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HOW WE SPENT FIVE FABULOUS DAYS IN PALMETTO BLUFF

Well howdy! Thanks for joining me here in lowcountry South Carolina. I am very excited to share with you how we spent five fabulous days in Palmetto Bluff. In fact I’m so excited that I’ll warn you right now, this is a long post. I just have so much I want to share from our […]

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OUR AWESOME VACATION RENTAL IN PALMETTO BLUFF

Hi There! I’m so excited to tell you about our awesome vacation rental in Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina. It’s where we have just returned from enjoying a week’s retreat with my DC dwelling son and my wonderful 2 grandchildren. The kiddos had their winter break from school, so my son invited us to join them […]

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ESCAPING THE WINTER COLD FOR LITTLE GASPARILLA ISLAND

Escaping The Winter Cold For Little Gasparilla Island In southwest Florida, just north of Gasparilla Island and the tony town of Boca Grande, lies a small tropical barrier island known as Little Gasparilla Island. This is where my new daughter-in-law’s family has owned property for 3 generations. As a way of saying thank you for […]

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OUR ONE THOUSAND MILE THANKSGIVING ROAD TRIP

Brad and I have recently returned from our one thousand mile Thanksgiving road trip, and for that reason I’ve been a little absent from the blog. But I’m back, getting caught up with holiday decorating, shopping, and party planning. It’s such a busy time of year that it’s sometimes hard to stop and enjoy the […]

OUR ONE THOUSAND MILE THANKSGIVING ROAD TRIP | The Glass House, New Canaan, CT | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA

Greetings! If you’ve been following along lately you’ll know that I have recently returned from a short Princess Cruise from Los Angeles to Vancouver, with one port of call in Victoria, British Columbia. Victoria had been on my bucket list for decades and ironically enough, I have now visited this charming city twice in the last […]

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA | Fairmont Empress Hotel | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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PENN MEDICINE MATCH DAY 2017

Penn Medicine Match Day 2017 A note from Celia: At my Pilates class the other day some friends asked about my attending Penn Medicine Match Day. When I told them about the experience they asked, “Are you going to write a blog post about it?” I said, “No, I don’t think anyone would really be […]

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DENVER’S BEST BREAKFAST

DENVER’S BEST BREAKFAST Good morning! As someone who loves to eat I have a motto in life and that is: Never waste a meal on lousy food. In other words, if I’m gonna eat I want to eat well, otherwise it’s not worth the calories, the effort to prepare it, or the money spent to […]

DENVER'S BEST BREAKFAST | One Fold | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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DOUBLE DATE NIGHT IN DC

DOUBLE DATE NIGHT IN DC When Brad and I had young children at home we tried to make it a point to have date night once a week. In our case we designated Monday night as the night we would leave the kids with the nanny and enjoy an evening together, dedicated simply to each […]

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