Travel theme: Sugar

I rounded the corner in a local grocery store yesterday and was a little shocked to see shelves and shelves of Christmas chocolate. I mean, we’re not even halfway through September yet. Their truffle sprouts gave me a giggle though…

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…so I forgave them and went looking for other sugar-coated photos from my travels, like this Boston Cream Pie in the place it was first imagined, Parker House in Boston.

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More natural sources of sugar, dazzling berries at a California farmer’s market…

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…zesty oranges in Rome

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…and glorious pomegranates in Turkey.

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And last but not least, sugar cane itself along the roadside in Guatemala.

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❀ Ailsa

Everything is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not dissolve in one’s bath like a lump of sugar. – Pablo Picasso

I seek constantly to improve my manners and graces, for they are the sugar to which all are attracted. – Og Mandino

A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her. – Helen Rowland

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