Chicken Pot Pies with Puff Pastry Crust

Mini Chicken Pot Pies with Puff Pastry Crust | Amazing comfort food recipe that's so easy! |

Welcome to another edition of Sunday Supper...on a Thursday! I thought I would post a few days early in case you actually want to make these mini chicken pot pies with puff pastry crust on Sunday. For this recipe I used one of my favorite secret weapons: a grocery store rotisserie chicken. I get them at Kroger and they are amazing. I used my basic roux recipe, fresh vegetables and puff pastry. Sort of a … [Read more...]

All Things Valentines 2nd Edition

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Year Two of All Things Creative continues and today we are featuring our 2nd edition of All Things Valentines. If you loved it last year, you are going to love this year even more. It's bigger, better and loads of fun. There is DIY and home decor. We've got recipes and crafts. I know I've said this before but there really is something for everyone. Here's our group! Domestically Speaking A Little … [Read more...]

Handmade Heart Clay Tags

Handmade Heart Clay Tags | Valentine's Day gifts or decor |

Sutton Place Designs has been busy! We've been working hard and are happy to be able to offer a wide selection (our best ever) of handmade heart clay tags that are perfect for your Valentine's Day gift giving or decor. Every design is original and each tag is made by hand. We've added some new packaging too. When we launched our line of tags at Christmas, we were sort of flying by the seat of our pants. … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars | the perfect quick and easy snack! |

When my kids were growing up, the best time of the day for me was when they got home from school. Like most families, we had a routine. I'd look in their book bags, take care of their lunch boxes and then we would have something to eat. An after school snack so to speak. I wish I had known about these oatmeal peanut butter bars because they are the perfect after school snack. They are so quick and … [Read more...]

Easy Tea Towel Tutorial

Easy Tea Towel Tutorial | step by step directions! |

I told you I was going to try and post some simple sewing tutorials so here I am and I promise anyone can do this. It's an easy tea towel tutorial that can actually be a no sew OR sewing project. The no sew version will work if the tea towel is not going to be used on a daily basis. "Just for show" as my mom used to say. Both start with cutting a piece of fabric 22 in. x 30 in. You can, of course, make … [Read more...]

New Shop Items: Hearts and More!

New Shop Items: Hearts and More! |

I didn't think I was going to make it today...but life cooperated so Happy Sunday! I've been working on new items for Sutton Place Designs and was finally able to post several listings yesterday. I still have more to do but hopefully everything will be finished in the next few days. It's been a while since I made heart pillow covers so I made two styles...but there are just a few of each. Click HERE or the … [Read more...]

Easy Lemon Ginger Scones

Easy Lemon Ginger Scones | These have the freshest taste from the fresh lemon peel and juice! |

I've decided that this is the year we are moving out of our baking comfort zone and we're going to try some new things. Whenever I can, I will try a recipe I've never made before and if it's a success, I'll share it with you. I'll still keep my same rules weird ingredients, simple directions and fun to make. These easy lemon ginger scones were the perfect first try. They fit all of the criteria … [Read more...]

10 Free Printables: Valentine’s Day, Love and Hearts

10 Free Printables: Valentine's Day, Love and Hearts |

Occasionally when I am looking for something on my blog, I find things that have been long me and most likely by all of you too. I knew I had some "heart" printables but didn't realize I had as many as I did. I must have been on a roll! Anyway, I've put them all together so you can get to them quickly and easily. Plus I added a brand new one. I love it and hope you do too. It's first, … [Read more...]

DIY No Sew Valentine LOVE Pillow Cover

DIY No Sew Valentine's LOVE Pillow Cover | easy tutorial with pics and the link to the letter templates! |

Now that Christmas is behind us and things are somewhat back to normal, I want to share an easy and really fun craft for Valentine's Day. This just might be the (dare I say it?) cheapest project I have ever done. Even I was shocked at the final price tag. This DIY No Sew Valentine LOVE pillow cover came in just under $5.00. It wasn't hard at all and turned out way better than I had hoped! On to the … [Read more...]

3 Easy Ways to Style a Bed

3 Easy Ways to Style a Bed | easy tips and pics! |

Welcome to the January edition of DIY Tips and Tricks featuring beds, bedding and bedrooms. I have to be honest and tell you that this is NOT my strong point but I have, over the years, figured out a few easy ways to make a bed look beautiful. The most important thing is that the bedding is functional. For us, it has to be washable and pet-friendly. I've come up with three different pillow combinations that … [Read more...]