Monthly Archives: December 2010

Quintessential Holiday Entertaining

 I am always sad to see the holidays end.  However tired, and I am, I will miss the smell of pine, the beautiful Christmas china patterns,  and entertaining family and friends.  So I must share one more post of holiday … Continue reading

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A Christmas Card from Chestnut Cottage

  You may discern from this card that I have other compulsions besides china…seven live trees at Chestnut Cottage. A little Christmas gift recipe for a delicious and very quick  Hors d’oeuvre.  

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Kathy’s Favorite Christmas China Patterns

As I have stated  before, I am definitely a “chinaholic”, and holiday china patterns are no exception! At Chestnut cottage, I have though the years, accumulated a mix of four holiday patterns. My oldest and favorite is Royal Worcester’s “Holly … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas Champagne Party

Being a great lover of French champagne and having lots of great girlfriends, a champagne party seemed a great way to entertain  the girls during the holiday.   And then last week my sweet , young client Kristen Anderson , owner … Continue reading

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