Comet and Earthquake of 1744

All posts by Lisa Shea

Comet and Earthquake of 1744

Comet and Earthquake of 1744

It’s History of Sutton Sunday :). These memories come from “History of the Town of Sutton Massachusetts From 1704 to 1876”. Apparently 1744 was quite the year for natural events.

Continue reading

Early Homes and Life in Sutton

Early Homes and Life in Sutton

A description of early Sutton life and homes, from “History of the Town of Sutton Massachusetts From 1704 to 1876” We now, gentle reader, introduce you to the homes of

Continue reading

Livin’ On A Prayer

A super-silly comedy with a big heart. “A must read for any child or lover of the of the ’80s.” https://www.amazon.com/Livin-Prayer-Untold-Tommy-Story-ebook/dp/B01MCUBERZ/

The Dirt Girl

A beautiful story about shining bright – because our differences are our greatest gifts! https://www.amazon.com/Dirt-Girl-Jodi-Dee/dp/099852770X/

The First Settlers of Sutton

The First Settlers of Sutton

Sunday Sutton History time! Here’s some fun information about the very first settlers of Sutton and the first winter they faced. This is from “History of the Town of Sutton

Continue reading

Sutton Tornado June 1831

Sutton Tornado June 1831

Sunday Sutton History! This is from “History of the Town of Sutton Massachusetts from 1704 to 1876”: In June, 1831, a tornado, commencing on Manchaug Pond, passed through Asa Putnam’s

Continue reading

Comb Making in Sutton MA

Comb Making in Sutton MA

This historical perspective comes from “The History of the Town of Sutton Massachusetts From 1704 to 1876” Comb Making was introduced in town about 1780, by Simeon Carpenter, who came

Continue reading

Stilt Bug

Stilt Bug

Buggie of the Day – this is the stilt bug. It’s tiny, maybe 1cm total in length, and enjoys relaxing on St. John’s Wort in the summer.

St. John’s Wort

St. John’s Wort

It’s that time of year! The St. John’s Wort is in bloom! Do you harvest this and use it for medicine?

Wyoming book 8 is now live!

Wyoming book 8 is now live!

Hurrah! Wyoming book 8 is now live! :).