Dated Doorbell

Old architecture is like eye-candy for me. Things from the past make me feel insignificant.  I dig that. Home #2 on the Baltimore tour presents a delicious, antique doorbell within its purple door. I researched the date on the bell and believe it to be an 1891 rotary doorbell. The electric doorbell was invented by…

Fells Point fire

A helicopter circled my house Monday. All day. Relentlessly. The loud sound of the blades chopping the air actually started to frustrate me so I set out on the street to see what was going on. I’m curious like that. Traffic was stopped and Baltimoreans covered the sidewalks.  Seeing this many people out on the…

Baltimore BBQ

Since living in eclectic Fell’s Point located in downtown Baltimore, every morning I step out on my front stoop to the smell of fresh cooked cinnamon bread assaulting my nostrils. At first I assumed it was the local breakfast diner across the street. And then it happened. I spotted the perpetrator. A bread factory that takes up…