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CHRISTMAS MIRACLES!

We all know that Christmas brings us so many miracles.  And one miracle is that I am doing a holiday blog, after being absent from The Collected Room for so many months!  So many of you have emailed me to … Continue reading

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Cranberry Layer Cake!

 As I promised, this is the cake I made for the holiday dinner party earlier in the week.  The cake is very moist, but a bit “crumbly” when cutting.  It was a big hit and keeps wells in the refrigerator. … Continue reading

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Happy (very late!) Thanksgiving & Welcome to Christmas at Chestnut Cottage!

I apologize for my absence at The Collected Room! Several of my wonderful readers have contacted me to see if I am still alive and everything is alright. Indeed I am alive and things are getting smoothed out after an … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas From Chestnut Cottage!

I HOPE THAT EACH OF YOU HAVE A BLESSED CHRISTMAS FULL OF JOY AND WONDER! EXPECT MIRACLES IN 2016…I CERTAINLY AM! I wanted to share with you our 2015 Christmas card that I painted of Duncan.

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Christmas Traditions at Chestnut Cottage!

…Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse!  The stockings were hung by the chimney… Another very important Christmas tradition at Chestnut Cottage is Christmas stockings!  For many years, … Continue reading

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