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Attended Monserrat College of Art
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I made this recipe for Easter Sunday Dinner 2015 and it was quite delicious.
I made this recipe for Easter Sunday Dinner 2015 and it was quite delicious. Crust 2 c. crushed Graham Crackers 1/2 teasp. ground Cinnamon 6 Tbsp. Melted Butter 3 Tbsp. Sugar Mix together all the ingredients in a springform...
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This link is the obit for my Mummy that appears on the Southern Cremation website, it is lengthy and goes into more detail of her incredible vibrancy and life: http://southern.tributes.com/…/Mary-Strawn-Hamilton-1020970…
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Happy Thanksgiving Holidays!! This Week Gloucester Gourmet explores: Thanksgiving Alternatives, Roasting the Turkey, How Cranberries are Harvested, Apple Strudel, All the things we can Mash except Potato, Ben & Jerry's Thanksgiving Ice Cream pairings, Vegetarian Meatballs, Peeling Butternut Squash with your Microwave, Fall Salad Recipes to stay Healthy, Cranberry Ginger Upside Down Cake to Steal the Show and Much More!
Gloucester Gourmet News, by Gloucester Gourmet News: Cooking , Recipe, News, Arts, Seafood, Lobster, Gardening, Ideas, Beekeeping, Foraging, Fishing from Gloucester, MA. - Cape Ann
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As the weather gets towards the lower digits it feels wonderful to be cooking some fall apples. I love making apple pies but if you want an easy variation which is truly delicious and super easy with store bought phyllo dough. It's a great opportunity to use some honey you may have on hand. Quite Delicious!
Supermarkets sell great Phyllo Dough in the freezer section so it's easy to do this without all the fuss of making your own pastry and the results are fantastic! Makes 2 strudel rolls Preheat oven to 375 6 apple...
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In this week's issue of Gloucester Gourmet: Honey 'd Paleo Pumpkin Pie, Beet Fennel & Walnut Salad, Simple Parchment Roasted Turkey, Making the Perfect Edible Christmas Gifts, Passports Wine Dinner, Pan Roasted Cauliflower Steaks with tomato and caper, Vegetarian Enchilada stuffed Spaghetti Squash Recipe, Cod Closures sting Gloucester Fleet, Gloucester Schooner Effie Morrissey to be restored in Maine, Mushroom Soup and much much more!! Subscribe its Free!
Gloucester Gourmet News, by Gloucester Gourmet News: Cooking , Recipe, News, Arts, Seafood, Lobster, Gardening, Ideas, Beekeeping, Foraging, Fishing from Gloucester, MA. - Cape Ann
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Prayer Shawl Knit in Multitone Purple Frog Tree Chunky Alpaca by Melissa Abbott
Prayer Shawl Knit in  Multitone Purple Frog Tree Chunky Alpaca  by Melissa Smith Abbott While visiting Meredith, N.H. this summer, I happened up a wonderful knitting store there called "Pattern Works"   and bought this wonderful little book with 15 differen...
Prayer Shawl Knit in  Multitone Purple Frog Tree Chunky Alpaca  by Melissa Smith Abbott While visiting Meredith, N.H. this summer, I happened up a wonderful knitting store there called "Pattern Works"  and bought this won...
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Lemon Cheesecake with Brown Sugar Pineapple Sauce with Freshly made Whipped Cream
I made this recipe for Easter Sunday Dinner 2015 and it was quite delicious. Crust 2 c. crushed Graham Crackers 1/2 teasp. ground Cinnamon 6 Tbsp. Melted Butter 3 Tbsp. Sugar Mix together all the ingredients in a springform pan and press into the bottom and...
I made this recipe for Easter Sunday Dinner 2015 and it was quite delicious. Crust 2 c. crushed Graham Crackers 1/2 teasp. ground Cinnamon 6 Tbsp. Melted Butter 3 Tbsp. Sugar Mix together all the ingredients in a springform...
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My mothers obit today in the Gloucester Daily Times! 
DECATUR, GA: Mary Susan Doyle Smith Strawn-Hamilton passed away unexpectedly on Dec 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. Born in Gloucester on June 1, 1936, She was the daughter of Dr. George Melvin Doyle M.D. and Margaret "Peg" Greenleaf Doyle Boone. She was predeceased by her parents: stepfather, Howard Boone, stepmother, Rita Doyle and brother, Peter Austin Doyle (aka Tapio Talvitie). She attended St Ann's School and Gloucester High School. She developed ...
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Thanksgiving Honey Recipes from The National Honey Board
Giving Thanks! Thanksgiving has snuck up on us once again this year and since it is next week, we thought a honey-inspired holiday menu was appropriate. You see, one-thirds of our food is made possible by insect pollinated crops and these hard-working ladie...
Giving Thanks! Thanksgiving has snuck up on us once again this year and since it is next week, we thought a honey-inspired holiday menu was appropriate. You see, one-thirds of our food is made possible by insect pollinated c...
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Apple Strudel made with Honey
Supermarkets sell great Phyllo Dough in the freezer section so it's easy to do this without all the fuss of making your own pastry and the results are fantastic! Makes 2 strudel rolls Preheat oven to 375 6 apples peeled and cut into small bits 1 Tbsp cinnam...
Supermarkets sell great Phyllo Dough in the freezer section so it's easy to do this without all the fuss of making your own pastry and the results are fantastic! Makes 2 strudel rolls Preheat oven to 375 6 apple...
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Prayer Shawl Knit in Multitone Purple Frog Tree Chunky Alpaca by Melissa Abbott - Gloucester, MA November 2014
Prayer Shawl Knit in  Multitone Purple Frog Tree Chunky Alpaca  by Melissa Smith Abbott While visiting Meredith, N.H. this summer, I happened up a wonderful knitting store there called "Pattern Works"  and bought this won...
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“The eye through which I see God is the same eye through which God sees me; my eye and God's eye are one eye, one seeing, one knowing, one love.” 
― Meister Eckhart, Sermons of Meister Eckhart
"Mystic Journey Pine Needle Basket" The Mystic Journey is the journey of the soul. As the Poet Wordsworth once wrote: Our birth is but a sleeping and a forgetting The soul that rises with us, our life's star, Hath had elsewhe...
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Melissa Abbott Designs
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    Director, present
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    Director of Sales and Marketing, 2012 - 2014
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    Advertising Sales, 2008 - 2012
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Marketing, Marine, Cruise Ship, Mega Dock, Social Networking, Newspaper, Magazine, Advertising, Author, Editorial Researcher, Advertising Exec
Introduction
Melissa Abbott, a former Editorial Researcher and Advertising Exec, and Author of "The Legacy of Three Melissas" a historic memoir and cookbook from her families Restaurant, Bakery, and Inn businesses on Cape Ann, Massachusetts

