Amanda Leahy is a teacher, painter and poet. She enjoys spending her free time hiking and foraging in the Merrimack Valley, photographing the many curiosities to be found there. She currently lives in Lowell, Mass.
Green Card & Other Essays by Aine Greaney Wising Up Press (2019) “Green Card & Other Essays” is the first collection of essays from writer and…Read Story →
For the tea savant and novice alike, chamomile is synonymous with comfort, and for very good reason. This mild and soothing herb has been used…Read Story →
Artisan Bread-makers in the Merrimack Valley At once a relatively simple and incredibly important food nearly everywhere in the world, the story of bread is…Read Story →
The day I visited with Erin Bligh, the owner of Dancing Goats Dairy in Newbury, Mass., it was bitterly cold and windy. Inside the barn,…Read Story →
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. ~ William Shakespeare There was a time when it was assumed that summer camps involved getting children…Read Story →