Monthly Archives: June 2014

“Inspiring Images”: Vintage French Linens for Summer!

Image- Pinterest These lovely vintage French linens remind me of summer and make me want to go back to the Paris Flea Market to spend hours searching for these versatile old beauties.  Such “patina”…just imagine  the beautiful, sun drenched French … Continue reading

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“Inspiring Images”: Summer Melon Salad!

Hello everyone! Today, I want to share a great little tip on how to cut a watermelon into cubes for a summer melon salad! I found this recipe idea on the blog “The View From Great Island”  via Pinterest (of … Continue reading

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“What’s In Your Collection”: Shades of Blue, Jasperware!

From the deep indigo blues to medium tone, to a soft light blue, there is something for everyone who desires to collect jasperware! Jasperware is perhaps the most celebrated accomplishment of legendary English potter Josiah Wedgwood.  Jasperware is a finely-grained … Continue reading

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“In the Garden with Kathryn”: Alchemilla Mollis-“Ladies Mantel”

Everything in the Chestnut Cottage garden is at its Spring best!  Foxgloves, lupines, peonies, false indigo, alchemilla..all of my favorites bloom at this time of year.  The window boxes and containers are planted and it is time to bring in … Continue reading

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