a sailor's valentine

The Sailor’s Valentine

“Waiting is a sign of true love and patience. Anyone can say I love you, but not everyone can wait and prove it’s true.”  In the 1800s, being a sa...

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Oyster fishing in Rhode Island

Oyster Fishing in New England

When was the last time you had a “wild” caught oyster? Most likely, never. Oyster fishing is a rare hobby in modern day New England, and it's not ...

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Party Like The Puritans

Did you know that you can relive the beginnings of the Thanksgiving celebration at Plimouth Plantation? Plimouth Plantation offers a 17th Century ...

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Scituate Woodcarvings

Last week I wrote a post about Plum Island Drift, a Newburyport based wood carver specializing in whale sculptures. This week, I learned of a studi...

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Judith Beck, Beck Ink red wine

Beck Ink

So, I'm not going to pretend like I know a thing about wine. If I'm being totally honest, whilst shopping for a bottle of wine the first thing tha...

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