Category Archives: It’s Time to Celebrate…

Happy (very late!) Thanksgiving & Welcome to Christmas at Chestnut Cottage!

I apologize for my absence at The Collected Room! Several of my wonderful readers have contacted me to see if I am still alive and everything is alright. Indeed I am alive and things are getting smoothed out after an … Continue reading

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A Christmas Visit to Chestnut Cottage!

Hello friends, it’s Leah speaking! I’m taking over the blog today to share my annual Christmas visit to Chestnut Cottage. As most of you know, I’ve been working for Kathy for several years now. Even though we are in different … Continue reading

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Christmas Traditions!

Another “Key Ingredient” to our Christmas Traditions at Chestnut Cottage is CHRISTMAS CRACKERS! I always have Christmas Crackers for our Christmas Eve Dinner. I love seeing both adults and children at the table with paper crowns atop their heads!  It … Continue reading

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Easter at Chestnut Cottage!

Hello everyone! I trust that you all had a wonderful Easter holiday with family and friends. I just wanted to share a few of my photos from our Easter celebration at Chestnut Cottage… Here’s a look at one of the … Continue reading

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An Irish Gift!

First of all, HAPPY   ST. PATRICK’S DAY! Today I just had to share the gift of a movie recommendation that is truly a shining gem of Irish comedy! Several years ago (1998 to be exact), I had the joy of … Continue reading

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