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 […]

How to Caramelized Onions

Caramelized onions by Coryanne Ettiene

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 […]

5 Ingredients that capture a Mediterranean Summer

5 Ingredients for Mediterranean Cooking

There is something about summer cooking that reminds me of those fabulous summer holidays spent in Italy.  It may be the dry breeze rolling across the backyard, or even the brazen clarity that the last thing I want to do is leave my shaded spot outdoors and hurry into the kitchen to prepare a heavy […]