All in a Day Strawberry Jam

As a child, summer was by far my favorite time of year. Summer vacation, lightening bugs, swimming, fireworks…the list goes on. As an adult, I feel much the same. Then as well as now, my all time favorite thing about summer: THE FOOD. BBQ and corn-on-the-cob, ice cream and burgers from the grill. And of course, the best being all the fresh fruit  you can eat. Strawberries, blackberries, watermelon, and peaches, to name a few.


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U.S Naval Academy and a bit of Annapolis

IMG_2970Spring has been busy! In April we were treated to a visit from family, and spent a few days taking in D.C., Baltimore, and Annapolis. Quite often when Frank and I have a day in Annapolis we usually spend an hour walking the grounds of the United States Naval Academy. The campus and buildings are impressive and it’s a chance to learn a little U.S. history. Certainly a visit is always worthwhile whenever family is in town.

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