Classic Amy Joanne

Art & Home

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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There are not enough Sundays to enjoy all the desserts I would like to make. Once the Cookbooks, Magazines or Pinterest Foodie Board are opened, I begin dog-earring almost every page! You see, Sunday is dessert day in our home, and this past Sunday we chose and enjoyed a Chocolate Ganache Tart with a Coconut …

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Our Living Room…. is just that ~ our ‘living room’, it is our entryway, our den, our tv room, our ‘snack table dining room’, our media room, our music practice space, and a place to gather with family, it is also a pass thru for the kitchen, dining and bedroom area, including the main door, …

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What do you do with expired Crisco (lard), store brand old sunflower seeds, and cranberries left from Christmas? Why you make bird feed! Vintage Jello Molds make the perfect shape feeders…along with paper Dixie Cups. and adding ‘the signature’ baker’s twine and of course some blue twine made it extra sweet and personal.