Friday, July 13, 2012

Tea in Rockport, MA at Heath's Tea room

I met some friends from Florida for tea. 
Check out the tea room's web site...

This is my second visit to this charming tea room

Laura and Jeff were visiting New England

So we met for tea and lunch to catch up

Laura and Ann share a photo op...thanks Jeff for taking our picture

My lunch of Shepard's Pie made with lamb

Laura brought me a lovely gift


Friday, July 6, 2012

4th of July in Templeton, MA

No parade! No fire works display!  BUT there was the reading of the Declaration of Independence by town people and state officials.  It was a moving event!

Restoration project on Baldwinville Road

The Declaration of Independence was read here

Someone has a sense of humor

Greeters inside the church

Flag from the period

The King's flag

One of the readers

On the common

Ice cream treat after the reading

Several historic homes around the common

Owners of Country Mischief making repairs to the play house