Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Summer tonic



Today has been grey and wet, oh so very wet. I just discovered an apple tree in trouble, split down the middle, it's boughs to heavy with wet fruit and leaves.




It does not feel so very summery at all. We have been cooped up all day, dogs and children, it feels like much longer than a day.




Perhaps a little pick me up is required. Rum, mint, sugar and freshly squeezed lime.



Ahhhh, sanity restored.

12 Comments:

Blogger Ali said...

Sounds divine.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 6:31:00 pm  
Blogger Mary deB said...

Hmm, I have all those things! I shall join you in a drink, I think!

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 9:19:00 pm  
Blogger Jane said...

Oh that sounds good! I would so enjoy a rainy day. It's been hot, hot, hot here! I love your little bouquet!

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 12:58:00 am  
Blogger Tina said...

I like mine with vodka :) but otherwise Yummmm

Tina

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 5:48:00 am  
Blogger Ravenhill said...

How very refreshing and nice that sounds. Your images are so pretty! It is a wet and grey day here as well but my husband has taken the children off to go shoe shopping for school starting and I have the day off to create! :)

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 10:26:00 am  
Blogger Charity said...

Mmmm, sounds like a perfect way to pick things up! :o)

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 5:54:00 pm  
Blogger raining sheep said...

Hello my friend, it has been cool and wet here too. I love your garden flowers, complete pick-me-up. I am just slowly, slowly getting back into blogging life. I am still feeling lazy and summer is NOT over :) But I am trying to get my motivation back. Blogging always makes me more creative.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 9:42:00 pm  
Blogger 王辛江淑萍康 said...

一個人的價值,應該看他貢獻了什麼,而不是他取得了什麼......................................... ........................

Thursday, August 12, 2010 11:16:00 am  
Blogger Linda said...

Its a bit rainy here but I do believe the sun will come back! I hope!

Friday, August 13, 2010 3:37:00 pm  
Blogger Tabiboo said...

Now that sounds like my kind of pick me up.

Nina xxx

Sunday, August 15, 2010 5:30:00 pm  
Blogger Tillybud said...

I like your style. Make mine a double!

Thursday, August 19, 2010 3:48:00 pm  
Blogger Bee said...

Were you making mojitos? These juicy greens look summery, even if the weather outside doesn't agree.

(Last night I went for a week, at dusk, and the wind felt so cold and autumnal!)

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 5:51:00 am  

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