Wednesday, October 14, 2009

La Belle Vie~ La Vie Est Belle~

Wednesday morning ..the sun was shining on our maple leaves..:) It was cold..but beautiful!
On my way to work..I picked up our mail.. and I had a notice..that the Post Office had a package for me:)Well..I could be late for work..I work minutes away ..:)



I thought that perhaps:) The gift I won at Hélène's beautiful blog..had arrived:)



Sure enough a heavy beautifully packed box from Victorian Epicure had arrived for me:)


I have linked Hélène's latest post of her soup..so you do not miss it..but it was an earlier post that had the contest:)

Again I don't know how I found Hélène this year..but I am so glad I did..the photos..the recipes.. the family:)


Apart from all the wonderful jars..and shakers..and brining bags..and pepper and jelly..etc..etc..I received..beautifully packed..

There was also a Brie/etc baker in my favorite kind of little bakers:)



I love the fact their name is on it~

:)



You may remember a sweet client first introduced me to these products.. w/ the edible flowers..

and the very same day..Hélène spoke of them..

It was just a lucky day that day!!!

Love these products!!

Now I would love to dedicate a shelf in my pantry to them:) I will make a list soon:) I am so proud of everyone involved..and I am grateful:)~

23 comments:

  1. Oooh. Lucky you! It all looks so nice. Love receiving unexpected packages in the mail.

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  2. So glad that you love your package. Thanks for the link and nice comments about my blog. That made my day. Hope you enjoy cooking with Epicure Selections as much as I do. Great pictures.

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  3. Congratulations Mme. M!

    I know you'll have fun with all of those fabulous goodies.

    How sweet of dear Helene!

    xo

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  4. Lucky you! Enjoy your wonderful gifts :) We all know they are in very, very good hands! :) Now I am wondering what beautiful dishes you are going to conjure up with them?

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  5. What a lovely gift! Enjoy them..

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  6. wow, c'est vrai que ça doit faire plaisir de recevoir un tel cadeau!!!

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  7. oh they look wonderful, i know how thrilled you must be, lucky you!

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  8. What a treat! Epicure selections has such a phenomenal variety of products.
    I know you'll have a wondrous time exploring new ways to use them in your recipes.

    Sweet wishes,
    Sara

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  9. What a beautiful win, how lucky are you!!!

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  10. Une étagère sera-t-elle suffisante ? ;o)))
    Bisous et bonne journée
    Hélène

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  11. C'est toujours agréable d'aller chercher un colis à la poste !

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  12. Tu as été gâtée, la petite cocotte est très belle
    Grâce à toi je suis allée sur le blog d'Helene et j'ai notée sa recette de soupe à l'oignons, j'espère avoir le temps de la faire bientôt
    Belle et longue vie à toi

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  13. What a fabulous package of goodies!
    I know you will use them well M., and share all you make with them ,with us...
    Enjoy each and every lovely item...
    I am so excited for you!
    L~xo

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  14. Thanks for enjoying the package too..
    It really was quite fun..I showed one of my co workers also who thought everything looked great too.
    I wills hare what I make:) For sure!

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  15. I know we will be seeing some wonderful things made with them! What a wonderful and thoughtful surprise :)

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  16. Hello!
    Thank you for your adorable comment on my blog!
    What lovely surprise you received... can't wait to see your 'creations' with them!
    Monica.

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  17. Wonderful and nice and lovely women like you NEED to receive packages like that. Sounds wonderful.

    So, what ya got growin' in your garden?

    happy day to you! lylah

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  18. How very exciting to recieve a package with your favorite things from a good friend!!!, doesn't get any better then that... hope you and J, ( I'm sure you'll share)!!!! enjoy every wonderful thing you make using them..Here's to happy eating!!!xoxo~Kathy @ Sweet Up-North Mornings...

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  19. Lucky you...it looks all so delicious AND beautiful, Im would be too sad to open them!
    ronelle

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  20. Oh me too sometimes I keep things unopened:) Like pj's I don't wear:) But I will:)~
    Thanks it was fun and I am still talking about the products and the lovely Blog of Hélène's~
    Lylah..nothing is left in y garden blooming apart fro asters..sedum..a rose or two..and geranium Rosanne~

    C'est triste..thank goodness for the beautiful foliage!

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  21. Gorgeous gifts. I can imagine what your going to do with them . how much more beautiful theyre going to look with your touch:)))

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