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The Orange Bee


Hello everyone – if you have been a subscriber on http://www.theorangebee.wordpress.com it is now time to visit the new site – http://www.theorangebee.com (no wordpress in the address).  To continue receiving notifications of new posts you will need to re-subscribe to … Continue reading

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New and Improved “The Orange Bee”


Tomorrow is the big day – my new and improved blog site will go live!  I am so ready to get back to sharing recipes with you!  The address will be http://www.theorangebee.com – no more wordpress.com, which simply means I am self-hosted. … Continue reading

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The New Orange Bee


The new Orange Bee is getting so close to going live.  I miss planning, preparing, cooking, photographing and sharing recipes with you.  Fall is around the corner and actually feels like it here in North Carolina.  That means fresh picked mountain … Continue reading

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Watermelon Gazpacho


Please pardon me for not sharing a honey recipe today, I simply had to share one of my favorite summertime recipes. This cool and refreshing watermelon gazpacho takes the heat out of a sweltering summer day or evening. Last weekend my … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Facts – You Can Help


  Whole Foods Campaign I shop at a local Whole Foods because: 1. It’s convenient 2. I can buy organic 3. I can find local NC or SC produce 4. Signage tells me where my food comes from 5. They … Continue reading

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Zesty Grapefruit Sugar Scrub


Here is a new one for ya’.  A recipe using honey that is a hand and body scrub.  With summer upon us we need to be sure and wear plenty of sunscreen but also to exfoliate.  I don’t know about … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Facts – Bumblebee Stings


Today I was barefoot in the back yard moving around a few potted plants when I stepped on a bumblebee.  I got stung on the bottom of my foot.  I knew right away it was a sting!  Yeeeouch!  The bee … Continue reading

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Go Pupule & Blueberry-Pecan French Toast


  Today I am diverting from posting a “honey” recipe to share my overnight Blueberry-Pecan French Toast recipe.  Blueberries are abundant this time of year and what better way to use them than in an easy crowd pleasing breakfast dish? What … Continue reading

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Miami Culinary Tours


A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of taking a complimentary tour of some fantastic South Beach restaurants in Miami.  Finding myself with a couple of extra days after the whirlwind BlogHerFood’14 conference in Miami Beach, I decided a culinary tour … Continue reading

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