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Bonjour mes belles,

I thought that we would take a break of French Food Friday this week and have some flowers as it has been a while,these flowers in particular are stunning and featured in one of the rooms at Chateau Chenonceau.

I only wish that you could smell them as the perfume that they gave off  when you walked into the room was intoxicating....

The flower arrangements were stunning and  I am hoping that we are able to visit again nearer to Christmas time when the chateau will be "dressed" for Christmas/Noel.

Je vous souhaite un week-end fabuleux,

Leeann x

p.s. Part 2 of our visit to the Loire will appear on Saturday.

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  1. Oh how gorgeous Leeann!! I just pinned this lovely arrangement in such a beautiful basket!

    xoxo
    Karena
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  2. Those tulips are great! I am currently jealous in my seat right now wishing I can smell them!

    Jana
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  3. Hi. I was stopping by in hopes of getting some help on a Martha Stewart Contest....I've been nominated and I was trying to get Votes...if you have time I would love to see you come by my blog, vote and also enter in a giveaway for your support!! Your able to vote 6 times in a row daily until Sept. 13th!! I would appreciate it so very much!! Thanks so much!
    Daisy~

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  4. You make me homesick! Your lovely photos touch my French heart now living in California. Cheers.

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