Marmalade and Crumb

Marmalade and Crumb

Fall Foraging

Our story tonight is called Fall Foraging and it’s a story about the first signs of the changing seasons and foods that go along with them. It’s also about a tart lemony spice harvested from a plant growing freely along the road, crabapples and the bounty of autumn when you know ...  Show more

Harvest Moon

Our story tonight is called “Harvest Moon” and it’s a story about a night around the bonfire under the full moon. It’s also about resetting when your mind gets jumbled up with details, the best way to cut chives and the closing in of the welcome autumn. So get cozy and ready to s ...  Show more

At the Diamond

Our story tonight is called At the Diamond and it’s a story about a warm day, stretched out on a blanket under a tree. It’s also about jumping through a sprinkler on soft green grass, a dried flower with blue petals and a home run hit out past center field. So get cozy and ready ...  Show more

The Main Sail

Our story tonight is called The Main Sail and it’s a story about the end of the summer traditions up at the cottage on the river. It’s also about penny candy in a brown paper bag, the sun just before it sets and the ways we mark the time we spend with people we love. So get cozy ...  Show more

Summer Storm

Our story tonight is called Summer Storm and it’s a story about a cool cloudy day enjoyed from a favorite spot. It’s also about a simmering pot of soup on the stove, taking a day for pure rest and an old friend to learn lessons with. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book:h ...  Show more

The Phone Booth

Our story tonight is called The Phone Booth and it’s a story about a trip downtown with a forgotten envelope in hand. It’s also about a table of books for sale at the library, music coming from an open window in an alley and a message delivered years ago that becomes a way to liv ...  Show more

Back To The Bakery

Our story tonight is called Back to the Bakery and it’s a story about the early morning preparations made in the kitchen before the Village of Nothing Much wakes. It’s also about a kitty with a crooked tail, hot donuts set out on a tray and summer pick me up made with love. So ge ...  Show more

From the Hammock

Our story tonight is called the From the Hammock and it’s a story about naps, and where and when and under what circumstances we take them. It’s also about a slow walk through the garden, jars of pickles put up in the cellar and knowing that what you seek is seeking you. So get c ...  Show more

The Lake at the Inn

Our story tonight is called the Lake at the Inn and it’s a story about a misty summer morning on the water. It’s also about a mug of coffee poured by a friend, the sounds you hear when you truly stop to listen and a row boat just waiting to be pushed out away from shore. So get c ...  Show more

Housewarming Part 2

Our story tonight is called Housewarming, part two and it’s the first time we’ve had a to be continued sort of story. It’s about a slow hunt for a gift for a friend. It’s also about freshly sharpened pencils, the stamp inside library books, and a daydream that connects the dots. ...  Show more

Housewarming

Our story tonight is called Housewarming and it’s a story about an event marked on the calendar to look forward to. It’s also about a window seat full of houseplants, an invitation in a red envelope and a memory of a perfectly wrapped present. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy ...  Show more

Daydreamer

Our story tonight is called Daydreamer and it’s a story about drifting from one thought to the next, giving into a bit of nostalgia and imagining what might be. It’s also about help from a stranger, the sound of the school bus coming down the street and an open window on a spring ...  Show more

The Tulip Farm

Our story tonight is called The Tulip Farm and it’s a story about a bright spring day among beds of flowers. It’s also about a gift left at dawn, redwing blackbirds, and soft moments that take your breath away. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book: http://hyperurl.co/Nothi ...  Show more

Toast and Marmalade

Our story tonight is called Toast and Marmalade and it’s a story about the first few months of a lifelong friendship. It’s also about a collar with a bell on it, letting go of what ifs, and the joy of watching someone discover a year of firsts. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy ...  Show more

Sugar Snow

Our story tonight is called Sugar Snow and it’s a story about shifting seasons. It’s also about pots of pansies, breakfast for dinner and the people and places that teach us to play. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book: http://hyperurl.co/NothingMuchHappens Get an autogra ...  Show more

Touchstone

Our story tonight is called Touchstone and it’s a story about finding something unexpected along one’s path. It’s also about the way we think as children, thunder and lighting and the things we find when we keep our eyes open. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book: http://h ...  Show more

People Watching and The Coffee Shop

Our story tonight is called People Watching and the Coffee Shop and it’s a story about the view from a table in the back corner, it’s also about found family, a neatly shoveled sidewalk and simple ways to feel connected. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book: http://hyperur ...  Show more

Keepsake

Our story tonight is called Keepsake and it’s a story about stepping back through time to remember a particular rainy day. It’s also about sunflowers, the things our younger selves can teach us and a scrap of something saved for years in a box. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy ...  Show more

Clean Slate

Our story tonight is called “Clean Slate” and it’s a story about a room of one’s own. It’s also about a jade plant on a window sill, a bit of still useful old technology, and figuring out what’s worth keeping and what’s not. So get cozy and ready to sleep. Buy the book: http://hyp ...  Show more