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.

Week at a Glance ( October 11 – October 17 )

A week of preparation and anticipation.A week that heralded early voting and provideda drop box for mail-in ballots at town hall.A week when our local cranberry bogs beganthe flooding process in anticipation of the harvest.A week when the squirrels and … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( October 4 – October 10 )

A week with a definite Autumn feel.A week of filtered sun, leaf strewn paths, chickens on the road, and pumpkins by the door.A week when a completed puzzle celebrated the season.A week that included a visit to an orchard to … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( September 26 – October 3 )

A week that ushered in October with its quiet beaches,and a chill in the air that mandated a sweater.A week that included a memorable Italian meal with friends.A week that celebrated the glow of the color orangeon gnarly gourds and … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( September 20 – September 25 )

A week to transform the summer crop of basil into pesto, making summer linger a bit longer.A week when mums in full bloom guard our front door,and a wind swept, quiet beach connotes seasonal change.A week of a pumpkin patch … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( September 13 – September 19 )

A week when squash and gourds in a pottery bowlon the kitchen counter signaled Fall A week when touches of whimsey began popping up in unexpected places.A week when the ongoing project of an afghanfinally reached a satisfying conclusion.A week … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( September 6 – September 12 )

A week that began with a walk on a trail by the National Seashore.An “after Labor Day week” that included a visit to a newly quiet Chapoquoit beach.A week when fairy houses drew us to Highfield, and a huge tree … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( August 29 – September 5 )

A week when the kitchen birds donned their acorn necklaces in honor of the changing season.A week when Frank’s homemade pasta was perfection on a plate.A week when a walk through Beebe Woods conjured up happy memories of New Hampshire … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( August 23 – August 29 )

A week when sunflowers nourished bees. A week that showcased the lushness of a bridge season with flourishing inpatiens in the yard, awakening squash blossoms at Bourne Farm, and the first red berries on a holly bush. A week that … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( August 16 – August 22 )

  A week when hints of change were in the air. A scarecrow lorded over a pumpkin patch, and a coppery glow hovered over the cranberry bog. A week when lasagna was the centerpiece for a dinner with friends. A … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( August 9 – August 15 )

  A week when Bogside Farm charmed us with their setting and amazing local corn. A week when Merinos shoes and Bombas socks lived up to their promise of perfection. A week when the last of the hydrangeas came inside … Continue reading

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