Bake, chill, serve party inspired by #CWColor

We have been living our Dallas life for exactly 15 days now and it feels like we have known our neighbors forever.  In the space of 2 weeks we have … {More}

#CWColor by Coryanne Ettiene

How to Caramelized Onions

I am the sort of person that impatiently watches the toaster, walks like I am running and talks like an auctioneer.   Doing anything slowly is against … {More}

Caramelized onions by Coryanne Ettiene

Pie chips for sweet dips

I'm a sucker for chips and salsa, just ask anyone who happens to be standing next to me at a party -- I plant myself there and move only once the bowl … {More}

PieChips and Compote by Coryanne Ettiene

Lessons on chasing a dream

30 Days ago I watched the movers load up the last of our boxes, mopped my Seattle kitchen for the last time and had a US road map tagged with a … {More}

Coryanne Ettiene

4th of July #UScranberries Sangria

As I write this we have just driven across Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah and Arizona and are feeling especially proud to call the USA our home-- It … {More}

US Cranberries Sorbet Sangria By Coryanne Ettiene
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Cooking

Caramelized onions by Coryanne Ettiene

How to Caramelized Onions

I am the sort of person that impatiently watches the toaster, walks like I am running and talks like an auctioneer.   Doing anything slowly is against everything in my nature...in fact, I am also guilty of hitting send before proof reading, only to climb into the fetal position when I notice that auto correct kindly "corrected" a word for me. … [Read More...]

Lifestyle

Backyard Glamping by Coryanne Ettiene

Backyard glamping made easy

Truth be told, I have only camped twice in my life.  The first time was in my 20s at the Grand Canyon where I counted the hours until sunrise when I could get in my car and drive home; and the second when I was a new bride traveling across Morocco where everything was rose tinted and magical.   I am not outdoorsy, and avoid camping at all cost... … [Read More...]

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#CWColor by Coryanne Ettiene

Bake, chill, serve party inspired by #CWColor

We have been living our Dallas life for exactly 15 days now and it feels like we have known our neighbors forever.  In the space of 2 weeks we have attended 4 parties, and hosted 2 impromptu "porch drinks"...one that happened by chance at 11pm last Friday night. Unpacking has taken a backseat to all the fun that can be had within walking distance … [Read More...]

Recipes

PieChips and Compote by Coryanne Ettiene

Pie chips for sweet dips

I'm a sucker for chips and salsa, just ask anyone who happens to be standing next to me at a party -- I plant myself there and move only once the bowl is dry.  That's right, I'm one of those, the dip Hawk; I keep one eye on the dip and another on the chips.  Despite my shortcomings, I assure you, I am not a double dipper because, quite frankly, … [Read More...]