I’ve Been Freshly Pressed!

Lamb in GrassI’m gobsmacked! That’s a word I learned since moving to England and I don’t think there’s a better word to describe how I’m feeling right now. I feel very honored. And totally shocked. In a good way!

Cows and Country Near Prestbury” was chosen to be Freshly Pressed and as a featured post under multiple tags. I’m so pleased! Thrilled, actually. I’m also feeling a little bit like the lamb above. After all, I feel like I’m still something of a baby blogger.

Thank you for stopping by my blog and having a look, “Like”-ing my post, or leaving comments. I hope you’ve enjoyed what you’ve seen and will stop by again.

For today, I was working on a post about my recent visit to Blenheim Palace, but I’m now planning to post that tomorrow. Instead, I’ll leave you with a restful moment near Dolbadarn Castle in Llanberis, North Wales.

Dolbadarn Castle and Rowboats in Llanberis, Wales

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About satnavandcider

An American expat living in England, exploring the United Kingdom and Europe through five senses and a camera lens.
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20 Responses to I’ve Been Freshly Pressed!

  1. Expat Mammy says:

    Congratulations

  2. Monique says:

    Congratulations! You’re a baby blogger no more – well done! =)

  3. peawink says:

    Congratulations – how fun! Gobsmacked .. it’s such a fun word. I know it’s in my vocabulary but didn’t know it was english English. Some things crept in while we lived there, some words I’ve picked up from my British-English (native German) husband. But I giggled out loud and for quite awhile while blog-reading a few days ago and came across one commenter who wrote “je suis gobsmacked.” It seems that it creeps into just about any languages vocabulary. Congratulations again!

    • Thanks! Yes, gobsmacked is a fun word and sometimes just the right one. I’d never heard it while living in the States, but I’ll use it freely when I visit France. 😉 That’s pretty funny!

  4. leiah says:

    I have to admit I had to go check what the criteria for being ‘freshly pressed’ was…way to go! I think your blog has definate potential to be freshly pressed again! Interesting, own images, capturing titles, error free and no bad content!

  5. Gunta says:

    Congratulations! Totally well deserved. I’ve loved following your travels and hints!

  6. Vicky says:

    Congrats!!
    What a gorgeous pics that is of the lamb 🙂

  7. Shutterbug Sage says:

    Congratulations! That post deserved to be “Freshly Pressed” because it was absolutely amazing! (And I love the baby lamb photo above, as well!)

  8. If you hadn’t been FPd for the last one, I think you would have deserved it on this one alone. Two contrasting and equally lovely shots.

  9. losangelas says:

    Congratulations with making freshly pressed!! I can share your feeling since I am your neighbour on this page! looking at your blog you deserve it 🙂

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  11. Shutterbug Sage says:

    I loved this photo so much that I mentioned it on my latest “Favorite Pics So Far This Year from A to Z” post here: http://ayearofpics.wordpress.com/2012/05/14/my-favorite-year-of-pics-photos-so-far-from-a-to-z-take-two/. If you get a second, check it out!

    Nice work! I love following your blog!

    • That is so cool! I’m really flattered that you picked my lamb photo as one of your Favorite Pics. The thumbs up is much appreciated. 🙂 And I’ll definitely check out your other favorites, too.

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