Food, Scones, Scotland, Tea, Tea Treats

Shortbread and Scones

Yesterday we attended the 36th Annual Maine Highland Games. The event has changed locations, vendors, and entertainment offerings over the years, but the main attraction is always the Scottish element and being Scottish. Scottish food, dancing, music, and athletics make for a fun-filled day even if you're not Scottish. I posted a few photos from… Continue reading Shortbread and Scones

Comforting, Food, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea Treats

Tea Bread

Even though it doesn't appear to be so, these ARE slices of a lovely Blueberry Tea Bread that I made. I haven't mastered the secret of preventing all of my blueberries from falling to the bottom of the loaf tin. It's not pretty, but they're still very good. I enjoyed these mini slices with some… Continue reading Tea Bread

Comforting, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea Accessories

Friday Formosa

Capital Teas proclaims the "amazing character and depth" of their Oolong Formosa Grand tea and I certainly cannot disagree. I might also add it's very smooth. Just after I came inside from sitting out on the deck, the skies opened up and we're enjoying a typical summer thunderstorm. I was in the mood for a… Continue reading Friday Formosa