Latest Posts in Christmas Parties

A RECAP OF MY HOLIDAY SEASON

Hi there and thanks so much for stopping in today. Since I was both under the weather and very busy during Christmas & New Year’s, I thought I’d take today to give you a recap of my holiday season. This year 3 of our 4 boys, our daughter-in-law and soon to be DIL, and our […]

A RECAP OF MY HOLIDAY SEASON | SkyPark at Santa's Village | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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MY CHRISTMAS TABLE AND DIY PLACE CARDS

My Christmas Table and DIY Place Cards Greetings and thanks so much for stopping in on Christmas Eve. We have arrived home from our cruise to Central America just in time for the arrival of all our kids who are coming in from Chicago, Philadelphia & Washington, DC. So we will be enjoying Christmas with […]

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THIS AND THAT AND AN INVITATION TO THE WHITE HOUSE

Today on the blog I’m talking about this and that and an invitation to the White House too! So join me and find out what’s happening after orange county.

THIS AND THAT AND AN INVITATION TO THE WHITE HOUSE | The White House Historical Association Christmas Party Invitation 2015 | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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A CAPITAL CHRISTMAS – CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON, DC

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Did you have a wild and crazy New Year’s Eve?   I spent mine on an airplane. We just returned from Washington, DC where we celebrated Christmas at my son & daughter-in-law’s home.  They wanted to host Christmas for the very first time in their beautiful new abode. It was my Granddaughter’s […]

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CHRISTMAS SPANISH STYLE – HOW TO MAKE PAELLA

Hola! Feliz Navidad! In case you don’t speak Spanish, that means Merry Christmas.  Right about this time of year I start thinking in Spanish, the tongue of my ancestors.  And my tongue starts dreaming of the Paella I am going to eat at my annual Paella Christmas Party. I love a good Paella.  But getting […]

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GRANDMA NELLIE’S WICKED-GOOD CRANBERRY RELISH

With Thanksgiving approaching, I am currently knee-deep in menu planning. Our extended family Thanksgiving, that often includes friends as well, is always celebrated at our home in Lake Arrowhead where we recognize many traditions year-after-year.  One tradition we never fail to carry out is the annual indulgence in Grandma Nellie’s Cranberry Relish. It is delicious […]

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