Category Archives: Cream cheese

Cheesecakes Galore


I find myself so busy of late that my blogging time is minimal.  I do not like this.  Bee season is in full swing, Miss T is home for the summer, wedding plans are at the beginning of crunch time, … Continue reading

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2012 – A Look Back


As the end of 2012 fast approaches I find myself reflecting back on events that took place in my life and kitchen.  The biggest event in my life would be Miss T heading off to college, leaving her parents as … Continue reading

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Spending Late Nights On The Porch


It worked out perfectly for me to share the 5 recipes I’ll be preparing at tonight’s cooking class at Central Market.  Of late I am; short on time, in summer mode, spending late nights on the porch, sleeping in past … Continue reading

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Every Recipe Tested


Welcome!  Today we are visiting vintage again.  My Better Homes And Gardens Cook Book to be precise.  This particular copy is the sixteenth printing, from August 1936.  76 years ago…wow!

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Another Birthday


Today I am taking a break from posting a vintage recipe as it is Miss T’s 18th birthday! I’ve got a fun vintage salad recipe coming up but today I bring you Chocolate Swirl-Espresso Cheesecake.  

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Berry Berry Delicious


I’m outta here!  Temporarily, that is.  I will be heading out-of-town later this week with a bunch of girlfriends to have girl time and fun times down at the river.  The Guadalupe River in Texas is a wonderful place to … Continue reading

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Tornado Time In Texas


I am so incredibly thankful to have a roof over my head and the Orange Bee kitchen today, words can not describe it.  Most of you probably heard about the tornadoes that blasted through north Texas yesterday leaving a trail … Continue reading

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Orange Cheesecake


This year to a great extent I was more than ready to ring in a new year.  I think maybe I like the sound of 2012 better than 2011.  Possibly it’s because 2011 was not a great year in many … Continue reading

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First Anniversary Celebration


Happy New Year to you and Happy Anniversary to The Orange Bee!  The folks at word press made it pretty simple for me to summarize my first year of blogging, statistically speaking, that is.  It seems that my post titled … Continue reading

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A Jewel Of A Pie


I hate to do this, but I’m going to have to give credit where credit is due.  I owe it all to Oprah.  In one of her more recent “O” magazines she dedicates a few pages to pies.  They all … Continue reading

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