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May 13, 2009

TREAT YOURSELF THURSDAY

Welcome. Join in with us while we treat ourselves with something special. Tell us what you do to treat yourself or others. What would you dream of having for a treat? Join in by posting your own special treat and then add your url for that post (not your whole blog...just that post) to the Mr. Linky list at the bottom of this post. Then do your best to visit the other sites that have participated to see how they treat themselves.

I love fresh vegetables and when I buy them I truly think it is a treat. I like the fresh crisp crunchiness of them. We bought some delicious organic vegetables at a farmer's market. The radishes were huge as you can see in the ladies hand on the left. The were peppery and crunchy. We also bought some long radishes that were even hotter and some mixed greens, asparagus and rhubarb. Yes a treat indeed.Ya right. You really want a treat? Try this chocolate gelato we had in an Italian restaurant on the weekend. Tita's Italian Bistro in Vernon, British Columbia. Gelato is so much more enjoyable than ice cream. Then following this we had some complimentary shots of Black Sambuca with one of the owners. Licorice flavor at it's best. Those Italians know how to treat themselves.

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3 comments:

lindalee said...

I am going to try Mr. Linky, but first I have to write a blog ;-) Gelato...how I wanted to try some after reading about it in the best seller, Eat, Pray, Love. When visiting Baltimore's Fells Point, there was what I had been searching for.....a gelato shop. I bought a triple cone and loved every bite! I agree....it IS a treat.

Chari said...

Hi Lori...

Just read the sweet note that you left for me...I'm so glad that you came by and thank you for the sweet comment! Oooh...I really do appreciate the invite to participate in "Treat Yourself Thursday"! I'm sorry that I'm busy with leaving early Friday morning but I do hope to join in with the fun in the future!!!

Just wanted to tell you that I was looking down through some of your posts and I just adore that darling rooster wall art...with the chicken wire in the background! It's absolutely charming!!!

Well my friend, enjoy all of your fresh veggies that you treated yourself with...they do look and sound yummy!!! Especially the fresh asparagus...mmmmm!!!

Warmest wishes,
Chari

Lola said...

I'm posting an old entry that kinda sums up all my dreams, treats and wishes for your fun Treat Yourself Thursday event.

Thank you for your constant and delightful comments my way, and for the many interesting ways of making us readers interact like this. Brava!
I love the photo of your radishes too!

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