More Than Just a Bowl

This just looks like an empty bowl to you,┬ábut it’s so much more than that to me. When I pull this bowl out of my kitchen cabinet, I can smell the butter melting over my mom’s homemade mashed potatoes. I can see the steam rising from her home-canned green beans. I can almost taste her dumplings. Almost everything my mom cooked was made from scratch … Continue reading More Than Just a Bowl

Historic St. Mary’s, Solomon’s Island, Annapolis, MD

September, 2012 In researching my family’s ancestry, I was able to trace many of my relatives to St. Mary’s, MD. It was one of the first colonies built in America, and I was eager to get a small feel for what life may have been like for them. My sister and I planned a trip to Maryland to do just that. We flew to Baltimore, … Continue reading Historic St. Mary’s, Solomon’s Island, Annapolis, MD