Olives, Olives and More Olives

Gold Canyon, Arizona

What fun we had on Saturday afternoon after the patio sale. We drove about 20 miles to shop and eat at Queen Creek Olive Mill.

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It’s a great place to visit, although I must admit to being overwhelmed at first because there was so much to choose from.

Of course, there were olives.

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And lots of different olive oils.

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Dozens of cheeses and salamis to choose from.

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Scores of wines were available including many from local wineries.

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Bath and body goodies including some gingerbread soap that smelled divine.

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Beautiful cooking utensils made from olive woods.

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Cupcakes made from flavored olive oils.

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And we scored a 15% discount on almost everything we bought because it was Small Business Saturday!

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I included this picture because I want to remember to make those trees which were simply cut out from cardboard with tiny white lights randomly poked through from behind… 🙂

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