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Aimee Seavey

Biography:

Assistant Editor Aimee Seavey is a staff writer for Yankee Magazine and assists in the development and promotion of content for YankeeMagazine.com through blogging and social media outlets.
Hoodsie Cups | The Classic New England Ice Cream Treat

Hoodsie Cups | The Classic New England Ice Cream Treat

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (93% score)

Here in New England, the Hoodsie Cup has been the saving grace of those who can’t decide between... Read More »

Shirred Eggs | More Recipes

Shirred Eggs | More Recipes

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Both easy and endlessly adaptable, shirred eggs (a fancy term for baked eggs) are especially nice at brunch.... Read More »

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (93% score)

I’m not sure if it’s because bunnies eat carrots (and the Easter Bunny is, by name, a bunny)... Read More »

Necco Wafers | America’s Oldest Candy

Necco Wafers | America’s Oldest Candy

3 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (89% score)

If taste is linked to memory, then one of the easiest ways to jump back to childhood is... Read More »

Best Spring Flower Festivals in New England

Best Spring Flower Festivals in New England

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Nothing says spring like the first blossoms of the season. The bright colors which sprout from every tree... Read More »

South County, Rhode Island | A Tale of Two Inns

South County, Rhode Island | A Tale of Two Inns

New England has a long history of grand mountain and coastal hotel-havens for those desperate to escape the... Read More »

Leftover Pot Roast Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Leftover Pot Roast Grilled Cheese Sandwich

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

When I was recipe testing Yankee Pot Roast for the “Recipe with a History” column in the January/February... Read More »

Vermont Chocolate Potato Cake

2 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Potatoes may seem like an unlikely ingredient for a cake, but stick with me, here. You’re going to... Read More »

Rhode Island Jonnycakes | Thick South County Style

Rhode Island Jonnycakes | Thick South County Style

4 votes, 4.75 avg. rating (91% score)

A Rhode Island classic, jonnycakes (or johnnycakes) are thick or thin cornmeal pancakes depending on what part of... Read More »

South County Jonnycakes

South County Jonnycakes

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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The Royall House and Slave Quarters | Local Treasure

7 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Tucked away in a Boston suburb, the Royall House and Slave Quarters offers a sobering and singular reminder... Read More »

Common Crackers | New England’s Classic Cracker

Common Crackers | New England’s Classic Cracker

4 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)

If there’s one thing that we as New Englanders can agree on, it’s that when it comes to... Read More »

Baked Salmon with Maple-Mustard Sauce | Savory Ways with Maple Syrup

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

March means maple season in New England, and while there are countless ways to enjoy pure maple syrup... Read More »

Chewy Maple Nut Bars

Chewy Maple Nut Bars

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Parker House Rolls | Recipe and History

Parker House Rolls | Recipe and History

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Parker House Rolls are one of New England’s many trademark culinary offerings, and one that is perfect for this... Read More »

L.L. Bean in Freeport, Maine | A Visit to the Flagship Store

L.L. Bean in Freeport, Maine | A Visit to the Flagship Store

With 3 million visitors each year, the flagship L.L. Bean store in Freeport, Maine is arguably the town’s... Read More »

Asparagus Tart

Asparagus Tart

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Nothing signals the end of winter like the return of fresh produce, and asparagus is often one of... Read More »

Best St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Celebrations in New England

Best St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Celebrations in New England

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

Every March New England paints itself green to honor and celebrate its rich Irish past. Whether you mark... Read More »

Humpty Dumpty Chips | Maine’s Potato Chip

Humpty Dumpty Chips | Maine’s Potato Chip

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (93% score)

A Maine favorite since 1947, Humpty Dumpty chips are a potato tradition and regional snack favorite thanks to... Read More »

Best Spots for Italian Food in New England

Best Spots for Italian Food in New England

4 votes, 4.25 avg. rating (83% score)

Wondering where to find the best Italian food in New England?  Whether its pizza, pasta, or cannoli –... Read More »

Shredded Wheat Bread | Retro Recipe

Shredded Wheat Bread | Retro Recipe

4 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)

Shredded Wheat Bread doesn’t exactly taste like the cereal it’s named for, but somehow it wouldn’t be the... Read More »

Shelburne Falls Bowling Alley | ‘Through the Alley to the Alley’

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, has seen more than 100 years of candlepin bowling. Halfway down Bridge Street, the main... Read More »

Moxie | Maine’s Classic Soda

Moxie | Maine’s Classic Soda

7 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (97% score)

If you’re “from away” you might not like the taste, but for many New Englanders, a  long, cold... Read More »

How to Make Mashed Potatoes

How to Make Mashed Potatoes

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Whether it’s next to the Yankee pot roast in a diner, between the turkey and cranberry sauce on... Read More »

Steamed Brown Bread in a Can

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

New England may be small in size, but as we all know, it lacks for nothing in significance.... Read More »

Best Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in New England

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, it’s time to plan something special! Whether you make a day of... Read More »

American Chop Suey Casserole

American Chop Suey Casserole

11 votes, 4.55 avg. rating (89% score)

It’s a comfort food dish with many names, but here in New England, a concoction of noodles, seasoned... Read More »



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