In my wanderings on the East Coast, C drove me from Virginia to visit some more family in Jefferson, Maryland.
Talk about IDYLLIC.
Jefferson, established in 1774, oozes romantic small-town ambiance. Some 5,700 people live in this quiet -but not sleepy- community, just a ten-minute drive (about eight miles) from the city of Frederick.
There is a BUTCHER
and a BAKER
(and probably a Candlestick Maker!)
These beauties stuck to us from the pastry shop! They were made with a dense dough that reminded me of their European counterparts.
D and M were sweet to drive me around in their
so I could snap pictures of some of my favorite scenes.
A view from the top of a hill
That evening we went to a baseball game
and ate Crackerjacks!
This was the shirt that the guy sitting in front of me was wearing. Seriously.
As dusk settled -and the bugs came out- we watched the FIREWORKS!
I had forgotten what it was like to not need a jacket after sundown.