The Real Sleepyside!

On the way home from Jennifer Newnham's, Kyrie and I had to visit Ossining, NY.  No, not to cheer up lonely prisoners--Ossining is the real life model for our adored Sleepyside-on-the-Hudson!

Check out the real Crabapple Farm, the Junior-Senior Highschool, Glen Road, Manor House, Wimpy's Diner, Peter Belden's bank and the might Hudson River!

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Can you picture Trixie flying out of the door, dropping papers & books in her excitement?
Wolf Hollow, aka Crabapple Farm! I was so excited to finally see this hallowed ground! There are a few banks in Ossining, but this one looked the coolest! If you squint really hard, you'll see that the sign says "Glendale Road"!
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Manor House.  Darn it, where's Jim? The mighty Hudson River! Hooray, I'm at Wimpy's!  Too bad it was closed.  Apparently, new management has taken it over.  I sure hope it isn't closed for long, and that Mike doesn't lose his job!



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