Fall Bunting

No Sew Fall Bunting by Coryanne Ettiene

Every now and then I catch myself on the porch and think “life is amazing”….  because when you stop and look around you, it really is.  I’m not talking about the amazing feeling that comes with having a spare million dollars in your bank account, and a trip to Aruba in your calendar kind of […]

Tales of an apricot fruit leather

Apricot Fruit Leather recipe by Coryanne Ettiene

There are some things in life worth making, whilst there are others that leave you baffled as to why on Earth you invested so much time.  On the top of that list is fruit leather.  In July my Pinterest stream was flooded with fruit leather pins flirting with me from behind the screen:  beautifully packed […]

Baked Raspberry Oatmeal Crisp

Baked Raspberry Oatmeal Crisp by Coryanne Ettiene

September is better breakfast month…..  in our house, September is better everything because we slowly ease back into a routine thanks to the cooler weather and the tasks that life hands us as we venture back to school.  Meals become clock work rather than a tickle of grazing and light meals, the kitchen buzzes with […]

Raising Chickens Organically

Raising Chickens Organically with Coryanne Ettiene

It would seem that the latest accessory in home kitchens is farm fresh eggs, and for the last 3 years I have yearned to hold one in my hands and experience the joy that comes from a freshly laid egg collected right from our backyard.  I always thought we would have hens that would perch […]

Banana Split Granola Recipe

Banana Split Granola by Coryanne Ettiene

I love this time of year… The end of August is always a hive of activity in our kitchen because summer fades into fall, the children dash off to school with amazing lunch boxes packed with care, and  I drink champers like there is no tomorrow while celebrating my birthday.  In other words, pears become […]