Friday, April 2, 2010

Happiness at Easter


Happy Easter to everyone
Its nice to be off work today on Good Friday. Its a beautiful day that is supposed to be somewhere in the 70s again. The sun is shining. There is a peaceful morning quiet except for the birds singing. Sweet.

I'm looking forward to having Easter dinner tomorrow at my eldest son Geoff's. My younger son Richard and Amanda will ride the hour with us to Geoff's. It'll be so nice. The year Geoff was born was an Easter weekend and he was 28 minutes short of being an Easter bunny.

Marc does have to work so I'll take some time to do some chores around here, bake some special bread and goodies for us for dinner.

A couple of weeks ago we visited my SIL and I baked a raisin/cranberry bread in my bread maker, wrapped it up in and tied it with ribbon. I make it periodically following a recipe in the book but increasing the raisin amount by adding dried cranberries, and bit of mixed candied fruit. It is so delicious and great toasted too. I'll make one for us and wrap one for Geoff too.

I hope your day today will be lovely...your Easter happy and the weekend will be everything it means to you.... Judi xoxo

8 comments:

Shelia said...

Hi Judi! Have a wonderful celebration with your family! I wish you and yours a wonderful blessed Easter.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Theresa said...

Sounds like fun, Judi! The bread sounds delicious! I hope you enjoy your visit with your family and even the ride to get there! Hugs to you and blessings galore for you and yours!

Darlene said...

Morning Judi,

I hope you have a wonderful Easter weekend with your family. The bread looks delicious!♥

♥ Kathy said...

Happy Easter sweet Judi ♥

Julie said...

Have a wonderful Easter celebration with your family, Judi! That bread looks scrummy!!! The clear bag makes it look so gorgeous! Drive carefully tomorrow...see ya back here later...
xoxo- Julie

Linda@Coastal Charm said...

Judi,
Hope you have a wonderful Easter with your family!

Blessngs,
Linda

vicki said...

Judi - I am a fist time visitor to your lovely blog. Amazing how you just surf around and then end up someplace really fun! Your blog is so interesting - love your recipes - that bread looks wonderful and the Boton Creme pie thingys - yumm! Your pictures are all beautiful and well - this is just a really nice place to visit. Thanks for sharing what you love to do--

Vicki

Lorrie said...

Hi Judi, I hope you had a blessed Easter with your family!