Comforting, Food, Loose Tea, Scones, Scotland, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats, Tradition

Highland Tea

As has become my annual tradition after attending each Maine Highland Games, I buy some scones and tea at the games and enjoy them thoroughly the next day at home with my Tain Pottery with the Glenaldie thistle pattern. I showed GREAT restraint at the one vendor that always shows up with the mother lode… Continue reading Highland Tea

Food, Loose Tea, Scotland, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats

Celtic Themed Tea

I am sure I've posted FAR too many "Celtic Themed" teas, but I canna help myself. After baking up some mint-chocolate cookies using my Celtic designed cookie press, I grabbed some Celtic Cottage tea from Trail Lodge Teas. Of course, I had to use my Tain Pottery Scottish teapot, teacup and saucer. Okay, so the… Continue reading Celtic Themed Tea

Comforting, Loose Tea, Scotland, Tea, Tea Accessories, Travel

Just a Sunday Tea in Spring

What does one do on a rainy Sunday in spring? Enjoy some tea and flowers, of course. I cut the few daffodils that were flowering in the garden and poured some Celtic Cottage tea from Trail Lodge Tea. Using my Tain Pottery teacup and teapot always reminds me of Scotland as well. We're planning a… Continue reading Just a Sunday Tea in Spring

Food, Loose Tea, Scones, Scotland, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats

Some Scottish Treats

Our annual trip to the Maine Highland Games & Scottish Festival this year needed to include a special purchase. A few months ago I shattered my wee Scottish Tain Pottery teacup after it slipped and fell from an Adirondack chair out on the deck. I was heartbroken. My favorite Scottish pottery was missing a piece!… Continue reading Some Scottish Treats

Food, History, Loose Tea, Scones, Scotland, Tea, Tea Treats

Outlander Scones & Tea

When my husband and I met in 1998, he was reading a book called OUTLANDER by Diana Gabaldon. He told me about it and said it was very good. I was living in New York at the time and he in Maine. So we both read it around the same time and were hooked on… Continue reading Outlander Scones & Tea