Monthly Archives: May 2014

“The Collected Library”: Chelsea Flower Show!

One place that I have not been that is definitely on my gardening “bucket list” is the Chelsea Flower Show.  While on my trip to Memphis last week, I found this lovely and very informative book at a flower shop.  … Continue reading

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“On the Road with Kathryn”: A Visit to Cheekwood House and Garden

I never want to miss a chance to visit a beautiful house, especially one surrounded by botanical gardens.  On my way to Memphis to speak at Theater Memphis, I made a stop in Nashville to visit Cheekwood House and Botanical … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

On Memorial Day, my thoughts turn to my father, French O. Crisp.  He entered the Army in 1941 and was taken prisoner of war by the Japanese in 1942 at the time of the surrender of American troops on Batan, … Continue reading

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“Inspiring Images”: Memorial Day Entertaining

I love this metal red, white, and blue picnic basket for a fun Memorial Day picnic! Image from Pinterest Then you could fill with these great mason jars filled with “bandanna napkins” and cutlery. Image from Pinterest Add this very … Continue reading

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Austin Woman Magazine

I was delighted and so appreciative to be featured in the May 2014 issue of Austin Woman magazine!  My publisher, Greenleaf Publishing, is located in Austin and this article is a spring entertaining feature in Austin Woman. Thanks so much … Continue reading

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