Am anxiously awaiting the season premiere of Downton Abbey:









I feel like we Americans have been waiting a loonng time.

So #2 on the birthday list is a sake cocktail. My friend Linda had her birthday dinner at a Japanese restaurant last night. I wasn’t brave enough to try quail egg or beef tongue, but I’ll try any alcoholic concoction once! I’ve only ever drunk warm sake, so it was interesting to drink cold sake…with a green apple flavor. It was quite tasty. And s.t.r.o.n.g.

sake cocktail








Now excuse me as I tuck into my scones and find out how Mary is coping with the loss of Matthew…