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this week....

{photo from here}

I am hoping to spend some time in the kitchen trying some new recipes/recettes.

We are hoping that it will rain here as it has not rained for over 3 months now and rain is badly needed for all that rely on it including the many farmers and wine growers in the area.

I can think of nothing nicer than spending a rainy day, baking cakes....

Bonne semaine à tous ! Leeann x


  1. A rainy day inside baking sounds wonderful. Have fun and make something scrumptious.

  2. A baking day sounds wonderful...would love to join you :-)) Long time ago, where I had one... Hugs Yvonne

  3. Hi Leeann!
    after 3 weeks of Technical issues you wouldn't believe,,,,,, I am no longer anonymous....We are in a drougt here too sounds like your plan is a great one...... Maryannexo ( Loved the Friday Fleurs)

  4. Nothing is nicer. Nothing! A-M xx

  5. Hi Leeann,

    Sounds like the perfect way to spend the day. Hope that you get rain soon.
    Many thanks for the birthday wishes for Martin.

    Have a wonderful week

  6. That is exactly what I am going to do today, the rain has arrived, but the sun is trying so hard to come out!! have a lovely day baking.

  7. will be doing same today!!!!


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