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DELICIOUS BLUEBERRY SCONES WITH ALMOND GLAZE

Welcome! Today I’m going to share with you my Delicious Blueberry Scones With Almond Glaze recipe. I first had a similar scone at The Arrowhead Inn in Durham, North Carolina where we stayed many times during the 4 years my son was a student at Duke University.   Owner and accomplished Chef Phil would serve […]

DELICIOUS BLUEBERRY SCONES WITH ALMOND GLAZE | Recipe | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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THE BOOK THAT GOT ME THROUGH A WEEK IN THE HOSPITAL

As you may know, my son Austin recently broke his back in a skiing accident. The book that got me through a week in the hospital is called “Lies and Other Acts of Love” by Kristy Woodson Harvey. Read about this poignant Southern novel on the blog today.

THE BOOK THAT GOT ME THROUGH A WEEK IN THE HOSPITAL | Lies and Other Acts of Love | By Kristy Woodson Harvey | www.After OrangeCounty.com
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I LEFT MY HEART THERE

Howdy! Have you noticed a trend developing here?  That’s right, I’ve been dedicating a lot of blog space to River Dunes, North Carolina.  That’s because I left my heart there. Not that I don’t love my wonderful mountain hometown of Lake Arrowhead, California, which I hope will always be my home base. It’s just that […]

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MY FAVORITE SPOT IN NORTH CAROLINA

Greetings! Yesterday I found myself in 2 places at once; blogging away here on the west coast while I was also virtually blogging 3,000 miles away on the east coast. That was because I was honored to be a guest blogger over on a great blog called 702 Park Project. Since 702 Park Project comes […]

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HOW TO BE 2 PLACES AT ONCE

Hi friends! Thanks for stopping in.  Right this minute I am actually in 2 places at once. That’s because I am delighted to tell you that today I am guest blogging over on one of my favorite blogs.  It’s called 702 Park Project, and I hope you’ll pop on over there, meet my host Sarah, and read […]

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CHECKING OFF MY BUCKET LIST

Hi there! Well, in case you were wondering why it has been a full week since I last posted, I’ve been traveling and checking off my bucket list in the process.  I have long had a fascination for the South so last week, in celebration of my husband’s birthday, we took a trip down south that […]

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