Good Friday means two things to me: hot cross buns and no shops open. So today we’ve eaten great food, been for a walk and watched most of season two of House of Cards. Perfect.
Aren’t the flowers beautiful? Andrew sent them to me for our first anniversary yesterday. They looked great with the bunnies.
The hot cross buns are from a local bakery and are soooo good.
Especially with freshly ground coffee:
And lashings of butter:
What are your plans for Easter? Have you eaten hot cross buns? An American friend of mine living in Aus commented on a photo I posted on Facebook asking what the buns were, are they not a thing in the States?! Update: have a look at this article from The Guardian on Saturday Why hasn’t America embraced Easter’s chocolate and alcohol binge?
A few Easter links:
These 24 terrifying Easter bunnies might give you nightmares
5 reasons Easter is better than Christmas – ok this is a link to my own blog… but I think you’ll find my arguments compelling and become an Easter convert before too long.
Also check out my lunch:
Not pictured: gin and tonics. Have a great Easter!