Microbrews at the Brampton

It’s no secret that we love eating and snacking around here.  The “endless cookie jars” are filled with Carole’s fabulous cookies and biscotti.  Our afternoon tea buffet is more than just a plate of sweets; we always have something savory on hand as well.  And the bountiful breakfasts: they speak for themselves. Well, we like…

Three of our favorite things…

The song says these are the “lazy days of summer”, but to my eye, there is always something going on when it’s summertime:  pool parties, barbecues, family reunions.  Stuff happens.  Sales happen.  Concerts happen.  Corn happens! Here are a few of our favorite Chestertown, MD events coming up soon this July: 1.  Nothing says summer more…

Fourth of July: Fireworks and Spicy Meatballs!!

This is a picture of a piece of paper, I (Rita speaking) have been carrying around for 7 years.  It’s yellow and stained and it should be in a plastic sleeve, but it isn’t. In the days before the internet, we ripped recipes out of magazines and newspapers, remember??   I find it especially hard…