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Bonjour mes belles,

Sorry for the lack of post on Friday but it has been a busy few days and I promise that I will make it up to you with two recipes this week.

Yesterday there was a knock on my front door and when I opened it all I could see was lilacs.

Merci to my lovely French neighbour for these beauties which came direct from her lovely garden.

Their parfum is heavenly amd our dining room smells divine.

I hope that you are having a fabulous weekend, here it is exceptionally warm and we have a high of 26 degrees forecast for today.

très bon dimanche à tous, Leeann x

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  1. Dearest Leeann,
    Oh how I miss the scent of those lovely lilacs...
    ENJOY and happy Sunday!
    Mariette

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  2. The scent of lilacs drifting on the warm air is heavenly. Saturday's 27 C and gentle northerly breeze has now been replaced with blustery antarctic winds and driving rain here(in Melbourne).

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  3. Beautiful blossoms, we have lilacs blooming here in Normandy too this week in fact there's one on my Mosaic Monday post today!
    Stay cool!

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