Author Archives: Mary Jane

About Mary Jane

I am a retired English teacher. My husband, Frank, and I have lived on Cape Cod since 2000. I am a lifelong bread baker and writer and have been posting a blog on Falmouth Patch for the last few years. Savory Seasons has been largely devoted to recipes and food in general. I am hoping to expand my focus in this new blog.

Any Season

Lone walkers passing at a distance on a chilly, November beach. One voice carried on the wind rang out, “Beautiful, isn’t it?” “Always.” came the smiling response. Advertisements

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Quiet Season

Long stretch of beach. Densely populated, so carefully groomed in summer. Left to seabirds and seaweed under leaden skies of late fall.

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Discovery in the Morning Light

Clocks fell back this morning. Groans on all sides that we’ve been robbed of an hour of daylight. This moan is only tempered by the realization (at least for some) that it also means an extra hour of sleep on … Continue reading

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Mellow Yellow

autumn’s golden glow mood as much as hue subtle and serene

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Swans

bonded life partners symbols of grace and beauty gliding on the marsh

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Cranberries

almost harvest time flooding of bogs in progress floating fruit to follow

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Rituals

  And the rituals of Fall begin in earnest once the thermostat calls for heat. Air conditioner vents closed, as the furnace assumes its place of dominance for the long months ahead. Mums and pumpkins guard the door. Squash and … Continue reading

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