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The Polish Pottery Garden online store is under construction!

We are currently making major changes to our online store, The Polish Pottery Garden.  Our store will be unavailable until our changes and updates are completed. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  Please continue to check back here for more information.  We will still be selling our pottery throughout the fall season at …

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The “But What Can I Do With It” Series ~ #2. Baking Apple

Originally published on August 12, 2011. If you read the first post in this series (about the hexabox), then you may recall that one of the really fun things about polish pottery is its ability to be multipurpose.  Our latest shipment of pottery has arrived, and one of our newly available pieces is the Baking …

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The “But What Can I Do With It” Series ~ Ramekins

It’s time once again for the “But What Can I Do With It” Series.  Besides being beautiful and durable, polish pottery is also extremely versatile.  With a little imagination, you can find multiple uses for a single piece of pottery.  Our pretty ramekins are a great example of how one small and inexpensive piece can …

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Free Winter Printable

I don’t know about you, but our house feels a bit drab and empty after our holiday decorations have been taken down and put away.  So I decided to create a cute winter printable to brighten up our living room! I formatted it as an 8×10 so that it would fit into a plain white …

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Easy Feta Chicken Bake

I’m a big fan of easy dinner recipes.  This feta chicken dish is not only easy, it also requires very few ingredients.  For me, that’s a win-win!  I found it in a magazine many years ago and it’s been a family favorite ever since. Easy Feta Chicken Bake Ingredients 6 boneless skinless chicken breast halves …

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September is the new January

Happy New Year!  No, you didn’t sleep through Christmas.  And yes, I realize that the calendar says September and not January.  But in my book, September always feels like the real start of a new year.  The kids are going back to school, giving them a fresh start with fresh teachers and fresh enthusiasm.  After …

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Lemon Supreme Pound Cake

I love to bake, but sometimes I don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen.  So when I found this recipe on the Duncan Hines website, I immediately pinned it to my “Sweets and Treats” pinterest board in the hopes that I would remember to try it one day.  Well, that day is …

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Delicious Fruit Dip

The weather is warming up and spring seems to have arrived!  After a long winter, it’s wonderful to see the cherry trees around our house beginning to bloom and spring flowers around every corner.  It’s also great to see some fresh berries in the grocery store.  I brought home two packages of strawberries the other …

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The “But What Can I Do With It” Series ~#5 Loop Handle Bowls

I just love these Loop Handle Bowls!  They epitomize the very things that drew me to polish pottery in the first place:  it’s unique, it’s beautiful, and it’s versatile.  Here are just a few ideas of ways you can put this lovely piece to work in your home. 1) Ice Cream Bowl- Imagine how cute …

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Polish Pottery on Pinterest

I thought Facebook and Twitter were fun, but then I found Pinterest.  When I first heard about the idea of pinning pictures to online boards, I was unimpressed.  Why would anyone want to do that?  But then I tried it, just to see what all the talk was about.  And just like that, I was …

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