Category Archive: Sandwich

Giving Tree Gallery Walk

In Sandwich MA on Cape Cod there is a wonderful place called the Giving Tree Gallery. On Route 6A the homeowner’s have opened up their gardens for anyone to wander through. The garden… Continue reading

A Cold and Bitter Walk on a Cape Cod Beach

There is a decided difference in the colors of the sky, beach and ocean on Cape Cod in late fall or early winter. It is not that same inviting feeling you get on… Continue reading

Old Cape Cod ~ The Land of Heart’s Desire

Did you ever go down on Old Cape Cod, the place that speaks of peace and God? Where the trees, and flowers and even grass, nod you a welcome as you pass. Where… Continue reading

187/365 An Alternative Mode of Summer Travel

117/365 Sandwich Harbor, Cape Cod, MA

35/365 Another view of my Town

The historic center of my town of Sandwich on Cape Cod really is picture perfect. Her is a view of the Dunbar House seen across Shawme Pond. You can see the church spire of… Continue reading

I Really Do Live in a Norman Rockwell Town

I am in my mid-fifties and have lived on Cape Cod for 26 years. It’s hard to believe when I think of it now, as it doesn’t seem that long. When I was… Continue reading

Crab Fishing on Cape Cod in Summer

There are some very fun and special activities that happen on Cape Cod in summertime. Quite often you will see children with raw chicken drumsticks hanging off string into the water. Crabs are… Continue reading

In and Around Sandwich

Here is another view of a popular area in my hometown of Sandwich on Cape Cod. During the good weather you will quite often find a number of boys and others fishing Shawmee… Continue reading

A Little Small Town Americana

Walking a little further around my hometown of Sandwich on Cape Cod I have included some more examples of why I love this area so much. It just screams small town America. In… Continue reading

Beautiful Yards for Beautiful Homes

Today I was walking around my town taking some photos of local sights. I came upon these mailboxes and just fell in love with them. Nestled amongst roses and ivy they were so… Continue reading

Town Neck Beach ~ Breach, Sandwich, Cape Cod

Town Neck Beach is a barrier beach which protects the Town of Sandwich from the ocean. Previously there was one entrance through the beach and the ocean meandered via river ways through the… Continue reading

Sandwich Marina, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Have you ever been driving around at 5:30 am on a week day? Well three days a week I am up and out of the house at 5:30 am. For me it is… Continue reading

A Cape Cod Holiday Celebration

One thing I absolutely love about Sandwich the Town I live in on Cape Cod is the small town feel. In the summer they have concerts at the bandstand at night. It is… Continue reading

Waiting for Occupants on Cape Cod

To see two Adirondack chairs sitting at the ready in a garden is a perfect escape on a hot summer afternoon. IF YOU LIKE THIS, YOU WILL LOVE…

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BEAUTIFICATION

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

You Can’t Beat Mother Nature

I would have posted individual pictures of the aftermath of the storm but there were too many. So I figured I’d put them into two collages. The first 10 pictures of the top… Continue reading

Our Coast In Under Attack

Our coast was under attack! Once again we suffered another major storm. This is the third huge storm this winter that has pummeled our coastline. The newscasters said that between the three storms… Continue reading

A Breech in the Dunes

Today Hubby and I drove down to one of the beaches in our Town. This particular beach forms a large sandbar, which is a barrier between the ocean and marsh and the center… Continue reading

Boardwalks and Marshes

On Cape Cod we have a lot of marsh. One thing we have to go with the marsh is Boardwalk. Two of our more famous boardwalks are “Town Neck Beach Boardwalk” in Sandwich… Continue reading

Hello Sandy on Cape Cod

My house! Thank you Sandy! Sandwich Boardwalk over the Salt Marsh which has virtually disappeared!

For Sale~Cape Cod 16×20 Photo Collage

If you live on or have fond memories of Cape Cod you will love this 16×20 PHOTO COLLAGE of 16 various photos from all over the Cape. A half inch border surrounds the… Continue reading

Salt Water and Woodland Walk

As I previously mentioned hubby and I found the most wonderful place to take the dogs and walk. It starts out at “Scorton Creek” which is a salt-water river that meanders in from… Continue reading

Tantalizing Tuesday – Dunbar Tea Room – 7/31/12

Back in the fall I highlighted the “Dunbar Tea Room” when I visited it with my mother Dot. It is a phenomenal place to visit. One thing I love beyond all else is to go… Continue reading

Themeless Thursday – Cape Cod Greetings – 7/18/12

One thing I love about Cape Cod is the care people take in the small things that say “Welcome” to my home or business. The above picture was taken at the “The Brown Jug” which… Continue reading

Tantalizing Tuesday – Beth’s Special Teas Bakery and Cafe – 6/5/12

I have touched upon Beth’s Special Teas Bakery and Cafe once before. It is a wonderful bakery and cafe right in the center of historic Sandwich center. As you all know I have an incredible… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – 5/23/12 Spring on a Cape Cod Beach

BROTHER & SISTER PLAYING AT THE BEACH SANDWICH BOARDWALK CAPE COD BARGE, CAPE COD CANAL  TOWN NECK MARSH, CAPE COD

Daniel Webster Inn, Cape Cod

Quite often on Friday nights my husband and I will go down to the local Inn and have dinner.  The Daniel Webster Inn in Sandwich center has a wonderful Pub and Bar area… Continue reading

Tantalizing Tuesday 4/24/12

Whoa, whoa, whoa… this has got to be the most delicious cheese danish I have ever tried! My Friday stop at MacKillop’s Bakery and Sandra the owner told me to try this Danish… Continue reading

Dunbar Tea Room, Sandwich, MA, Cape Cod

Desserts at Dunbar Tea Room, Sandwich MA Cape Cod Have you ever seen such a gorgeous display of delectables? The Dunbar Tea Room in Sandwich on Cape Cod has got to be my… Continue reading

Word of the Week = SUN

Next week’s word = Mellow VISIT OUR PERSONAL BLOGS BELOW TO SEE WHY WE MADE THE ABOVE CHOICES!

MacKillop’s Bakery the Best Meat Pies Anywhere – Sandwich Massachusetts

On Cape Cod in the Town of Sandwich is a little bakery called MacKillop’s on Route 130 headed towards the Town of Mashpee.  Sandra Smith is the owner and the bakery is actually… Continue reading

Monday Memories – 2/27/12

Town Neck, Sandwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts Looking Back at the past week…  1) I wish I had….. not had that second piece of birthday cake!  2) I made….. several sales from my new… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday 2/15/12

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OUR WORD VIEW – Word of the Week = REFLECTION

A collaborative BLOG between two friends (me and my friend Barbara Pagnotti) who’s paths were separated for 20 years and have found one another once again online. Both share a love of the… Continue reading