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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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Honey & Chile BBQ Sauce


I’ve never made BBQ sauce like this before, but I totally dig making my own sauces, dressings, rubs, mops, etc.  I’d opened a can of diced tomatoes and used just a bit so I needed to use up the remainder … 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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Peach Upside-Down Cake


Do you remember the first time you made an “upside-down” cake? I recall being apprehensive about flipping the cake onto a platter, worried about a first class kitchen calamity.  I mean, really, holding onto a hot cast iron skillet with … Continue reading

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Berry & Honey Breakfast


Having just returned from the BlogHerFood’14 conference in Miami Beach and having eaten way more food than any one person should in a few short days I’m trying to get back to the norm.  This is not a recipe per-se but … Continue reading

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Mel i Mato


I’ve been into making easy, light and yummy desserts lately.  This may be the easiest of all.  Here is an excerpt from Wikipedia about Mel i Mato:  Mató (Catalan pronunciation: [məˈto]) is a Catalan fresh cheese made from cows’ or goats’ … Continue reading

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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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Lemon & Honey Bread With Lemon Glaze


This recipe is one of my all time favorites but honey is not on the original list of ingredients.  I’ve worked to get the right proportions as I needed honey to be included, not only because I knew it would work … Continue reading

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Honey Lemon Custard & The Divine Llama


I am still enjoying flans and custards as a rich yet light dessert.  I’m on a roll with this custard-flan thing!  What I love about today’s recipe is the lemon flavor.

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