Category: Winter

Comfort Food: Patchwork Chicken-Bacon Pot Pie!

I have a comfort food recipe, ideal for cold or snowy winter weather, Patchwork Chicken-Bacon Pot Pie! It’s made a little healthier without sacrificing flavor, and a little easier with a few short cuts!  The puff pastry crust can be pieced together in a patchwork design for easy assembly. This recipe uses a rotisserie chicken from the grocery store…

Snow Dogs

The winter storm blew through and let us unscathed with much less snow and ice than predicted and the sun made an appearance yesterday to help melt some of it away. We feel very fortunate to have power after watching all the storm coverage. . . And are thankful to be able to sweep away inches of snow, rather than shoveling feet of…

A Winter Woodland Table + Snowflake Pizzelles

Happy New Year! Have you un-decked the halls and are your Christmas decorations put away?  I’m making the transition from Christmas to winter around the house and at the table with a wintry woodland mix of tree slice chargers, pine cones, snowflakes and Pfaltzgraff Chateau dinnerware. Pfaltzgraff Chateau dinnerware provides some texture and interest for dining with an embossed…

In the Potting Shed: Dining with Snowmen and Evergreen Ernie Dinnerware

I’m dining with snowmen with Casa Moda’s Evergreen Ernie dinnerware. Evergreen Ernie by Casa Moda brings a little winter fun to the table which meant flurries were in the forecast for the Potting Shed! Four assorted plump and jolly snowmen decorate the salad plates in shades of blue and green, with brown accents to pair with blue…