This is Islander Day on Prince Edward
Island and I am excited that a new version
of the movie Anne of Green Gables
is showing tonight on television for the
first time. I love the last version with
Megan Follows playing the part of Anne
but this new version has received good
reviews and Lucy Maude Montgomery's
granddaughter has been involved with the
production of this new one as an executive
producer.Martin Sheen plays the part of
Matthew, Ella Ballentine as Anne, and Sara
Botsford as Marilla. So,looking forward to seeing
this new version.
So, I am having a little tea in
anticipation....I think Anne would
My comfy corner in the sunroom
is all set for a good old fashioned
tea with lots of treats and pretty china.
beautiful tulips as well as the
"It's been my experience that you can
nearly always enjoy things if you make
up your mind firmly that you will."
tea cup for my tea as the
Lady Slipper is the flower
emblem for Prince Edward
Island.The book is an old
copy of Anne of Avonlea.
If, you haven'y read the Anne series
you should check it out......I think
all ages would enjoy the lovable,
imaginative red haired Anne.
Photo taken from the magazine
"Isn't it so nice to think that
tomorrow is a new day with
no mistakes in it yet?"
Fans of Anne come from all over the
world to visit Green Gables including
all my Japanese visitors.
I took these a few summers ago.
Avonlea Village in Cavendish and I
took some shots for you.If you would
like to see more of my visit to Avonlea
check it out here.
summer and has a lot of different
food outlets to enjoy in this beautiful
Maude Montgomery ~ New London
P.E.I. It is open for tours in the summer.
This past summer I also enjoyed a trip up west
to Biddeford to tour the Old Parsonage Museum.
It is well worth a visit. Lucy Maude Montgromery
boarded here for a year while she taught school
nearby.If you would like to see more you can check
out my post here.
You can also check out the movie trailer here.
Thank you for your visit and
Happy Islander Day to any
fellow Islander's visiting me today.