On Saturday, June 30th, 2018, the competition to determine the best sandwich will take place in the oldest town on Cape Cod. SandwichFestwill occurs along Water Street (Rt. 130) starting at 10am and continuing until 4pm. From Town Hall to … Continue reading
The village of Sandwich, MA has a population of about 20,000 full-time residents. During the summer season, the village (and all of Cape Cod) swells to more than double that count. Now is the time to plan a May visit to … Continue reading
Visit the largest public gardens in southern New England right here in Sandwich, MA. Opening day of the Heritage Museum & Gardens for the 2018 season will be a big event on April 14, 2018 from 10am to 5pm. The … Continue reading
Julia Child is well known in the US as “The French Chef”. Her approach to cooking was embraced by Americans and her cookbooks became best sellers. But how much do you really know about this popular woman – Julia Carolyn … Continue reading
Sandwich, MA is the oldest town on Cape Cod and became famous as a glass-making community beginning in the early 19th century. Deming Jarves was a principal and manager of the Boston & Sandwich Glass Company and later, the Cape … Continue reading
It’s time once again for our annual tribute to Julia Child. Let’s get together at the Isaiah Jones Homestead Bed & Breakfast and celebrate the contributions of this American icon to the culinary world. Book your lodging package today to … Continue reading
It’s time for us to celebrate once again the accomplishments of our favorite culinary trailblazer, Julia Child. The famous host of PBS’s The French Chef is the inspiration for a weekend-long tribute to her contributions to American cuisine. We’ll begin Friday evening with … Continue reading
For a very special occasion the rhododendrons at the Isaiah Jones Homestead Bed and Breakfast are in full bloom to provide a colorful welcome to Michele Chandler! Michele is the winner of the Select Registry Vacation of a Lifetime. She was chosen … Continue reading
This month the Isaiah Jones Homestead Bed & Breakfast is surrounded by flowers. They’re so beautiful that we just had to take some photos and share them with everyone. The rhododendrons are particularly striking, but the irises are delightful and the wildflowers surrounding the shed behind the Carriage House are truly pretty as well.
Sandwich is getting into summer mode, too. The Boardwalk has reopened after being closed for several months due to some severe damage from the storms we had over the winter. In addition, access to the beaches is being repaired and improved, and we’re all getting ready for another Sandwich Fest on June 29th.
All of Cape Cod is gearing up for the summer season, too, with the welcome addition of the Cape Flyer train as an option for transportation to the Cape from the Boston area. Every town looks its best right now, too, with flowering trees and shrubs in bloom everywhere you look. This is the most perfect time to drive the length of the Cape if you’ve chosen to come by car. The weather is cooperating, too, to ensure that all of our guests have the very best Cape Cod vacation.
On February 14, 1949, Francis William Preston married Marguerite Lee Brown in a nuptial Mass celebrated at Corpus Christi Church in Wethersfield, Connecticut. The groom was 29 years old and the bride was 25, each a bit older than the majority … Continue reading