Tuesday, April 11, 2006

Spring Linens and Light Lunches



With the warmer weather arriving here in Texas, my lunches are becoming lighter and very easy. Today was just grapes, crackers and cheese. Laughing Cow is one of my favorite cheeses for a simple lunch time.
Today's tea was Harrods fruit flavored Mango. My niece brought me back some of my favorites from a business trip to London not long ago.

Spring time Linens are bright white and cheery. Embroidered Linen pillow slips and a Madera blanket cover from Italy. Perfect for warmer weather.
Throughout my life I have been blessed by loving friends and family who seem to know just what to get me for birthdays and Christmas.
My find of the week has been the Smokey gray glass creamer and sugar bowl, with one plate. All found at Goodwill for $2.50. On a previous trip to Goodwill I had found the tea pot for $2.00. So one need not be wealthy to have pretty things around. The tea cup is from Stonewall Kitchens in Maine, found on the discount table for $5.

2 comments:

Finn said...

Such pretty things,you inspire me to dig a little deeper into my own treasures and get them out to enjoy..*VBS* I've been in a bit of a rut, I think...*S*

James said...

Hi, I have been following your blog for a while, and its always inspiring to me. It reminds of time shared with my grandmother.