I just can't let this week go by without
a tribute "Tea In The Garden" to Queen
Elizabeth II for her 70th Platinum Jubilee.
lovely all week with totally tolerable
weather unlike the 3 days of above
90 degrees last week.
that show the progression of Kings
and Queens after Queen Victoria who
I am very fond of so just as a reminder
I present Queen Victoria and
Prince Albert. I have a collection
of these pieces that were sold at
the Great Exhibition in 1851.
Albert, her son Edward VII became the next King joined by Queen Alexandria , followed by George V and Queen Mary and then
King Edward VIII who abdicated the throne. A younger brother George VI became King and was married to Queen Elizabeth
and then Queen Elizabeth II became
Queen in 1953 joined by Prince Philip.
of each King and Queen.
I made some cupcakes using a cake recipe
I tried a while back. The cake wrappers were
a gift a long time back from another blogger
Judith Rogers from Ontario.
had for many years as I purchased it in
Houston, Texas years ago.
now as spring flowering is over
and summer flowering
is just getting started.
for the Queen and I hope she gets lots
of rest now that the festivities are
coming to a close. I hope I listed the
royalty correctly but If not - let me know
and I will correct it.
Also, I hope you will check out my
magazine publication on MagCloud.
publications for years, I decided to try one which for a 73 year old woman was really a challenge to the brain.
Miraculously, I got it done.