Easy Weeknight Entree – Crispy Pesto Chicken Thighs

Having a well-stocked pantry makes week night meals delicious and hassle-free.  Crispy Pesto Chicken Thighs come together quickly with To Market To Market’s Pesto & Pastabilities seasoning mix and a few staples from your pantry. Crispy Pesto Chicken Thighs 2-3 Tbs. Pesto and Pastabilities seasoning mix 1/4 cup Pine Nuts 1/2 cup grated Parmesan CheeseContinue reading “Easy Weeknight Entree – Crispy Pesto Chicken Thighs”

Easy Entrees – Cherry BBQ Pork Chops with Sauteed Baby Bok Choy

Cherry BBQ Pork Chops are rich in flavor, thanks to Brownwood Farms Cherry BBQ sauce.  This item was a new addition to our store this fall and quickly became a family favorite.  It’s unique flavor is delicous on pork, chicken and salmon – plus it’s all natural, gluten-free and made in the USA.  What’s notContinue reading “Easy Entrees – Cherry BBQ Pork Chops with Sauteed Baby Bok Choy”

Easy Entertaining – Oven Roasted Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Horseradish Sauce

Oven Roasted Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Horseradish Sauce Whether you’re looking for an appetizer for a cocktail party or an impressive dinner for guests, these oven roasted bacon wrapped shrimp are delicious, quick and easy! Recipe: 1 lb      Jumbo Shrimp (peeled & deveined) 1 lb      Bacon Horseradish Sauce 1 cup   Sour Cream 2 Tbls Continue reading “Easy Entertaining – Oven Roasted Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Horseradish Sauce”

Our Favorite Things… Pottery Inspired by Nature

It’s January in Central New York and I’m already dreaming about spring… Sunshine, fresh green foliage and flowers – I can’t wait! In the meantime, there are so many ways to bring the outdoors in – including freshening up your tablescape.  Fresh flowers, centerpieces and seasonal linens are always an option to bring in naturalContinue reading “Our Favorite Things… Pottery Inspired by Nature”

Prime Rib Salad with Butternut Squash and Honey Champagne Vinaigrette

Warm up your salad options for fall with this satisfying salad filled with thinly sliced prime rib, roasted butternut squash, cranberries, goat cheese and a delicious and light honey vinaigrette. This is the perfect recipe to use up your leftover prime rib or steak; or just pick up some thinly sliced prime rib/roast beef fromContinue reading “Prime Rib Salad with Butternut Squash and Honey Champagne Vinaigrette”

Fall Tableware Finds… Costa Nova Pearl in Cocoa

I am in love with Costa Nova’s Pearl dinnerware collection! I’ve been searching for quite a while, trying to find a replacement for an older beaded dinnerware pattern that I favored but just couldn’t anything that truly compared. Costa Nova’s Pearl is a winner… It’s raised beaded-rim design is substantial, much more detailed the mostContinue reading “Fall Tableware Finds… Costa Nova Pearl in Cocoa”

Easy Entertaining… Turkey Mozzarella Meatballs Sliders with Blaak Tomato Jam

As many of my customers know, one of my favorites new pantry items is Beekman 1802 Blaak Tomato Jam. The unique combination of tomatoes, garlic, ginger, raisins and spices make it the perfect topping for my turkey mozzarella meatball sliders – and a nice change from traditional marinara sauce.  Try them for a easy andContinue reading “Easy Entertaining… Turkey Mozzarella Meatballs Sliders with Blaak Tomato Jam”

Our Favorites Things… Recycled Candleholders

Who wouldn’t love one of the beautiful new Mesa candles from PADDYWAX?  From the great southwestern inspired pottery to the soothing array of scent blends, they make a perfect gift option. However, these pretty little vessels have another purpose and will long outlive the candle within them.  Once the candles are gone, these pottery piecesContinue reading “Our Favorites Things… Recycled Candleholders”

Easy Entertaining… Blackberry Basil Simple Syrup

When creating the menu for a recent gathering at our shoppe, I wanted a refreshing  non-alcoholic beverage option.  Something special and pretty that would appeal to the guests coming to celebrate the opening of à la Maison’s newly expanded showroom. One of the prettiest cocktail ingredients I count on is Blackberry Basil Simple Syrup.  EasyContinue reading “Easy Entertaining… Blackberry Basil Simple Syrup”