Liquid

As much as I’d like to forget that last heat-wave (I do my best to delete the summer of 2003 from my memory) there were some things that – looking back, of course – were nice. And mostly liquid.

New Gin & Tonic recipe:

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One of these in the evening made the heat at least a bit bearable.
What’s in it?

a generous (think big here!) helping of Gin
frozen lemon slices (instead of ice)
pink grapefruit juice
sparkling water

Lovely!

New tea mug (and giant macaroon)

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This one is fast becoming my favourite tea-cup (I’m equally picky about the shape and feel of the cup as I am about the tea in it). I bought it up North when I visited my parents. It’s from Le Creuset and I was totally floored to find that they now even make a proper teapot to go with this cup.
I like everything about it, the size, the weight (stoneware not porcelain) and the colour.

New camera (non-liquid)

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I’ve finally managed to find a new camera, so I will spend the weekend and the next week getting used to it and producing lots of test pictures. A week from now I will be sitting in a train to London where I plan to make good use of my electric toy :-)! I’m off to the market now and then back to my desk for a few hours. Have a good weekend!

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4 thoughts on “Liquid

  1. barefootrooster 25. August 2012 / 1:00 pm

    i like all of the liquid and non-liquid things here! hooray for upcoming trips and the perfect teacup!

  2. Philippa 28. August 2012 / 11:59 pm

    These remedies for hot days and cold look fab. As does your new banner photo. I love it! (I really love bridges. There is a long story in there somewhere). Where is it?

  3. katie m. 1. September 2012 / 5:15 pm

    Gin is almost always the answer! This version looks delicious!

  4. Jodi 1. October 2012 / 8:04 pm

    The red mug and teapot are already on my Christmas wish list! Mmm… looks like a great drink.

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