Monthly Archives: March 2012

It’s Time to Celebrate…

The day of celebration is almost here! I hope you’ve enjoyed my ideas for entertaining and a traditional Irish recipe this week. If you still haven’t found the perfect set of tableware to use for your celebration, I have a … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Celebrate…

Today, in honor of my continued St. Patrick’s Day series, I’m sharing a favorite scone recipe. This traditional Irish treat pairs delightfully with a cup of hot tea. I do hope you’ll indulge in a few this spring. Have a … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Celebrate…

  One of my favorite holidays is just around the corner! Being of Irish heritage, I take St. Patrick’s Day very seriously. This week I plan to share a few ideas for creating your own special occasion, starting with an … Continue reading

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Blue & White Collections: Blue Willow

You may remember in my last “Blue & White” post, I shared a Spode pattern known as “Winter’s Eve.” Today, I’m delighted to share a pattern that was also first created by Spode called “Blue Willow.” This is such a … Continue reading

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Collections on Display: Making Bookcases Look Their Best

  Displaying collections is one of my top design priorities, and being a great lover of books; Chestnut Cottage is overflowing with them! Whether styling a lovely furniture piece or a built-in bookcase,  I’ve found these tips to be especially … Continue reading

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