Easy DIY and Handcrafted Project Ideas

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Before I get started with today's post, I want to thank you all for the lovely comments left on my last post. I really and truly read each one and I wish I could have answered each one as well. I tell people all the time that I have the best readers ever and I just hope you all know how much you mean to me. I would be exactly no where without you and there isn't a day that goes by that I don't count my … [Read more...]

10 Easy Sunday Supper Ideas

10 Easy Sunday Supper Ideas from On Sutton Place | Recipes that are hearty and delicious. Comfort food at its best!

Sunday is my favorite day of the week. It's the one day I let myself do whatever I want...and sometimes that is very little! I love making dinner on Sunday but don't want to be stuck in the kitchen all day. These 10 easy Sunday Supper ideas will put a lovely meal on the table without a lot of fuss or effort. Some take a little longer than others, but all are delicious. Oh and there's a surprise at the end … [Read more...]

Easy Baked Spaghetti Recipe

Easy Baked Spaghetti Recipe from On Sutton Place

Welcome to my last (at least for a while) installment of Sunday Suppers. I'm sharing a Drake family favorite that we call Easy Baked Spaghetti. I'm pretty sure most moms have their own version of this. It's got a lot of things going for it...it's easy, pretty quick, hearty, usually there are leftovers and it's relatively healthy. When my kids were home, I knew I could make this and everyone would eat it. No … [Read more...]

5 Easy Ways to Refresh Your Front Door

5 Easy Ways to Refresh your Front Door | A new doormat will work wonders!

One of the things that is personally important to me as a homeowner is curb appeal. If you ask my family, they would probably say that it borders on being an obsession. I love it when my yard is freshly mowed, mulch is neatly laid and the front porch is fluffed. All of those factors contribute to curb appeal but the most important thing, in my opinion, is the front door. Just ask yourself...when you are … [Read more...]

Easter Table Setting Ideas

Easter Table Setting Ideas | Fun, easy and budget friendly! | onsuttonplace.com

Whenever I set the table in our dining room, I feel as though a band should start playing or a choir should start singing. Why? Because sadly, we hardly ever use it. I can count on one hand the number of times we eat in there per year. That said, there is nothing I love more than putting together a welcoming yet simple tablescape. That's what I'm sharing today along with some tips and sources. These Easter … [Read more...]

Basic Bread Pudding

Basic Bread Pudding | An easy, comforting recipe for an old favorite!

I've spent a lot of time with my parents over the past few weeks while my Dad is recovering from surgery. We've had a lot of time to talk and our topics have been varied and interesting. One afternoon we got on the subject of my grandmother's cooking and my Dad casually mentioned how much he loved her bread pudding. I asked if he knew how she made it but all he could remember is that she used stale bread so … [Read more...]

Decor Steals Giveaway

Decor Steals Giveaway | onsuttonplace.com

Welcome to my second Decor Steals giveaway...and I'm just as excited as I was the first time around! At the end of the post are all the details for entering but before that I want to show you my latest purchase. I have seen olive buckets around for a few years but was never able to score one at a reasonable price. Just a few weeks ago these amazing buckets were offered by Decor Steals and I could not get … [Read more...]

DIY Spring Wreath Door Basket

DIY Spring Wreath Door Basket | Easy and quick to put together! | onsuttonplace.com

I'm starting to believe that spring might actually be here. The snow is melting, the temps are warmer and the days are way longer. I also thought you might like to make something other than a round wreath for your spring front door. I would hate for us to get in a rut! I found a little grapevine basket at Hobby Lobby and decided to see what I could come up with. I've listed as many sources as I could find … [Read more...]

25+ How To Tutorials

25+ How To Tutorials from onsuttonplace.com

About a year ago, I opened my heart and shared the story about making this blog my full time job. One of the changes I made was to stop posting fluff and offer you all content that was usable. Real life DIY, easy recipes, tips and tutorials on "how to" do things. Not that I'm an expert by any stretch of the imagination...but I've been pretty self-sufficient my whole adult life and along the way I've learned … [Read more...]

Sour Cream Chocolate Bundt Cake

Sour Cream Chocolate Bundt Cake | An easy recipe from onsuttonplace.com

When I find a cake recipe that calls for sour cream, I know without a doubt that the end result will be moist and delicious. This Sour Cream Chocolate Bundt Cake did not disappoint. In fact, it's been so long since I made it that I forgot how good it was...and oh is it good. It's dense and super tasty. The dense texture makes perfect slices so it's a very pretty dessert too. This cake is so moist that … [Read more...]