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August 3, 2014

Gratitude Lately

 Lately, I've been thankful for


A new juicer and 
all the fixins for Adirondack Margaritas

The first day of summer!

Another beautiful morning commute

A peaceful deck

 
An inviting patio
and the soothing sounds
 of a water feature

A storm system that
stayed north of us
(creepy sky!)
 
This sweet and 
happy dog of ours

A great new-to-me beer 
with a cool label

Frontline 
and a tick-free dog

Lazy Sunday mornings
and time to cook

Clean windows
and a beautiful neighborhood

And unseasonably cool summer nights,
in August, no less!



Happy Sunday, friends!
What are you grateful for this week?

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10 comments:

  1. After my experiments with Tequila Mockingbird, I've been in a cocktail kind of mood. Must try your Adirondack margaritas!

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    1. Hope you get a chance to try those margaritas, JoAnn. I've glanced at that book and has spotted a couple of recipes I may have to try. Not a big vodka fan, though, so I probably won't buy the book.

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  2. Your patio looks VERY inviting. There's nothing better than a good dog and yours looks like such a sweetheart. My husband and son sell beer - I need to ask them if they can get Sunshine.

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    1. Thanks, Kathy! We rarely use the patio, choosing the porch or deck 99% of the time, but it does look inviting, doesn't it? ;) Hopefully, we'll get more use out of it (and the fire ring) this fall! Yep, our Annie is a real sweetheart. Best.Dog.Ever.

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  3. Grateful for days off and margaritas and family. So many good things. Annie dog is gorgeous.

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    1. Yep, lots of very good things! Annie says thank you. :)

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    1. Thanks, dear friend. Hope to spend some time catching up on your blog this weekend!

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  5. Hasn't this been a glorious August?! It just makes all of the other things so much better because we can be outside to enjoy them!

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    1. Yes, it has been a lovely August, although now it's quite a bit warmer. But Fall is just around the corner, right?

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