Monthly Archives: July 2014

Best Clam Shacks and Ice Cream: Portsmouth to Old Orchard

Beach season is here, and friends heading to the NH and southern Maine seacoast asked me where to find the best clam shacks and ice cream stands. I grew up on that coast, and return lemming-like (do lemmings really do … Continue reading

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The Body Language of Peas

I know a thing or two about growing peas, especially Chinese snow peas. When we had a small commercial herb farm, snow peas were my spring cash crop. I supplied a couple of local restaurant chefs and kept a bag … Continue reading

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