CREMA CATALANA-FRENCH TOAST CASSEROLE

Hola! If you know me, you know I’m Spanish, and proud of it!  So, call me prejudiced, but, in my opinion, there is no cuisine more delicious than the Spanish cuisine. However, the French often argue that their cuisine is superior.  For example, the French argue that they invented Crepes, when anybody who knows anything, […]

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ITALIAN STYLE CRUSTLESS QUICHE RECIPE

Hello! I spent last weekend in Washington, DC, attending the 1st Birthday Party & Baptism of my Granddaughter Elle. My contribution to the festivities was the preparation of a Post-Baptismal Brunch. You can read all about the Brunch here. In that post, I promised to show you how to prepare my all-time favorite Italian Style […]

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PREPARE AN EASY MAKE-AHEAD BRUNCH WITH THIS CRUSTLESS QUICHE RECIPE

Hi There! Breakfast is my favorite meal!  In fact, I’d eat breakfast anytime of day if I could. So, when my son asked me to be in charge of planning and preparing a brunch in celebration of the Baptism of my Granddaughter, I jumped at the chance! You may have seen my previous post detailing […]

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A BEAUTIFUL BAPTISMAL BRUNCH

Good Morning! Last weekend was very busy.  On Saturday we celebrated my Granddaughter’s 1st Birthday.  I told you all about it in this post. The following day we Baptized Elle…… in the beautiful Gothic Style, Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church, in Washington, DC. The interior of the church is quite magnificent, not unlike churches I […]

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IT’S PANDA-MONIUM AROUND HERE!

It’s pure Panda-monium around here!  Pink Panda-monium to be exact. Remember I told you about my Granddaughter, Elle, turning 1 in a previous post? Well, we celebrated her 1st Birthday “Panda Style”. Elle lives in Washington, DC where Pandas have become all the rage.  That’s because there is a new baby Panda named “Bao Bao” […]

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WARNING! DELICIOUS DIJON ROSEMARY ORANGE CHICKEN CUTLETS AHEAD

Hello my friends. This is a warning!  Once you make these Delicious Dijon Rosemary Orange Chicken Cutlets you’ll be hooked and there is no turning back.  I guarantee that this recipe will become a staple in your arsenal of killer recipes from now on. The thing that is so great about this recipe is that it is […]

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MY HUSBAND’S FAVORITE FOOD

Hello! I have mentioned to you before that I am married to a “meat and potatoes” kinda guy.  Well, a more accurate description of him might actually be he’s a “meat and noodles” sorta fellow.  This is because my husband’s favorite food is Beef Stroganoff.  So, when I want him to be really happy, or it’s […]

My Husband's Favorite Food | Beef Stroganoff Recipe | By www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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A LOVE LETTER TO MY GRANDDAUGHTER ON HER 1ST BIRTHDAY

A LOVE LETTER TO MY GRANDDAUGHTER ON HER 1ST BIRTHDAY Dear Sweetie Pie, HAPPY 1ST BIRTHDAY! It seems like only yesterday that you were waving hello to me from the womb. And wasn’t it just yesterday that your mother shared you with your curious family, everyone anxious to feel you kicking hellos to the outside […]

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