Monthly Archives: March 2012

Medicis Pastel Easter Almonds

Medicis Pastel Almonds are a little luxury that I always look forward to at Easter! When Catherine de Medicis married the future King Henry II of France in 1533, her chefs dazzled wedding guests with these sweet, crunch confections. Their … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New with SavorNC Magazine — Plus a Giveaway!!

It’s that time again! I’m so excited to share the second guest post for SavorNC magazine. This month’s “Something Old, Something New” post celebrates the glory of the Titanic on the 100th anniversary of its ill fate. Did I mention there’s also … Continue reading

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Announcing The Chestnut Cottage Collection

It’s live! Today I am thrilled to say my new collection of watercolor invitations with SanLori is now available for you!! This has been a dream of mine for quite some time and I hope that the collection is as … Continue reading

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An Irish Christening Celebration!

  I love a celebration, but it’s even more delightful when there are two occasions to celebrate. This past weekend, my husband Wells and I hosted a St. Patrick’s Day / Christening brunch for my sweet grandson Wells Patrick. As … Continue reading

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Surprise Giveaway from P. Allen Smith!

It’s Monday and what better way to kick off the week than a surprise giveaway?!? The always charming and oh-so-talented P. Allen Smith is giving away two copies of my book on his blog today! Head on over to Allen’s … Continue reading

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