A Red, White and Blue Jubilee

4 Jun
A photo of the Jubliee pageby Francine

It’s been a festive weekend here in England (and a festive few weeks leading up to the holiday weekend, as stores decorated their windows with flags and pictures of the queen).  Tomorrow the UK calendar officially marks a special holiday in honour of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, which also means a 4 day weekend!  It’s been fun to observe the decorations, events and special offers…I even saw commemorative dish soap for sale!

Tomorrow I’m planning to share a special Jubilee-inspired recipe, which also happens to be perfect for summer picnics and potlucks. 

So check back tomorrow…but in the mean time enjoy these snapshots!  :)

A photo of a shop window

A photo of the queen in a shop

A photo of a recipe for corgi cookies

A photo of the supermarket counter

A photo of a camper tea room

A photo of recipes in the newspaper

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3 Responses to “A Red, White and Blue Jubilee”

  1. Rachel@hammeringourwayhome June 5, 2012 at 7:48 am #

    Everything looks so festive. Seems like a really fun time to be in England !

  2. estariol217 June 5, 2012 at 8:18 pm #

    That’s Union Jack dress is really cute, I bet you could rock it! :)

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