Comforting, Loose Tea, Scotland, Tea, Tea Treats

Tea Bread and Pu-erh

It's blueberry season in Maine, so I picked up a pint of fresh, wild Maine blueberries and baked up three mini-loaves of Blueberry Tea Bread. I found this recipe in Tea Time Magazine and the several times I've made it they have always turned out great. Although I can't seem to prevent my blueberries from… Continue reading Tea Bread and Pu-erh

Comforting, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tradition

Old and New for Tea

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. Yes, that's what a bride uses on her wedding day, but I realized I incorporated all of those elements today with a small tea out on the deck. The Something Old: The teacup and saucer I used is one of a set of four I was given… Continue reading Old and New for Tea

Comforting, Food, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats

Well, Why Not?

It's about 90 degrees outside today. Not exactly welcoming weather for a hot pot of tea outside on the deck. So, I started thinking 'why not have iced tea in a pot and still enjoy the whole tea experience just with iced tea.'? I'm curious to know if others do that as well. Please let… Continue reading Well, Why Not?