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Book Spotlight: A Wee Irish Surprise and Giveaway

    The chapter “A Wee Irish Surprise” from my new book The Collected Tabletop is all about a surprise party I put together for my husband Wells.  Wells had a dream of golfing in Ireland with his friends.  Unbeknownst to him, I planned an Irish holiday to … Continue reading

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Top 10 Vintage China Patterns

  I’m happy to be sharing with you today my Top 10 Vintage China Patterns.  I’ve been collecting for years and out of the many thousands of patterns out there, these are truly my favorites! 1. Leighton Spray by Coalport … Continue reading

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The first time I visited the Emerald Isle was to stay at my maternal grandfather’s home in County Downs, Northern Ireland. I instantly fell in love with both the isle itself and the roots I discovered as I explored the home of my ancestors! Continue reading

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