Archives for November 2014

CEVICHE ON CORN CRISPS WITH AVOCADO AND RED ONION

CEVICHE ON CORN CRISPS WITH AVOCADO AND RED ONION Hello! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. In this time of Thanksgiving I want to express how grateful I am to you for following my blog.  THANK YOU! Our Thanksgivings just keep getting bigger and better! I am so happy that 2 of our 3 […]

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BEST WISHES ON THANKSGIVING

HAPPY THANKSGIVING! On this day of Thanksgiving I wanted to express how grateful I am to you for your following along on this blogging journey with me. This month marks the 1 year anniversary of After Orange County.  I have loved every minute of it and hope you have too.  I am so inspired by […]

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ACORN SQUASH AND SWEET POTATO BISQUE

Hello! As Thanksgiving nears I am pulling out all the stops to share my favorite turkey day recipes with you.  Today I’m preparing this delicious and healthy Acorn Squash and Sweet Potato Bisque. It is one of the many do-ahead recipes that is perfect for Thanksgiving, and will taste even better in two days when I […]

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PARSNIP, CARROT AND LEEK GRATIN

Holiday greetings! I know it’s coming down to the wire but I couldn’t let another Thanksgiving go by without giving you one of my all-time favorite Thanksgiving side-dish recipes. It’s a Parsnip, Carrot and Leek Gratin that is a staple in my Thanksgiving recipe repertoire. It’s crunchy and creamy at the same time, with a […]

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PUMPKIN PECAN BREAD

Hello there! Last weekend Brad and I were invited to a neighborhood party at the home of a family that just finished remodeling their 10,000 square foot mountain home. In our resort town over 50% of the homes are vacation residences, used only part time by the homeowners. Typically speaking the “locals” tend to socialize […]

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DISCOVERIES First Edition

Dear Friends, As you might imagine, I spend a lot of time on the internet.  I read a lot of blogs and spend more time than I should on Pinterest and other social media outlets. In doing so I make some great discoveries that I thought I would start sharing with you in a new […]

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