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St. Patrick’s Day Tablescape 2017

– Posted in: Fostoria American, Tablescapes
Tablescapes | St. Patrick's Day | The richness of gold and green abound!

It's that time of year again when green is in the air - and on the tables!  My St. Patrick's Day Tablescape for 2017 was so much fun to prepare!  In the beginning, I had no plan. However, an old and dirty glass basket I happened to stumble upon while treasure hunting changed everything. Once cleaned, it… Read More

Storing Fostoria American Plates

– Posted in: Fostoria American, Tips, Thrills & Tales
Dish Storage TIps | Storing and caring for Fostoria American plates.

After every dinner or family celebration, there eventually comes a time when you have to store your freshly washed dishes.  Last year I changed the storage method I was using for glass plates - specifically the Fostoria American plates.  This same methodology; however, will work for just about any type of dinner plate you have - from bone… Read More

Pumpkins and Crystal

– Posted in: Fall, Fostoria American
Pumpkins and Crystal | Fostoria American Candy Dishes

Autumn is in the air, and the cooler temperatures are with us.  The golden textures of the season are amazing, bursting with the most colorful trees and bounty that Nature can provide!  Don't just admire the season outside; discover the beauty of autumn from inside as well. From tea towels, pillows, vases, glasses, and more ... the possibilities are… Read More

Berries with Yogurt Sauce

– Posted in: Food, Fostoria American
Recipe | Berries with Yogurt Sauce | Served in a beautiful Fostoria American Sundae dish.

During the summertime, I must have berries. There is absolutely no exception to this steadfast rule!  Even if I can't eat all the fruit at once, I make sure to freeze any excess - and always while the fruit is still at its peak of freshness.  The season is bursting with berries of all sorts ... from… Read More