Monthly Archives: September 2015

Autumn Table Matters

Oh how I love the change of seasons.  And Autumn is certainly a favorite!  I recently discovered a lovely new pattern from Juliska… “ Forest Walk “.  This new pattern is perfect for  autumn entertaining . The foliage, the berries … Continue reading

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“Shades of Blue”: Live With What You Love!

Each time that I pass this corner of the kitchen at Chestnut Cottage, I get a nice wave of joy! This corner is on the way out of the kitchen to the hall that leads to the master bedroom. The old English … Continue reading

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God Save The Queen!

Today, Queen Elizabeth II overtakes Queen Victoria as the UK’s longest reigning  monarch. As you know, I am a great fan of “Quintessentially English” in all matters… Both Victoria and Elizabeth II were young queens… Victoria became queen at 18 and … Continue reading

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