Category Archives: Eastern Shore Living

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Local Business Tuesday: BCD Closets

Patti Brown and her company BCD Closets (Behind Closed Doors) are the people to call for custom closets and storage solutions for your entire home. If your home improvement list includes closet organization, their quality is exceptional and the prices are very fair compared to others like California Closets. When Bill and I were planning […]


Meet our Featured Boomers, The Ripleys

Peter and Janet Ripley of Milton, Delaware are our Featured Boomers The Ripleys, believe it or not, relocated from Pittstown, New Jersey, where Peter was a plumbing tech and Janet, a financial analyst. The Ripleys chose Milton, Delaware for their new address after considering relocating to Collegeville, Pennsylvania. They made the Meadows of Beaver Creek […]


Our Favorite Holiday Happenings

Join the fun in the 1st State, check out our Favorite Holiday Happenings! Winter WonderFEST November 18 – January 1, 2017, Daily 15099 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes, DE Drive through a Cape Henlopen State Park filled with the bright, beautiful colors of the two-mile “Light Spectacular” holiday light show, which includes more than 60 awe-inspiring […]


Thanksgiving for All Food Drive UPDATE

To those who donated to our Thanksgiving for All Food Drive for the Food bank of Delaware, we’re so thankful for your donations for Delaware Families In Need this holiday season! Our Food Drive continues… Pictured below are Office Manager, Judy Robinson and Assistant to the Broker, Audrey Hammond, and the first barrel “plus” of […]


8 Decorating Mistakes

Stop-cease and desist. Don’t make these 8 Decorating Mistakes! Ok, you’re in your new Delaware home. You start to decorate. It’s so easy to get carried away. Take a look at these 8 decorating mistakes from Purewow.com. The post says, “Hey, we can appreciate all home aesthetics, there are certain no-nos we just cannot abide. […]


5 Summer Beer Cocktails

Sail Through Summer with These 5 Beer Cocktails Liquor.com‘s  Casey Elsass posted 5 Fabulous Summer Beer Cocktails, online and right in time for Labor Day Drink Menus. “Summer is not over yet… squeeze out every last moment of sweaty beach days, sunset bike rides and a favorite summer tradition, the beer cocktail. Sure, there’s a […]


Sangria: 2016’s Best Summer Thirst Quencher

2016’s Best Summer Thirst Quencher starts with its humble roots in Spain. Sangria has grown to become a popular, refreshing party drink around the world. In the United States, Sangria was first tasted at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York. The Spanish World area served this fruity wine punch to its visitors, and history […]


Delaware Farmers Markets – Full of Flavor!

Believe it or not, agriculture drives Delaware’s economy. Keeping that in mind, at-home chefs and foodies drive all over Delaware to take advantage of our fabulous Delaware farmers markets and uber-local fruit and vegetable stands. Delaware’s climate provides for an abundance of freshly-grown fruits and vegetables guaranteeing your summer dishes will be full of Delmarvalous […]


2016’s Clifford Brown Jazz Festival

Wilmington Celebrates The Legend of Clifford Brown The Annual DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival will be held at Rodney Square in Wilmington, Delaware from June 21 – 25, 2016. This is a FREE event. According to our friends  at VisitDelaware.com, “one of the only forms of music that is purely American, jazz music has been […]


Smyrna, Delaware and the Love of Local Booze

Our Agent Debbie Shearer shared this article that appeared online and in the News Journal that is of particular interest to those in the Smyrna-Middletown area and to those who are small craft brew, wine and spirit aficionados and are willing to travel to experience something else cool and local. This recent article by Scott […]