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”

Our Favorite Things… Southern Jubilee Glassware

I am in love with this new glassware! A new addition to our store is this stunning glassware by Southern Jubilee.  Southern Jubilee is designed and created by two creative women… who truly have a great sense of style. This seeded style glassware is adorned with pewter pressed designs and initials and all products areContinue reading “Our Favorite Things… Southern Jubilee Glassware”

Recipe Triple Play… Bourbon Barrel Foods Kentuckyaki  

What’s not to love about Bourbon Barrel Foods’ Kentuckyaki?  This all-natural sauce is sweetened with Kentucky-grown sorghum syrup, flavored with fresh garlic and ginger; and a hint of Kentucky bourbon too. Looking for a little more kick?  You’ll want to try Kentuckyaki Hot & Spicy for sure! Both are perfect as a marinade on salmon,Continue reading “Recipe Triple Play… Bourbon Barrel Foods Kentuckyaki  “

Living Beautifully… La Cadeaux Tableware

I have a weakness for pottery… all kids of pottery and dinnerware.  Although, I carry a variety of patterns in my store,  I always find a pattern or piece that catches my eye on vacation.  I have been known to carry large pottery platters and bowls  through the airport and in my carry-on bags to protectContinue reading “Living Beautifully… La Cadeaux Tableware”

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 ofContinue reading “Giving Beautifully… Nora Fleming Servware”

Entertaining Simply – Recipe of the Week… Lemon Raspberry Champagne Vinaigrette & Mixed Greens Salad

I can eat a salad every day and always serve one when I’m entertaining.  Here’s one of my healthy mixed greens salad: My Lemon Raspberry Champagne Vinaigrette Mixed Greens Salad Dressing 3 Tablespoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 Tablespoons Raspberry Champagne vinegar 1 Tablespoon fresh squeezed lemon juice 1 Teaspoon lemon zest 1 Teaspoon honeyContinue reading “Entertaining Simply – Recipe of the Week… Lemon Raspberry Champagne Vinaigrette & Mixed Greens Salad”