Heather Atwood

Heather Atwood is a writer who lives in Rockport, MA and writes the "Food For Thought" column, which also features online cooking videos, in the Gloucester Daily Times.

Outstanding in the Field

Posted March 18, 2010

This is a story of a long table draped in white, lined with perfectly placed wooden seats, standing in the middle of a field, waiting for the guests to dine beneath flickering swallows’ tails, along-side butterflies and trailing bean vines.…

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Saving the First Apple

Posted March 8, 2010

“- comfort me with apples: for I am sick of love.” — Song of Solomon 2:5. Apples are so much more reliable, but beware; if we don’t start protecting the ancient apple forests of Kazakhstan, love might be all we’ve…

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Homemade Donuts from The Coffee Shop

Posted February 16, 2010

You may know Rockport, Massachusetts for its little red shack at the end of the pier, its picturesque harbor crowded with fishing boats, but do you know about its donuts? The best, the absolute best, homemade donuts come from a…

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