the country bringing their long dining table to farms, the source of ingredients. One of our favorite local farmers hosted this enchanting dinner in a pasture by the Potomac.Read more "The Long Table at Longview Farm"
Anthony completed another journey around the sun, and to celebrate we took a trip through time to the Maryland Renaissance Festival for merriment, hum, and bellytimber. Also, I found another excuse to wear my wedding dress.Read more "Of Wenches, Fools, and Kings"
In the depths of Rock Creek Park, a somewhat-secret site hosts heaps of 200-year-old sandstone, silently growing moss.Read more "Capitol Ruins in Rock Creek Park"
A personal review of 2016, a year with meme-worthy reputation.Read more "16 lessons learned in 2016"
Training for a backcountry trip in our backyard! Rock Creek Park is one of my favorite DC places.Read more "Valley Trail in Rock Creek Park"
A farewell to the brightest house on Q Street, and the life lessons learned from the tiny, 146-year -old house on “Watermelon Row.”Read more "The Sweet Yellow House"