Green Apple Cottage Posts

Are barn doors right for you?  Anyone who has a Pinterest account sees endless pins of barn doors in their feed. But where do you use them?  How big should they be?…

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Try this Sicilian Meat Sauce recipe my family has been cooking for generations.  What makes this sauce different than the red sauce you are making?  Honey, butter, and lemon peel make…

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This rich Eggplant Lasagna Recipe (made with my Sicilian Meat Sauce Recipe) satisfies my desires for rich food when I’m eating low crab.  Andrew HATES eggplant but he tried this recipe…

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Finally some light from the dark deep love hate relationship I have with gardening in this new house. It arrived with the blooming spears of gladiolus. The beds here are 3 times larger than…

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February 26, 2016 / / Design

Yesterday our Baton Rouge IIDA chapter toured one of the premier galleries in the city, Ann Connelly Fine Art. Our sponsor Noelle Eskew with Patcraft really put out a spread…

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February 26, 2016 / / Crafting

This past weekend Jamie and I decided to stretch our creative legs and paint.   Not walls silly, but canvas.  Her daughter, Olivia, joined us for our afternoon of fun.  …

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