We had a tea party for lunch today. The occasion was our first purchase of the season of Trader Joe's spiced cider. We had salami, smoked gouda and green pepper on toasted sourdough before the watermelon from our CSA. The cookies were the appetizer.
The proof of love is in the works. Where love exists, it works great things. But when it ceases to act, it ceases to exist. -- Pope St. Gregory the Great
All the wealth in the world cannot be compared with the happiness of living together happily united. -- Blessed Margaret d'Youville
If you would rise, shun luxury, for luxury lowers and degrades. -- St John Chrysostom