Mellow Yellow

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After a hail storm(!) blip earlier in the week, the glorious Sun returned today to grace the Russian sky.  Moscow is a sparkling hive of activity once again as railings are painted, planters are planted and restaurants and bars build their summer terraces in readiness for the scorchy months ahead.

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These spring tulips were a beautiful surprise to start my morning and ever since then, a yellow theme’s emerged.  I popped in to Michelle Bakery, a sweet little spot in my neighbourhood for a couple of loaves.  It can be a real challenge to source good bread here but (…munching on a thickly buttered slice whilst typing this..) so far so good.

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The illustrations adorning all the packaging and branding are quite lovely and I couldn’t resist picking up something sweet to enjoy too.  It had to be a golden slice of lemon meringue pie, time to put the kettle on …

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2 responses to “Mellow Yellow

  1. What a lovely teacup+saucer! May I ask who/what company made it? I (casually) collect vintage teacups so I’d love to learn more about former USSR ceramics! Thanks in advance.

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