Classic Amy Joanne

Art & Home

In our neck of the woods ‘Cabbage Recipes’ are a mainstay in our kitchens with Haluski, Halupki, Perogies and even Lakeside Potatoes on our menus. You will even find each dish served at local festivals and Church events. My Hubby worked at a local Cabbage Farm thru his teenage years. He also ‘jars’ sauerkraut with …

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‘Social Media Weekly Recap’ will be available to you each Friday right here on the Blog Pages of Classic Amy Joanne. Why you ask? to share all things creative, of course! With Social Media ‘algorithms’ and ‘blocking’ controlling the content, it is increasingly apparent that friends and followers are not seeing posts. I can only …

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Classic Chalk Art had a bit of a revival this past Friday evening, thanks to a free demo thru FaceBook Live in the Group ‘Artfully Connected with Cindy Harrison’, ‘Watch, Learn & Pencil‘ ! And Curiosity happened….ya, know ’cause the name itself is pretty deceiving. The question most received is ‘will it erase?‘ And the …

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Would you believe this is my first time making fresh homemade Lemonade? We’ve made pizza dough in the bread machine and sweet smelling laundry detergent this year as a few ‘firsts’, so why not add Fresh Lemonade to all the homemade goodness!

If you have lived in Pennsylvania all your life as I have, especially near ‘Dutch’ Country, then I am sure that you grew up on Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking. Although my Mom tossed in a Spaghetti Meal once in a while, we were meat and potato people. My Dad was a meat and potatoes kinda guy….as …

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It is funny how ‘things’ come to be in our home. Whether they are found, acquired, gifted, given, hunted for or purchased. My Sister and I even have a ‘borrowing’ agreement in place, lol! Whether it is free, inexpensive or saved for. Whether it be from a friend, a small business, an antique store, a …

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Is it a Journal, a Coffee Table Book, a Keepsake Book, or a Pop-Up Book? or, or, or! It was so hard to decide what to call this creative book! I know one things for sure….it will be a fun treasure for your family and friends to enjoy ~ a keepsake for sure…maybe even a …

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‘Shiny Red Nose‘ is created in Classic Chalk Art style ~ simply color penciled onto an acrylic painted background in vintage chalkboard style ~ and the pencil looks a lot like chalk, hence Chalk Art!

These Chicken Fingers are the best make-aheads ~ eat ’em hot or cold ~ eat ’em now or freeze for later, or to ~ make a single serving, dinner for two or for a picnic or party. We have enjoyed them fresh from the oven with bow-tie noodles tossed with a little butter and parmesan …

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My Mom’s right. Every time I call her I tell her I am organizing something and after 11,680 phone calls, give or take….. that is alot of organizing. One would think by now everything would be organized after 32 years of marriage and 2 homes later ~ welp, until I think of new ways to …

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