Our Favorite Things… Permanent Succulents

Succulents are quite popular right now, and it’s no surprise as they are one of the most versatile plant options for decorating both inside and outside the home. Today’s permanent succulents are so close to the real thing that you truly cannot tell them apart. Although real succulents are one of the easier plants to […]

Giving Beautifully… Nora Fleming Servware

Oh how I love beautiful white pottery!  It mixes and matches with any style on any tablescape. Nora Fleming takes it one step farther with their pottery – making it a snap to change to your tablescape for any occasion. As they say, one platter… every occasion! It is easy with a simple switch of […]

Easy Entertaining… Balsamic & Bacon Braised Pork Chops

Crema Balsamica plays a starring role in this impressive braised pork chop dish. Paired with delicious bacon, this sauce reduces to a luscious glaze that’s elegant, but easy to prepare. Perfect for a quick weeknight dinner, but also worthy of serving to guests. This was a big hit at my house – especially for my […]

Our Favorite Things… Alta Cucina Italia Balsamic Reductions

Warning…Alta Cucina Italia’s Balsamic Vinegar Reductions are addicting!  Seriously, I find I reach for my Crema Balsamica daily. Alta Cucina Italia products are made in small batches, blending only the freshest ingredients available.  They are committed to green practices and 100% natural ingredients – no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. Their balsamic reductions are made […]