Layla Altman of Posh Living LLC Shares her Favorite Holiday Recipe
The Crystal Bud Chandeliers add an elegant, feminine detail
to this classic style kitchen design by Posh Living, LLC
Crescent Chicken Squares
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 3 tablespoons butter or margarine
- 1 (8-ounce) can refrigerated crescent melted and divided rolls
- 2 cups chopped cooked chicken
- 3/4 cup seasoned croutons, crushed
- 2 tablespoons milk
Combine Cream Cheese and 2 tablespoons butter; stir in chicken and next 3 ingredients. Set aside. Unroll crescent dough, separating into 4 rectangles; press perforations to seal. Spoon one-fourth of chicken mixture into center of each rectangle; bring corners of each rectangle together over chicken mixture, and twist gently to seal. Brush packets with remaining 1 tablespoon melted butter; dredge in crushed croutons, and place on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake, uncovered,at 350° for 20 to 25 minutes or until golden. Yields: 4 servings.
(Recipe Attribution: JoAnn Frazee, Premium Recipes That Really Rate Insurance Women of Sussex County Ocean View, Delaware)
About Layla Altman of Posh Living, LLC
After spending her childhood in Miami, Florida and then later finishing her education in Atlanta, Layla developed her own style early on, influenced by the clean lines and sophisticated details of stylish South Beach and historic Atlanta architecture. After completing her degree at The Atlanta College of Art with a BA in Interior Design, Layla started her career in midtown Atlanta.
She was employed by a well sought after design firm whose focus was on corporate, educational, medical and high-end residential design. Layla’s design management experience includes projects for companies such as BMW, Coca-Cola, Cingular Wireless and Emory University. Designing interiors for the homes of Atlanta executives sparked her passion for Residential design, which continues today. Layla holds the highest level of ASID membership (Professional Member, ASID), having achieved an accredited education and experience in interior design, and successfully passing the difficult NCIDQ exam.
Layla’s work has been featured on Southern Living Presents television show, published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, and Coastal Caroline Homestyles Magazine. She also co-owns the pillow website, PillowFolly.com with her partner Kerry Ann Dame. Ever creative, her new project is creating a line of framed art and photography based on vintage pieces and her own photographs.
Layla’s stone & tile designs, furniture layouts and custom millwork are created using Autocad for her clients. Her involvement in the design process from the pre-construction phase through the completion of the interiors results in a cohesive and less stressful experience for the client.
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