Food, Holiday, Tea, Tea Treats

An Easter Tea

It was a lovely, sunny Easter morning. Although the wind put a chill the air, the geese have returned and we saw our first robin of the year foraging for food in the mushy front lawn. I picked up some spring-themed cupcakes, some chocolate covered candy eggs and some blueberry tea bread for a nice… Continue reading An Easter Tea

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

Holiday, Loose Tea, Tea

My Black Friday Shopping Tea

Forget long lines, rude people, and parking issues...my favorite way to shop on Black Friday is to stay in my jammies, enjoy the view, pull out a fabulous pot of tea with some yummies, and grab my iPad for some online deals. Yes, I might miss some better deals if I had been in the… Continue reading My Black Friday Shopping Tea

Food, Scones, Tea

Labor Day Weekend Tea

I wanted to honor the last holiday weekend of summer with an outside tea. Luckily, the weather was MORE than cooperative for it today. A Pink Lemonade Cupcake recipe has been calling my name for some time, so I whipped those up this morning. VERY easy to make and VERY easy to eat! Basically it's… Continue reading Labor Day Weekend Tea

Family, Holiday, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats

Tea Gifties for Christmas

I scored some lovely tea gifties for my birthday and for Christmas. My sister Rhonda, got me a beautiful small white tea pot with infuser, as well as a terrific mug that has the words "Tea Time" on it. She had wanted to get the words "with Heidi" hand-painted on it as well, but ran… Continue reading Tea Gifties for Christmas