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

Scottish Sunday

After a relatively mild day Saturday, a very chilly, but sunny Sunday morning greeted us with a thin glaze of ice on the stream and dozens of ducks. The sunshine certainly brightened up ones mood, but it was my choice of tea and tea ware that warmed my heart with fond memories of our trips… Continue reading Scottish Sunday

Loose Tea, Scotland, Tea, Tea rooms, Travel

Sunday Morning Oolong

This past Sunday was another stunning, late summer morning and I enjoyed some special oolong out on the side deck with the goldfinches and hummingbirds. Tea time out on the deck The tea is from eteaket in Edinburgh, Scotland. We visited eteaket when we made our first of two trips to Scotland in 2013 .… Continue reading Sunday Morning Oolong

Bag Tea, England, History, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea rooms, Travel

Fortnum Favorite

Sometime's a tea can evoke a feeling or memory and the Fortmason blend tea from Fortnum & Mason does that for me. My first exposure to Fortnum & Mason was in 2002. My then boyfriend and I were on our first trip to Disney World in Florida. Upon visiting Epcot, the UK exhibit called my… Continue reading Fortnum Favorite

Comforting, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea rooms, Travel

The One Special Tea

I am assuming I'm not the only tea lover who has a favorite tea, or a favorite spot to enjoy tea. One of mine is from eteaket tea in Edinburgh, Scotland. I visited this specialty tea store in 2013 when we were last there. I had seen their website and was looking forward to enjoy… Continue reading The One Special 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