Friday, April 24, 2009

Spring has Sprung..but it Feels Like Summer

We've been having some April showers recently but instead of bringing May flowers it looks like we're getting temps in the 80s this weekend! Here's a little citrus colored and flavored warm weather inspiration.

An image from Easter

Here's how it all started

And after some careful pith removing and slicing they looked like this

Then a lot of boiling, a healthy dose of sugar and a little help from this recipe left me with some really delicious natural candy. I love how the candied citrus peels look in the vintage looking glass bowl with clementine colored flowers!