Category Archives: Chesley

Happy Friday

I knew it would happen, it IS only March, but this made me feel oh so sad… These are old time mop head hydrangeas. They bloom from buds formed on previous years stems. So if we get prolonged cold temps … Continue reading

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Day 5… Finished!

I finished up the decorating on Friday. Hydrangea arrangement in parlor Down in the game room a little billiard tree and rustic pinecones The grand staircase A different view of the tree   And as I was leaving… a sweet-faced … Continue reading

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Day 4 Decorating

Another good day! Somehow I didn’t manage to get pictures of everything but here are a few… Dining room wreath to match table arrangements   Wreathes in ballroom … I should have gotten a close-up Mantle in parlor Two small … Continue reading

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Day 3 Decorating

Yesterday was a good day. I was a bit apprehensive about doing the arrangements this time because I was asked to use faux flowers instead of the natural greenery I’ve used in the past. Keeping all of those fresh arrangements … Continue reading

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Revisiting the Decorating

This is what I’ve been doing… Yep, I was asked to come and do the Christmas decorating at Chesley again. It was odd going back after leaving nearly a year ago now. But it sure was great to see some … Continue reading

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A Crazy-Busy Week

Wow, I feel like I’ve been hit by a truck. The flu hit me on Thursday and yesterday was a completely lost day. Hopefully I’m starting to turn the corner but the thermometer is telling me I should continue to … Continue reading

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Stuff Like This Only Happens To Me

Yesterday I was back at Chesley decorating for Christmas. After I finished up for the day I decided to go and check on the chickens and say hello to the goats. I had seen one of the goats up by … Continue reading

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