TV Shows | 7.1.2019

Fresh Off The Boat — Thunder Group Longevity

Fresh Off the Boat  | Season 3, Episode 19 — Driving Miss Jenny

Fresh Off The Boat chronicles the real-life story of Chinese immigrant Eddie Huang based on his memoir of the same name.  Airing in the Friday 8:00 PM time-slot, this successful sit-com finished its 5th season this past April.  In May, ABC announced that the popular show has been renewed for a 6th season. For a […]



Celebrities, TV Shows | 6.22.2019

June, The Month of Roses — Royal Albert Old Country Roses

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June is the month of Roses!  From the delightful old-fashioned rose bushes to the stunning American Beauty, roses represent the re-emergence of summer more than any other flower.  Muse of poets, accessory to love declarations, inspiration for artists worldwide — the Rose has captivated humankind heart and soul. And in the world of fine china, […]



TV Shows | 5.30.2019

The Good Place – Le Creuset Zen Kettle Green

The Good Place  | Season 1, Episode 5 - Category 55 Emergency Doomsday Crisis

Renewed for a fourth season, “The Good Place” is a humorous romp through the after-life of Eleanor Shellstrop who met her untimely end when hit by a shopping cart.  Apparently, a mistake has been made as Eleanor, a rude and nasty person in life, does not meet the ethical requirements for admittance to the Good […]



TV Shows | 5.29.2019

American Housewife – Season 1, Ep 16 – Anchor Hocking Annapolis Rocks Tumbler

American Housewife  | Season 1, Episode 16 - Bag Lady

Renewed for a fourth season, our favorite American Housewife will continue to enter our living rooms with brand new episodes this fall.  Until then, we have to be content to re-watch episodes from the first three seasons.  Flashing back to season one, in this scene from “Bag Lady,” Katie learns of the nickname her family […]



TV Shows | 12.17.2018

Great British Baking Show Masterclass – Season 4, Episode 5

The Great British Baking Show Masterclass  | Season 4, Episode 5

This show may be a Masterclass in baking, but it is also a Masterclass in classic British holiday china. While Paul and Mary share recipes for their favorite holiday treats, we are also treated to a myriad of beautiful Christmas china. The patterns shown include: Spode Christmas Tree, Royal Worcester Holly Ribbons, and Portmeirion The […]



TV Shows | 12.4.2018

Will and Grace (New) – Season 1, Ep 7 – Royal Stafford Asiatic Pheasant Black

Will and Grace  | Season 1, Episode 7 - A Gay Olde Christmas

We’ve all heard the term historical period drama, but what about a historical period comedy? That is what Will and Grace offered us for Christmas in 2017. It was a look back at a simpler time, that maybe wasn’t so simple. Many of the issues facing the country 100 years ago – poverty, racism, homophobia […]



Movies | 12.2.2018

While You Were Sleeping – Cristal D’Arques Longchamp

While You Were Sleeping is a feel good rom-com, but also is a fabulous Christmas movie. Set at Christmastime, Lucy, who has no family of her own, is adopted by her fake fiance’s family. This loving family invites Lucy, a perfect stranger, into their home to share in the holiday spirit while fake fiance, Peter, […]