Deep Mercy

Friday it begins. Softly at first, slowly, then steadily it builds. Flakes fall, millions of tiny prophecies of what’s to come. Individually they fall, collectively they build, together they form the unfolding story. Swirling they dance in time to a rhythm set by the Artist who crafted them and stirred them up into being, not…

A Block Party for Peace

Block parties are a thing around here in Baltimore city. Throughout the summer and early autumn, you’ll hear the music blaring and see the bounce houses inflating here and there on various weekends throughout the season. Kids flock to the activities, middle-schoolers and adults alike bust dance moves that I only ever dream of trying….

Day 1: Kinderhook Snacks Giveaway

Katie and Marie are the delightful owners of Kinderhook Snacks in Baltimore, MD and are responsible for the creation of some truly delicious munchies. Their triple ginger cookies are out of this world, and let’s not even talk about how fast I can eat a bag of their cheddar cheese stamps! You can watch their…

Market to Menu //Kinderhook Snacks

“Market to Menu” is a blog series in which I share one local vendor and/or product along with a weekly menu to encourage local support, build community, and inspire creativity.  || M    A    R    K    E    T ||  I’ve already highlighted this delightful company once before, but I had the…

back to blogging

I almost feel as though I should reintroduce myself, I’ve been away from blogging for so long. I’m sorry to have dropped off without warning, but I knew I’d change my mind if I delayed. I knew because I’d dismissed the idea a hundred times before instead of just taking the time away I knew…

They Come and They Go

In the space of 5 years, we’ve moved 4 times and attended 3 different churches, all while journeying through {hopefully} the most stressful season of our lives. Living in one spot for only 1-2 years can be tough and lonely. It’s tempting to move in, survive, and move out, without making any effort to build…