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I’ve wanted to make my own ketchup for a couple years, ever since I read that someone did it and couldn’t believe what a waste of time it was. I know than...
Bartlett's Farm hay field on Nantucket

Emily Elise Hennelly has been working in the market at Bartlett's Farm all summer. She was moved to share her thoughts as she prepares to move on to her hext...

My late summer garden is waning in every corner except one.  Anemone x  hybrida ‘Robustissima’ is a pink, single-flowered perennial that keeps the garden...

While cleaning up my freezer the other day, I discovered two bags of those sweet gems of the harbor – some Nantucket Bay scallops.  I don’t know how they got...

This has not been ‘The Year of the Tomato!’ If your tomato patch looks anything like mine, and I sincerely hope it doesn’t, you have lots of green tomatoes and...
Victorian walnut gloves, Antiques Depot, Nantucket

In a Nutshell, by Sophie Manning

    MRS DIANA COE I shiver as I stand on the deck of the RMS Queen Mary, leaning over the rail. It’s especially cold for March, but the sea spray feels good on...

A gathering spot for friends. The place to collect one’s thoughts, to share good news or bad, a spot for gathering courage and strength, or just to relax and...
Watermelon, Lime and Ginger Juice.

We have gone out for drinks more often than usual this summer. We made a vow to get out more, and not be such home bodies all the time. We’ve enjoyed some fun...
Colorful pickled eggs

The beets are fabulous this summer.  They came in a little late, but they are delicious.  One of our favorite things to do with them is to make this  pickle...
The Manning Sisters, winners of the 2nd Annual Youth Short Story contest, inside Antiques Depot

By Jack Fritsch, Antiques Depot

The second annual “Antiques Depot Writing Contest… with an Antiques Twist” was a great success. We are amazed at the many terrific stories that were submitted...

Green beans and wax beans are at their peak which means it’s not only time to eat them fresh, but also it’s the perfect time to do a little freezing.  I don’t...
Knit headband with two flowers

Some light, airy knitting for those hot August days! What better to make for August then a sweet flower headband or hairclip? I like to use cotton so they can...

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