Tea, Tea Accessories

Tea for One Collection

I have collected, received, and purchased a few tea-for-one sets over the years and thought I'd share them with the 2 or 3 people who actually ready my blog. I don't use them that often, and I'm not sure why. They don't waste tea and they're easy to clean. I think it's because when I… Continue reading Tea for One Collection

Health, Tea, Tea Accessories

A Lovely Green Tea

 In my quest to drink a little less caffeine, I remembered I had a lovely Chinese green tea from Upton Tea Imports. I reached for a fine bone china, made in England with a Windsor Rose pattern. It's such a delicate pattern and seemed appropriate for the green tea and a Sunday morning. My only… Continue reading A Lovely Green Tea

Comforting, Food, Tea, Tea Treats

Johnny Cake, Tea and a Blizzard

Seeing how we're snowed in due to the big snow storm of 2013, it was a perfect time to bake some good old fashioned comfort food. One of the comfort foods from my family is Johnny Cake. Johnny cake was originally called "Journey Cake" by early settlers and Native Americans because it traveled well. They… Continue reading Johnny Cake, Tea and a Blizzard

Comforting, Holiday, Loose Tea, Scones, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats, Tradition

Christmas Tea 2012

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Sweets galore, colder temps and beautiful Christmas decorations. All of the perfect elements for a lovely tea. I baked some fresh apple cinnamon scones from a recipe I found online on the King Arthur Flour website. Unfortunately, I was unable to find white course sugar, so I… Continue reading Christmas Tea 2012