Browsing Tag

Sara Boyce


Justin Cerne | Nantucket Profile

I have had the pleasure of working with Justin Cerne as he’s moved from the Assistant Artistic Director of the Theatre Workshop of Nantucket to the Artistic Director.  Smart, funny, and very talented, I sat down with him to find out how he keeps his positive outlook in the…

July 9, 2015

Nantucket Profile | Clay Twombly

Clay Twombly One of the first times I met Clay, he was teaching a swing dancing class.  As he held me close and whirled me around the dance floor with grace and confidence, I did what any girl would do: I developed an instant…

June 15, 2015
Weight Loss

My Approach to Mentoring

MY APPROACH: MY APPROACH: My approach is to choose FOR a new behavior, not AGAINST an existing behavior.  It is almost impossible to discipline yourself into NOT doing something (anything) for long-term.  The easier approach is to introduce something new into your life because…

June 2, 2015
Delicious Restaurant

Where to eat on Nantucket? Town Restaurant

Umami* of Nantucket: Town By Sara Boyce Feel like “dinner and a movie”? Town and Queequeg’s have partnered with the Nantucket Dreamland Foundation to offer an affordable evening out on the (ahem) Town through July 4th.…

May 22, 2014

Nantucket Portrait: Tracy Root’s Career in Wine

Umami* of Nantucket | Tracy Root “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” The Roman philosopher, Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 B.C. – 64 A.D.), obviously did not have Tracy Root in mind. But he could have. My first job on Nantucket was waiting…

November 5, 2013
100 PORTRAITS Delicious

Nantucket Portrait: Craig Hanna of Topper’s

Umami* of Nantucket | Craig Hanna As the Cellar Master at Topper’s, Craig Hanna maintains a 23,000+ bottle collection spread out over three locations on the property. Craig makes wine decisions for the upcoming season as well as making long-term purchasing decision. “The owners…

November 3, 2013