Monday, March 28, 2011

Short and Sweet

Hello my friends, welcome to tea this week.  I'm linking with Sandi from Rose Chintz Cottage for Tea Time Tuesday, Pam at A Breath of Fresh Air for Teapot and Tea Things Tuesday and Kathy at A Delightsome Life for A Return to Loveliness.
As I sit with a mug of green tea in this pretty Portmeiron pattern, I'm remembering the beautiful sunset over the frozen waters of Lake Simcoe I saw on the weekend.  I looked out the window of the dining room where I was having dinner and  ran out into the cold with the point and shoot camera I carry in my purse.  Definitely one of life's delights.

My dessert arrived when I got back and I'm also remembering how good this cheesecake was.
Short and sweet this week from me, I do hope you'll visit my gracious hosts.

23 comments:

  1. A beautiful mug and a beautiful site to see. Have a nice day.

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  2. A beautiful lake scene indeed and cheesecake looking wonderful!

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  3. This may be short and sweet, but it is perfect. Lovely mug, gorgeous sunset on the lake and very sweet ending! Great post. Blessings. BTW for a point and shoot, you have a wonderful little camera. Isn't technology great?

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  4. I guess running out into the cold to take that gorgeous sunset picture was worth it when you returned to find that yummy dessert waiting for you! :-) Have a great week! Pamela

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  5. Wow, what a gorgeous scene you captured!

    Nothing like a warm soothing cup of tea and a nice slice of cheesecake to go with it...YUM!

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  6. What a beautiful scenery to imagine while drinking tea from a beautiful cup and eating a delicious cheese cake. Aaaah, life!....Christine

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  7. MMMM.it all looks wonderful...!

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  8. Hello Judith,
    What a pretty mug and the cheese cake sure looks good! Your shot of the sunset is spectacular! What a lovely sight to enjoy with your dinner! Thank you for sharing and for joining me once again for tea, I always enjoy having you! I hope you're having a wonderful week.

    Blessings,
    Sandi

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  9. Wow!!! How cuuuute! I adore the mug! And the cheesecake looks to die for! Thank you so much for sharing!!!

    Hugs,

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  10. Well, you packed a lot into a short post!

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  11. the portmeiron pattern is gorgeous! loving the sunset picture, heaven!! and the cheesecakes so yummylicious! my fave! Have a great day! Susan.

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  12. Oh my! Short and sweet and complete! A perfect cup of tea - gorgeous teacup - breathtaking sunset and heavenly dessert - cheesecake, chocolate and strawberries - I can just imagine -
    Absolutely lovely!
    Thank you for sharing this very sweet post with A Return to Loveliness!
    Kathy

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  13. What a beautiful sunset you captured. Lovely!
    Sherry

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  14. Hi Judith! I enjoyed your beautiful photos, and also enjoyed your narrative about them as well! Thanks for becoming a follower! Bess

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  15. Hi there...thanks for coming over to say hello & the sweet comment about my tea cup. I love visiting your blog and seeing what you share....there really isn't much more in life that is more beautiful, dessert, warm drink in hand & a pretty scene of nature!

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  16. Lovely view of the lake. I love the mug. V

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  17. Perfection. I love your Portmeiron pattern, Judith!
    Wishing you a lovely day,
    Zuzu

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  18. Judith, That's a beautiful sunset, fabulous looking cheesecake and a pretty cup! I wanted to let you know that I absolutely love the Bourbon Street Vanilla Rooibos, and I drank all that you gave me and ordered more. Thanks for introducing me to it.
    Think Spring, my friend,
    Beth

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  19. Hi Judith! Oh, what a lovely sight to behold - peaceful and calming and sipping tea. Can't get much better. Oh, and to top it off - cheesecake! :)
    Thanks so much for popping in to see me.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  20. Such a lovely post, Judith! I'm so glad I found your page through Zuzu's...I absolutely love afternoon tea, having grown up in Northern Ireland where drinking cooled tea from a saucer begins at a very young age!

    If you don't mind, I will have a good look around, and check out these memes, too. Last week, I posted a piece about taking tea in a Kenyan forest...you might find it amusing...definitely a different tea time!

    It's cold, gray and wet here in Vancouver...hope you're having a better day in Ontario...:)

    Lynette
    Imagination Lane

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  21. What a gorgeous photo of such a beautiful view. Yummy cheesecake too!

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  22. Judith,

    Breathtaking photo, gorgeous Portmeiron pattern and I can take the cheesecake! Does it get any better?

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