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.

Signs of Fall

Subtle signs of change. Newly quiet bike path strewn with a delicate dusting of leaves. Cluster bursts of color on a still green surround. Subdued sunlight flickering over a peaceful marsh. Advertisements

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Red Boat

lone contrarian vivid dingy floats alone confident and proud

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Welcome September

Chapoquoit sunset splendid farewell to August welcome September

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August Tomato

Slices of white bread, freshly made. August tomato, thickly sliced. Smear of real mayonnaise. Sprinkle of sea salt. Sheer bliss.

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Lamb Patties

These lamb patties (or kofta or sliders) have Middle Eastern flavors. Two or three can be popped into a pita pocket, drizzled with garlic sauce and topped with lettuce and tomato. Or individual patties can be tucked into mini hamburger … Continue reading

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Tree of Smiles

Lure of a tree. Tangle of branches that beg to be climbed. Natural playhouse with innate ability to enfold and delight.

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Summer’s Bounty Casserole

Friends with bountiful gardens become even more precious in the summer. Especially if your own turf is too shady to support a garden. August in New England is prime time for the zucchini, summer squash, and tomatoes that form the … Continue reading

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