Over 23 years, Southern Maryland – This is Living has taken our readers on detailed tours of many of the historical homes of our region. We’ve had the privilege of sharing stories about their owners,

A look back through the life and times of Sarum Writer: L. Beth Bonifant | Photographer: August Selckmann | Fall 2021   On a bright and sunny summer day, golf flags looked festive lining the front lawn

Artist M.I. Rolape transforms old farm fields into a living, growing garden canvas Writer and Photographer: Conni Leigh James | Fall 2021   As a young girl, Mary Ida Rolape loved to roam the secret corners of

Hidden Gem on Grapevine Cove Writer: Vickie Milburn | Photographer: August Selckmann | Fall 2021   Luck was with Wayne Tabor while working on a customer's house in Lusby. The owner of Absolute Quality Contractors noticed a house

Still lucky in love . . . a two-time tornado survivor meticulously maintained for three generations by the same family still shines Writer: L. Beth Bonifant | Photographer: August Selckmann | Fall 2021   Thomas Stone graduates and high

Cosgroves keep the family business growing in St. Leonard Writer: Angela Mattingly Breck | Photographer: August Selckmann | Fall 2021   It is a hot summer day, and Cathy Horsmon-Cosgrove stands in the center of her family’s

A few readers' favorite pumpkin recipes for pie, bread, bars and more! Recipes reprinted from Fall 2001   Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Ingredients: 1 cup fresh pumpkin seeds 1 tsp. dried oregano 1 ½ tsp. vegetable oil or cooking spray Optional: salt   Preparation: Toss together

Restoration of a 1971 Pontiac GTO that takes St. Mary's man back to high school Writer: Casey Martin | Photos Courtesy of: Patrick Scott Milburn | Summer 2021   Most people of driving age are able to fondly

Former fishing camp has been transformed into upscale dining destination in southern St. Mary's Writer: Crystal Oliver | Summer 2021   “One of the most creatively appointed motel/restaurants you’ll likely ever encounter,” reads the website for Pier450 in

Lighthouses illuminating the region's maritime history Writer: Mikaela Clark; Summer 2021 Southern Maryland shores were once lit by 17 lighthouses that guided ships around shoals and through storms while navigating the waters of the Potomac River and

Looking for Submissions: Holiday Edition 2021

‘Tis the Season to be Jolly!
Our upcoming holiday issue is all about you! We invite you to be a part of our most popular annual issue – Holiday 2021! Calling for your favorite Family Cookie Recipes, Holiday Decorations… and Pet holiday photos! Please send recipe and photos of yourself, your decorations and your pets to vickie@somdthisisliving.com. We will bake the recipes and publish in our holiday 2021 issue… the best one yet!

 

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