Michael Mahoney - Realtor with Century 21 American Properties
Michael Mahoney

Lucy in the Sky with Cookies – Pill Hill Cookie Entrepreneur

Lucy in the Sky with Cookies:Home of the The Pill Hill Cookie Entrepreneur

DUXBURY, MA — Here is a sweet story. An amazing home just hit the market in Duxbury on “Pill Hill”  on Realtor.com, The property  is the former home of Ruth Wakefield. Ms. Wakefield is the inventor  of The Toll House chocolate chip cookie.

Ruth Graves was born on June 17, 1903, in East Walpole, Mass., the daughter of Fred Graves and the former Helen Vest Jones.

She and her husband opened a dining establishment named Toll House Inn on Bedford Street in Whitman.
It was at this location where Ruth Graves invented the Toll House Cookie.

Ruth Graves sold the rights to her cookie recipe to Nestle. Wait until you see the house she and her husband retired to.   

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