Maryland Crab Feast

Just a stone’s throw from St. Michaels’ historic drag runs a pretty brick lane just tempting you to drive down it.

It leads to one of the best resort properties on the East Coast (and not just in my opinion)!

We loved every minute of our time spent here, the site of our wedding weekend – The Inn at Perry Cabin.

Drive

Portico

bikes

Outside

Door

Room Table

The day after our wedding, we shuffled into our slippers and padded out onto the porch for breakfast al fresco.

These views aren’t too shabby!

Morning door view

Morning view

Morning breakfast unveil

Hickory smoked bacon, roasted tomatoes, mixed greens,  cherry vinaigrette & fried eggs on brioche

Hickory smoked bacon, roasted tomatoes, mixed greens, cherry vinaigrette & fried eggs on toasted brioche

Morning breakfast

Nothing like a strong cup of joe and a hearty BLT with farm fresh eggs to get your motor runnin’.

Revved up, we actually did nothing but spend the rest of the morning loafing around by the pool with our friends.

Morning Pool

Morning Pool Girls

The girls sunned ourselves and nattered about the prior evening’s happenings while the boys played a friendly (ahem, competitive) match of croquet.

Morning Croquet

Morning croquet lawn

Later that afternoon we headed over to lunch at the Crab Claw. This was our way of indoctrinating our out-of-town guests into one of the basics of Maryland life – the crab feast.

Crab Shack

Situated right on the water with views across the marina, everyone began to arrive suitably attired to the “Red, White and Blue” dress code and ready to get crabby!

Crab Feast Couple

Chelsea and Morgs

Crab Feast Girls

The buffet was even stocked with cookies compliments of my fairy godmother, Lisa! They were adorable little crabs and nautical striped shortbreads with our new monogram.

Crab Feast Flags Table

Crab Feast Cookie Basket

Crab Feast Cookies

Dessert sorted!

But for now, it was time to dive into some crabs!

Crab Feast Table Set

Crab Feast Eddie

Crab Fast Eddie

With pitchers of beer and Bloody Marys flowing, our guests were having a great time.

But then again, how could they not, with charming hosts like us to amuse them?

Crab Feast Chatting

Crab Feast Laughing

Crab Feast Hats

Crab Feast In Depth Convo

Crab Feast Eyes

Crab Feast Cuties

Later we headed over to C Street Saloon to watch the races, play a little pool, and hang out.

Jesse Lydia

Saloon Pool Table Shot

Saloon Boys Chat

Saloon Dancing

Saloon Dance

It was a rowdy all-American shindig in the end, with people dancing on the pool tables!

Saloon Playing

Saloon Boys

image

God bless America!

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