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Rustic Elegance

I inherited my great-grandmother’s silver tea set from my aunt. I realized the other day I hadn’t used it in awhile and decided to set up a wee photo shoot out on the deck. I did the best to give the silver a quick polish. It’s not perfect, and it never will be again. I… Continue reading Rustic Elegance

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Christmas Tea

Yesterday I enjoyed a cozy tea in front of our Christmas tea using my Platzgraff 'Winterberry' teapot. Saturday I baked several dozen low-fat cookies and scooped up a few of those as well. They were quite tasty, if I do say so myself! The tea of choice was Bigelow Tea's 'Earl Grey' loose tea which… Continue reading Christmas Tea