Sweet Refreshment on a Summer Afternoon

Ice-cold Strawberry Soda 

Isabelle and I went out for a bit of shopping on Saturday and endured a real roaster of a day; “scorching-hot” was definitely an understatement!  With parched throats and frayed nerves, we were ready for some serious refreshment by the time 4:00 PM rolled around.

Now, the Brits would probably like a jolly cuppa tea at that hour, but hot tea – even our favorite Royal Milk Tea (tea brewed directly into a pot of hot full-cream milk) – and stodgy scones and things were definitely not an option.  Instead, we decided to have a more refreshing afternoon treat.

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