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Million Dollar Decorating Guest!

What an honor it was to be featured on Million Dollar Decorating Podcast this past Sunday! I met James Swan at the High Point Market in October and he asked me if he might interview me for his podcast. I … Continue reading

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Hibernate in Style!

I hope each of you had a wonderful holiday season and are enjoying the start of a new year! This past weekend eight inches of beautiful snow blanketed Chestnut Cottage. Oh how I love snow and the fact that it … Continue reading

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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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Autumn Equinox!

Oh how I love Autumn! I suppose Autumn and Spring are my favorite seasons and living in the mountains of North Carolina provides four distinct seasons. Autumn in the mountains is especially splendid! Recently, one of my employees took her … Continue reading

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More Simple Pleasures… Feeding Your Soul!

  Hope all of you had a wonderful and relaxing Labor Day Holiday. I have been well taken care of at Lake Chatuge by Wells and Annette and Fred Anderson! Great nurses in my knee surgery recovery. But let’s get … Continue reading

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