Category Archives: Orange

Orange & Honey Pecans


I made these sweet little guys to throw on top of a salad but I’m here to tell you they make a delicious snack too.  Pecans are one of my favorites and I love them toasted and served with salads. … Continue reading

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A Better Muffin


In the short time I spent in the kitchen these last few days I whipped up these healthy, fruity, tasty muffins.  They are like a ray of sunshine in The Orange Bee kitchen.  Let me share with you why these … Continue reading

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Orange Honey Muffins with Dates


I love the artsiness of this photo.  It is how the fading sunlight streams through my kitchen window this time of year.  The soft orange glow sets the mood heading into evening.  It speaks to me.  

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Scrumptious Salad


I am truly in countdown mode for Monday night’s Central Market class.  Only 2 days until the big event.  I have an interesting and I hope engaging format for teaching a bit about bees, honey and the benefits of both. … Continue reading

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Golden Orange & Chocolate Chip Waffles


“Orange” month is quickly coming to an end.  Charles, over at www.fiveeurofood.com/ Five Euro Food, who I might say posts some enticing photos and recipes, wrote a post about Swedish Waffles.  I commented on how pretty and tasty they looked.  He, later … Continue reading

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Orange & Onion Salad


I hope you are enjoying my “orange” month as much as I am.  I’m having such a good time creating all these recipes with orange as an ingredient. It is difficult for me to avoid making mostly sweets, but my … Continue reading

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Chocolate Dipped


You know what I dipped in chocolate if you’ve followed The Orange Bee in 2012.  I declared January “orange” month and I’m having a blast choosing and dreaming up orange recipes.  I’ve got a list going so be sure and … Continue reading

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Honey-Glazed Carrots


Now that I’ve declared January “orange” month I’m feeling so cheerful, even with the cold, grey, wet days our week started off with.  This recipe not only showcases the healthy orange carrot but is full of flavor from freshly zested … Continue reading

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Orange Shallot Dressing and A January Bee


It is January.  My bees are supposed to be staying warm and keeping their queen cozy inside the hive.  However, of late we’ve had warm temps during the day with sunny, blue skies and mild breezes.  They do come out … 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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