Top 5 Ways to Enjoy the Winter in Southern Maryland

Winter Southern Maryland

The chillier weather doesn’t mean you have to hole up inside. Whether you’re looking for a fun indoor event or a way to enjoy the outdoors, there’s plenty to do in Southern Maryland this winter. Here are some of the best options to enjoy this season: Annmarie Garden In Lights The Annmarie Sculpture Garden makes […]

December 2018 in Southern Maryland

December 2018 Southern Maryland

There are plenty of ways to get in the holiday spirit in Southern Maryland. Here are some of the best events to celebrate art, culture, and the winter holiday season this month: Leonardtown First Fridays When: Friday, Dec 7, 2018 | 5:00 – 8:00PM Where: Leonardtown Square and Leonardtown Shopping Centers, Leonardtown, MD   First […]

Southern Maryland Farms

Southern Maryland Farms

As we move into the holiday season, many shoppers value shopping locally. In addition to the items you’re buying as gifts, there are plenty of local farms in Southern Maryland offering fresh and healthy meats and produce to put on your table. You’ll be getting healthier meats from grass-fed and pasture-raised animals, and you’ll be […]

Calvert County Cafes

Calvert County Cafes

Calvert County, bordered by the Chesapeake Bay on the east and the Patuxent River on the west, is one of my favorite areas in Southern Maryland. Whether you live in Southern Maryland or are just visiting, there are several great cafes to enjoy in Calvert County. If you’re looking for a caffeine fix or the […]

3 State Parks to Explore in Southern Maryland

Maryland State Parks

The beautiful autumn weather makes for great hiking. Whether you’re looking for some fresh air, a bit of exercise, or a little adventure, there are plenty of outdoor spaces to explore in Southern Maryland. Here are three state parks I’d recommend checking out year-round: Smallwood State Park Location: Charles County, 2750 Sweden Point Rd., Marbury, […]

November 2018 Events in Southern Maryland

November Southern Maryland

For many, November marks the beginning of the holiday season. Whether you want to relax and enjoy the autumn weather or get in the festive spirit, there are plenty of events in Southern Maryland to enjoy. Here are some of the best happenings in the region this month: Beer, Blues & Burgers   Where: Marietta […]

Fall-Foliage Day Trips from Southern Maryland

Day Trip

The fall colors are beautiful, and it’s the perfect time for a leaf-peeping day trip. Whether you enjoy getting some fresh air with a strenuous mountain hike, or you’re looking for a more relaxed way to explore, there are plenty of spectacular vistas to visit. With a little planning, you can easily create a fun […]

Top 6 Restaurants in Solomons Island

One of the best ways to experience a place fully is to sample the local flavor. Solomons Island, a picturesque little town at the southern tip of Calvert County, is one Southern-Maryland spot with a lot of flavor. This island town is popular for weekends away, with its romantic location nestled where the Patuxent River […]

Top Farmers Markets to Visit if You Live in Southern Maryland

Farmers Market

As we dive into harvest season in Southern Maryland, it’s the perfect opportunity to grab some local fruits and vegetables. With so many farmers markets to choose from — some small and intimate, others vast and bustling — it’s easy to plan a visit (or two) into your weekly shopping schedule. If you want to […]

Top Trails in Southern Maryland


Autumn may be my favorite time of year to get outside in Southern Maryland. If you’re looking for a great way to enjoy this beautiful weather and scenery, there are many trails to explore. Whether you’re planning a peaceful morning walk or strenuous mountain-biking excursion, there’s a trail for you. If you’re looking for a […]