Melissa works as a consultant specializing in social networking, blogging, makes Nantucket and Pine Needle Baskets, Gardens, Quilts, and Cooks.  A Gloucester native and world traveler and sailor, Melissa is always curious and interested in the world around her!
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  • Monserrat College of Art
  • University of Massachusetts Lowell
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June 22
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maiden name: Melissa Smith
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Apple Strudel made with Honey
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Supermarkets sell great Phyllo Dough in the freezer section so it's easy to do this without all the fuss of making your own pastry and the r

Mystic Journey Pine Needle Basket
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"Mystic Journey Pine Needle Basket" The Mystic Journey is the journey of the soul. As the Poet Wordsworth once wrote: Our birth is but a sle

Have You Been Naughty or Nice? Christmas Honey bottled and labeled! A wo...
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I was afraid we had waiting to long to process a few last minute Fall Frames we took off the hives recently. Because of the cold we had to m

Beeswax Block and Candle Project
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I rendered some of my beeswax from the backyard hives last week using the boiling the wax in water method and then straining the wax into ol

Forest Sky Bowl - completed Oct 2014 Gloucester, MA
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"Forest Sky Bowl" Begun in July 2014 in Mirror Lake N.H. and finished October 2014 in Gloucester, MA using a green turquoise cabashon with m

Smokey Duck and Corn Chowder with Crispy Duck Crackers - Maple Leaf Farms
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This quick and easy take on a chowder will warm the soul on even the chilliest of days. Top the chowder off with tasty crackers made from du

Thank-You for a Wonderful 2014 Honey Season! Abbott Honey Sold Out till ...
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It was an amazing summer this year 2014 with doing the Rockport Farmer's Market and then the Cape Ann Farmer's Market, selling Abbott Honey

Fall Game Day Recipes from the National Honey Board
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Game Day Celebrations with Honey! It’s that time of year again where we gather friends and family in front of the television for the game da

Smokey Duck and Corn Chowder with Crispy Duck Crackers - Maple Leaf Farms
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This quick and easy take on a chowder will warm the soul on even the chilliest of days. Top the chowder off with tasty crackers made from du

Abbott Honey will be at the Rockport Farmer's Market (across from the Bl...
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Abbott Honey will be at the Rockport Farmer's Market (across from the Blacksmith Shop and T-Wharf) Saturday 9am-1pm Wonderful Fall Local Hon

Melissa's Wake Up Conditioning Honey Peppermint Shampoo
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Have you ever read what is in a shampoo bottle? Chemical's you can't even pronounce are what make up most of it. I want shiny conditioned ha

CAPE ANN FARMERS MARKET EVERY Thursday from Sept 4 - Oct 9 - 3pm-6:30pm ...
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Newsflash: Carson Greta Af Klinteberg of the Knead Dough Bakery with her local Nisu and Anadama Bread and myself Abbott Honey with local Eas

Rosa Ragusa Wild Beach Rose Honey FOR SALE - 1 LB Jars $11.95
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CAPE ANN BEACH ROSE HONEY 1Lb Jar $11.95 + Shipping Early in July I gathered Wild Rose Petals Gloucester, MA The Roses Grow right out of the

We are so happy to ANNOUNCE that ABBOTT HONEY will be a the Rockport Far...
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Click here for more Info on Rockport Farmer's Market We are so happy to ANNOUNCE ABBOTT HONEY will be a the Rockport Farmer's Market, Rockpo

Pine Needle Basket "Amber Rose" finished July 2014
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Pine Needle Basket created by Melissa Abbott during the Spring and Summer of 2014. Basket was begun in Merritt Island, FL, sourced with loca

Making Blueberry and Blackberry Cordials with Honey
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Blueberry Cordial Glass Quart Jar container 2 cups Vodka 1-2 cups Chopped Blueberries (I put them thru the food processor on a quick pulse)

Setting some Bee Traps with these Crazy Bee Swarm Lures I bought on Ebay...
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This is the Brood Box Bee Swarm Trap on top of my Arbor I bought these Bee Swarm Lures on Ebay during the Spring. I have never tried to lure

Sweet Potato and Apple Dog Biscuits made with Garden Fresh Mint and Parsley
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Even the dogs can benefit from fresh produce from the garden. I made some Mint, Parsley, Sweet Potato, and Apple Biscuits today and yes, my

Spring Honey Recipes courtesy of the National Honey Board
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Honey Cucumber Salad 3 medium - cucumbers, thinly sliced and halved 1/4 cup - honey 1/2 cup - white balsamic vinegar, (can also use white wi