Friday, July 17, 2009

five things...

...that are making me happy today:

1.  An e-mail from my friend, Jane, telling me she had the new catalogs...and I could get one TODAY!071609_catalog

2.  A wonderful visit with Jane...seriously, she is someone I could just chat with all day long! 

And when I was leaving, she gave me these, freshly cut from her flower garden this morning:071609_lavender

oooh, if you could only smell the lavender...it's so sweet!

3.  Since summer has finally arrived (and the temps are consistently 90-ish lately), I've been drinking lots of H2O.  You've gotta love a nice big glass of ice-water.  I love it the most after it sits for a while, so the ice is soft and chewable, mmmm.  And drinking it out of my new cups (from Target) makes me even happier!

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(okay, looking at this picture, the water looks murky.  it's totally not - it's the way the glass "fogged up" on the outside...I promise...the water is fresh and clean and super yummy!)

4.  Next, to water, this is my favorite drink this summer.  I pour 1/4 of the cup full of limeade (it has to be this brand), and then top it off with diet coke.  It is soooooo good!

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5.  Does this even need an explanation?

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I didn't think so. :o)

10 comments:

  1. ohh I'm going to have to try the diet coke and Simply Limeade together (I just happen to have both in my fridge) Sounds yummy!

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  2. umm, makes me thirsty! love all the ways you drink your diet coke!

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  3. Wow I guess my diet is going well!! I find the catalog looking more yummie than the chocolate :D

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  4. fun post wendy! i love ice cold water ... i can drink tons of it. and i use a pretty red cup that i got from target that just makes me happy! interesing to mix the soda with the limeade. i would have never thought to mix stuff like that. can you tell i'm not very creative on the drink front. lol!

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  5. What a fun post! Thank you for sharing it with us :). I think I'll make a post like that too, if it's okay with you :).
    The flowers look *gorgeous*! Have a wonderful day!
    Efrat Kashat

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  6. I'm going to have to try that drink!!

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  7. We do Simply Limeade (or Lemonade) with diet Coke too! Tastes so refreshing!

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  8. Drink sounds yummy & a day of chatting with you would even be better. Thanks for stopping by. You made my day a whole lot better : )
    jane j.

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  9. I am a total DC fan. I am going to have to try the twist of Limeade in it! TFS! Have a great Monday!

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