Category Archives: Animals

Walk in the Woods at Woodend Nature Sanctuary

The second week of summer break was Sasha’s week. Owen had just left for his first sleep away camp adventure (a whole wonderful experience I’ll hopefully touch on more sometime), and I wanted to have a week of quality time … Continue reading

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Explore Chesapeake Bay Heritage and History at the Calvert Marine Museum

Last fall, when we went on a fossil hunting excursion with Ruddy Duck Adventures, one of the stops on our all-day outing was the Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons, MD. It was perfect for that tour, and a trip there … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 3-5

I hope you’ve got a little time to spare because you’ll need it to read about all of the excellent events happening around the area this weekend. Pop culture, folk music, jazz, trucks, wine, space, nature, live entertainment, and local … Continue reading

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Nature & Recreation in Annapolis at Quiet Waters Park

We discovered Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis by accident — literally, you might say. On our way out to the Eastern Shore for a Mother’s Day hike, we got word of a wreck on the Bay Bridge that brought traffic … Continue reading

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Montgomery Parks Camps Offer Fun & Enriching Summer Experiences

Not everyone fills up their kids’ summer schedule with camps months ahead — myself, included. But that doesn’t mean you missed the boat on all of the good ones. Far from it, in fact. Montgomery Parks is proof, offering a … Continue reading

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