JULY, even more inviting, no running for cover for the odd shower, I know its going to be a nice day and I am about to share it with the butterflies and the bees.
On my own with nature, not even my favorite songs (sorry Adele) are welcome to spoil my peace.
|Image & Recipe Via Food Network Magazine
Photograph by Jonathan Kantor
Remove wide strips of zest from 2 lemons with a vegetable peeler (do not remove the pith). Make 2 cups simple syrup (recipe below), adding the lemon zest before heating. Let cool, then pour into an ice-filled pitcher. Stir in 1/2 teaspoon salt, 2 cups each fresh lemon juice and water, and some lemon slices.
Simple Syrup: To make 2 cups simple syrup, bring 1 1/2cups each sugar and water to a boil, stirring until dissolved. Let cool.
|Victorian Swing ~ Source Unknown|
FABRICS & Accessories
|Clarence House Fabric|
|Coral Tieback ~ Clarence House|
Communications Design graduate student Claire Kelley created an app—Summer Fiction— highlighting interactive content from five novels being publishing this summer by Free Press, a division of Simon & Schuster.
Click here http://pages.simonandschuster.com/free-press-fiction
Take a nap, read a book, go for a walk, relax....