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DINING ON THE DOCK AT SUNSET

DINING ON THE DOCK AT SUNSET I have just spent the most wonderful weekend with my DC dwelling son and grandchildren. They came for a few days to help us celebrate my husband, Brad’s, birthday. The kids just can’t get enough of the lake when they are here… so much of our weekend was spent […]

DINING ON THE DOCK AT SUNSET | Lake Arrowhead, CA | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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MY LIFE AT THE LAKE

MY LIFE AT THE LAKE Today, on election day, as this crazy period in American politics comes to a close, I thought I’d take you away, away to a place where life is slower, where Washington politics is 3,000 miles away, and where you might just escape a bit from the craziness of it all, […]

MY LIFE AT THE LAKE | Lake Arrowhead, CA | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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BRUNCH AND A BOAT RIDE

Greetings from Fawnskin, a cute little community on the shores of Big Bear Lake. This is where our new/old log cabin is located and where we kept our boat this summer. I have finally finished the cabin renovation and will be putting our aptly named, Stonehill Cottage, on the Vacation Rental By Owner website (VRBO.com), […]

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REVIEWING OF THE FLEET

Ahoy Matie! As summer activities on Lake Arrowhead begin to wind down for the season it is a tradition at the Lake Arrowhead Yacht Club for the current Commodore to perform a “Reviewing of the Fleet” exercise. With tongue in cheek, lots of laughs and tons of silliness, the members ambitiously decorate their motor craft in […]

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OUR 4TH OF JULY IN BIG BEAR LAKE

Hello there! Well, it has been a busy week and I’m finally getting a chance to sit down and tell you all about our 4th of July in Big Bear Lake. Our new/old log cabin is finally ready for occupancy and we spent a delightful 4 days enjoying it over the long holiday weekend. Our […]

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A BIRTHDAY DINNER ON THE DOCK

Hi there! Hope you have been enjoying a great 3-day Labor Day weekend! Ours has been fun and relaxing. Friday night Brad and I hosted a birthday dinner on the dock for our buddy Jim. The weather is unpredictable this time of year so I wasn’t certain if we’d be able to have dinner outdoors. […]

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OUR DAYS ON THE LAKE ARE COMING TO A CLOSE

Greetings, As the last days of summer rapidly approach our days on the lake are coming to a close.  I feel myself desperately trying to hang on to the last vestiges of summer. Where did the time go? It is hard to believe that this coming weekend is the Labor Day Holiday, which for us […]

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LAKE ARROWHEAD – “A LITTLE SLICE OF PARADISE”

LAKE ARROWHEAD – “A LITTLE SLICE OF PARADISE” After Orange County, my family and I moved to Lake Arrowhead, California. I think it is arguably one of the prettiest places on the planet.  I consider it a privilege to call this little slice of heaven my home. If you look really closely you can see […]

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