Tag Archives: Entertaining

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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The Planning Continues…!

  As you might image, Chestnut Cottage is at  “fever pitch”! All of the details are coming together and each day has a list of items to be done before the big party. Two big items that I can check off … Continue reading

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Entertaining Tales From Chestnut Cottage!

A few months ago, I was approached by the Chancelor of Western Carolina University and his wife regarding  donating a party for the school’s Friends of the Arts Gala. They felt that since I had two interior design degrees from … Continue reading

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“Specialties of The House”: Super Bowl Entertaining!

Today, I thought I would share with you two of my favorite recipes for Super bowl entertaining. One of my favorite appetizer recipes is for Hot Artichoke Dip. Years ago, a co-worker gave me this recipe and…once again, I changed … Continue reading

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Memories of Thanksgiving 2014

A dusting of snow brought a festive mood to Chestnut Cottage on Thanksgiving morning! The flowers and tables are ready… All ready to serve up the desserts….  The  tables are almost ready…I  forgot to get out the salts and bone … Continue reading

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