Friday, July 13, 2012

a Grand 4th of July







To celebrate the Fourth, we headed to the 'Grand Canyon of the East'
to enjoy the great hiking, views, and {for some of us} swimming...and,
a picnic lunch of course.  I made up a bunch of strawberry
hand pies from this recipe, and as it states, 'they are the best
pies for a picnic'.
The only disappointment was not being able to stay at
the Glen Iris...it's lovely!
Maybe someday :)

11 comments:

  1. Thank you dear "friend", can I call you that even though we have never met? I have knit your waffle dishcloth so I think that qualifies :-)
    Thank you for your daily slice of beauty this side of Heaven.

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    1. Thank you for considering me a friend :)
      Have a good weekend, Deb

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  2. Gotta love Letchworth. It is one of my favorite places in the world.

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  3. I was going to ask if it was THAT canyon then I realised it was too green. Stunning.

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  4. That whole setting looks gorgeous! I'm glad you tried that CL recipe - I was toying with the idea - your endorsement, for me, is better than the GH seal of approval. =)

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    1. I made a double batch and they were gobbled up--I think you'll like them. I will definitely be trying them with other fruits, like peach...Deb

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  5. Beautiful scenery. Thanks for sharing!

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  6. Table Rock is our favorite picnic area there. It is where we meet the "fam" every father's day.

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    1. We had our picnic lunch at table rock!--I was wishing I could have one of those 'tables' in my back yard :) ....Deb

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  7. GREAT POST:)
    Your blog is so wonderful..do you have twitter or fb to follow with??

    If you want some cute swedish decor inspiration...check out my blog:)

    Have a great week.

    LOVE Maria at inredningsvis.se
    (sweden)

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  8. I've been there! It's awesome to look down in to that.That part of the state is beautiful and was blessed to see it.

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