Friday, 13 January 2012

Pink Interlude



What makes a perfect pink interlude?

Book: The Postmistress - Sarah Blake; Tea: Taz - Vanilla Rooibos; Hand knitted pink and white striped mug mat: wonderful gifts from Pondside.
Mug: Cath Kidston.
Joining Beverly @ How Sweet The Sound
for
Pink Saturday







33 comments:

  1. Sounds and looks about right for a cold Winters Day, a lovely cup of tea, a good book and in the pink!! Enjoy, have a good weekend, Jackie in Surrey, UK.

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  2. Maggie,
    Read the book and it was very good. Love the Cath mug. She makes a cover for the iPhone that I might just have to have.

    Have a great weekend.

    Carol

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  3. I saw a student walking down the hall at school yesterday in a pink sweat shirt: "I love Pink" and pink is my color, but then I thought "I'm tired of pink, what new color could I adopt? Aqua, I thought. Somehow, aqua just doesn't do it, does it? What thoughts we have as we walk about. Nothing better than a cup of tea, a sweet, and good book to put us in the pink. Have a good week-end.

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  4. I'm so glad you're in the pink! Wishing you a lovely day, walking in a sunbeam!

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  5. Lucky you. Great gifts. LOve the pinks.
    Have a nice weekend

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  6. Funny, my today's post called "Pink your home"...
    Markus

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  7. Pink is such a cheering colour in these gray winter days. Combined with a book and a cup of tea - what a perfect match!

    Bon weekend.

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  8. Perfect little Pink Saturday post, Maggie. Absolutely lovely! ~ sarah

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  9. Sounds like a book and a cup of tea is a great plan! We had snow flurries here this morning so a nice snuggle by the fire may be in order tonight. Have a nice weekend!
    -Shelley

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  10. Pink is a pretty color i like it. Happy weekend and mine is up.

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  11. Here, at my neck 'o' the woods is raining and it's cold, not a winter in the USA cold, but 60 cold, anywhere and your pretty mug with tea is all I'd like to have right now...and yeah a great book too. Happy Pink Sat. and a terrific weekend for you.
    FABBY

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  12. Mmmm Roobios tea. Have you tried Caramel? Delish! Love anything Cath Kidson. HPS!
    Wags,
    Niki

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  13. Certainly looks like the perfect interlude to me, and I'm sure having a Cath Kidston mug makes everything taste better, lol.

    Hugs and Happy Pink Saturday!

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  14. Now that does look like the perfect pink interlude !
    happy PS

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  15. Sounds like the right combination to me.

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  16. I enjoyed that book. It made you think about the what should be told and what should be held back. ~ Maureen

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  17. Your lovely photos of Pondside's gifts makes me feel this weekend might just be better staying in, snuggled up, sipping warmth, and enjoying a good read. Perfect.

    Have a lovely one dear.
    Mary X

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  18. Thanks for sharing your Pink. Happy Pink Saturday! ~Diane

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  19. I love your pink interlude. I was thinking about reading that book. Is it a good one? Have a nice weekend! Twyla

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  20. Hi Maggie, A great way to enjoy Pink Saturday! Book looks interesting and add a cup of tea or coffee on a cold day like we have here and it's pure bliss! Happy Pink Maggie………

    ~Emily
    The French Hutch

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  21. Warms me up just thinking about a cozy sit down with all your pink.

    Happy Pink Saturday!

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  22. Lovely pink especially the mug:)


    Visiting for Pink Saturday! Here's my share-hope you can stop by:)

    http://www.loveablecassandra.com/2012/01/pink-elephant.html

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  23. What a lovely way to pass the afternoon...Happy Pink Saturday!!

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  24. Gorgeous! Happy Pink Saturday.

    My PINK is here. Please come and see.

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  25. I read that, and loved it. Would have liked it better if I'd had that mug next to me! :)

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  26. Love the pinks! Great picture. Such a pretty mug.

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  27. What a wonderful gal that Pondside is and look...generous too!!! What a gorgeous gift! Yep, I'd say your sure in the pink of things there!

    God bless ya and enjoy that read and cup of tea sweetie!!!

    Have a great day! :o)

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  28. Looks like a lovely interlude!

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  29. Hi Maggie,

    First of all, thanks so much for leaving comments on my blog. That certainly makes blogging extra special! :)

    Oh, that's a perfect post for Pink Saturday. How do you like the book? I am always up for recommendations! :)

    Are you interested in winning a white cotton T-shirt with a pink heart and the words I ♥ Oktoberfest in size L? Then come over to my blog until Sunday, 22nd January, and leave a comment here .

    What about having a look at my Advent and Christmas and getting an impression of Munich's Christmas market ? Moreover, you can see some frosty weather photos and pictures from a walk around my neighborhood on January 1st. Finally, there are photos of New Year's Eve . Of course, comments are welcome -- it's always great to hear what you think!

    Have a wonderful 2012,
    your blog friend from Munich, Germany,
    Birgit

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  30. What a wonderful pink interlude! I have not read The Postmistress~ I almost downloaded the audio version several times to listen to since my TBR pile is overflowing & I enjoy listening to a book driving & walking the dogs. It got mixed reviews, did you enjoy it?

    SO glad you're joining FFT!! Looking forward to your review of The Night Circus :)

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  31. I enjoyed the book and wish you a wonderful afternoon reading while enjoying your steaming cup of tea!

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  32. Maggie- I really enjoyed reading The Postmistress. Love that pretty pink mug mat- its a lovely little vignette picture--
    Tea and a good book- perfect!
    Love
    Vicki

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  33. I am having problems with your blog on my blog roll. Your blog is not alone (about a dozen others that I know of....) Just thought you would want to know! I hope I have the problem fixed. By the way, I enjoyed The Post Mistress! :D

    xoxooxox,
    Ricki Jill

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