Stories

  • How to Reuse Your Candle Jar

        Stop! Don't toss your jar once your candle wick has enjoyed its last lighting. In mere minutes, this beautiful frosted glass vessel will be re...
  • The Pale Season

    A long-time Eastern Shore resident once described winter that way and if you stop and look around, it makes sense.  
  • Chesapeake Homecoming

    I suspect I am not the only one who finds the colder months on the Eastern Shore a special time of year. Less time on the water, but in return w...
  • Rosie the Eagle

    The Virginia barrier islands are ancient, solitary, and pristine. Over the years, some have tried to inhabit this place but the islands refuse to ...
  • The Majestic Wye Oak

    A testament to nature’s wonders and the passage of time, the Majestic Wye Oak bore witness to the enduring spirit of generations living on the Eas...
  • Wanderings

    Hitting the road, finding inspiration. One of our favorite pastimes is to get in the car with a vague destination in mind, and just go. On the Eas...