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August 1, 2018

Hoooooly smokes am I behind on sharing updates here! As it happens, going from two children to three is NO JOKE and we’ve been swimming in happy exhaustion for the last few months. This delicious piece of baby chunk is just over three months old and now that he’s happily snoozing away, I’m jotting down […]

February 1, 2018

Let me just blow off the cobwebs from this blog before we begin because hello, it’s been a while. It’s the off-season for photography because so few people are willing to brave the arctic temps and tundra-like landscape in the name of love, and this works out just fine for me because I am increasingly […]

February 7, 2017

Before Justin and I were married, I was barreling ahead to a career in food writing. I had a recipe column in the Frederick News Post, a food blog filled with cookbook reviews and mostly-dessert ideas, and a budding collection of cookbooks that, to this day, has gotten out of hand. Naturally, I wanted to […]

May 17, 2016

I grew up in Mt. Airy, a little town south of Frederick that seems to have remained nearly the same size over the past thirty years despite it’s cozy location wedged between Frederick and Baltimore. We lived in a townhouse development there, our first real house together. Before that, we lived in the basement apartment […]

April 20, 2016

Growing up, my Dad did most of the cooking. He likes to cook, although some of his methods are unconventional and borderline questionable – like making meatloaf with a whisk attachment on the mixer or that delicious creamsicle cake that has neon orange Jell-o in it but we eat it anyway. When I was a […]