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.

Swans

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

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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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Bringing Sally Lunns Home

  One of my favorite meals in Bath was at Sally Lunn’s, the home of the famous Sally Lunn Bun. This iconic brioche-like creation can be used as a base for butter and jam, (or even better, clotted cream) paired … Continue reading

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Great Britain

There were abbeys and castles, cream teas and Scottish pasties, daunting “full English” breakfasts. The history and grandeur of the Roman Baths, and the serenades of street musicians at every turn in lovely Bath Spa. The long climb to the … Continue reading

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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.

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Red Boat

lone contrarian vivid dingy floats alone confident and proud

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