Tag Archives: In The Kitchen

“Specialties of the House”: Chestnut Cottage Apple Cake!

Now that fall is officially here, my friends and family expect to see my homemade apple cake on the counter at Chestnut Cottage! So I had to make a run to our local apple orchard, Barber’s Orchard, and pick up … Continue reading

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“Specialties of the House”: A Fall Favorite- Broccoli Cornbread!

It is hard to believe that summer is gone and fall is upon us!  I do love the coziness of fall, all of the colors and textures and wonderful smells!  So I can’t say that I am sad that fall … Continue reading

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“Designer Notebook”: Pantry Screen Doors!

With summer finally just around the corner, it is easy  to think of the joyful memories of screen doors.  My grandmother’s house , with its screen back door brings back so many lovely summer visions.  Recently, I did a lake … Continue reading

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“Specialties of the House”: Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Pancakes!

My Mother always loved to make little “pancakes” out of the leftover mashed potatoes from holiday meals.  This is a great way to use up those yummy mashed potatoes from Thanksgiving!  Just add a bit of cheese, a few chives, … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving week is a busy time at Chestnut Cottage!  Lots of food to prepare, flowers to arrange, and tables to set for our annual Thanksgiving dinner for friends and family. This year my heart is heavy as I will experience … Continue reading

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