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HOW TO HOST A SENSATIONAL SUMMERTIME SOIRÉE

Hello there! So, my husband’s birthday was a couple of weeks ago. I love that he was born in the month of July, as it’s the perfect month for entertaining alfresco, something I love to do on our European-style terrace. So today I’d like to share with you how to host a sensational summertime soirée. […]

HOW TO HOST A SENSATIONAL SUMMERTIME SOIRÉE | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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ANOTHER YEAR OLDER

Greetings. Yes, it’s my birthday today. One of the things that makes turning another year older more palatable is celebrating these occasions with good friends. This year my dear friend Brenda hosted a birthday celebration for me and another one of our besties, Maureen, in her lovely Lake Arrowhead home. Maureen and I have birthdays […]

ANOTHER YEAR OLDER | My Birthday Dinner Party | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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BOOK CLUB IN MY OLD LOG CABIN

Last Friday I hosted my Well “Red” Book Club in my old log cabin. It was an especially exciting meeting because we got to Facetime with the author of our book, Kristy Woodson Harvey. Kristy and her mother Beth are the voices behind one of my favorite blogs: Design Chic. In addition to being a […]

BOOK CLUB IN MY OLD LOG CABIN | Dear Carolina By Kristy Woodson Harvey | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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AN INTIMATE GRADUATION GATHERING IN OUR NEW MOUNTAIN RETREAT

Hello! Last Saturday evening our youngest son Austin graduated from Rim of the World High School, Home of the Fighting Scots. He received his diploma from a kilt-wearing Principal bearing a sword. Austin elected to have an intimate graduation gathering in our new mountain retreat in lieu of a large graduation party like the one […]

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HOW TO THROW A BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY PARTY

Hi there! Recently I threw a dinner party to celebrate the birthdays of 2 of my besties, Brenda & Mo. And today I thought I’d share some photos and recipes from the evening with you. I’ll start with the flowers.  This time of year our mountain is covered with blooms just ripe for the picking. […]

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