The Plus Means Included

The Plus Means Included

Once we confirm a house sit location, we start looking for things to do on Meetup, especially gaming events. Spending a few hours around some board games is a much better way to meet new people than hanging out in a bar. It’s easier to chat and you can get to...
100 Days in Other People’s Houses

100 Days in Other People’s Houses

The unexpected thing that we–two professional writers and editors–have learned over the past 100 days of house- and pet-sitting; is, that we suck at blogging. x In November of 2017, while discussing where we might want to live, we decided that we...
The Beer Is Pretty Good, Too

The Beer Is Pretty Good, Too

At the top of the hill on historic Main Street on a sunny corner stands an old stone building with an imposing facade. The building started as the Talbot Lumber Company in the late 19th Century. Then in 1997, the Ellicott Mills Brewing Company [8308 Main Street,...