Tag Archives: AtoZ Blog Challenge 2020

X -eXtra, eXtra, Read All About It: Tea Hat Fashion Changes

Welcome to letter X and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny “Fashion is a kind of communication It’s a language without words A great hat speaks for itself.”               “Take … Continue reading

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W – The Way You Sip Your Tea

Welcome to letter W and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny The music I grew up with, danced to throughout high school,  college, and beyond, has followed me through the years. Love songs still make me … Continue reading

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V – Tea For The Very Young Through The Artist Eye: Part 1

Welcome to letter V and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny   You will understand the long reach for difficult letters like V, W, X, Y, and Z. Poetic license is called for and I embrace … Continue reading

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U – The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, N.C – Serving Afternoon Tea

Welcome to letter U and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, N.C. serves afternoon tea in the elegant and modern lobby. The fare here includes traditional teatime accompaniments like chicken … Continue reading

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T – Three Tired Stand For Your Tea Food

Welcome to letter T and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny   Put a three tired stand on your shopping list or rethink the one you have. Mine is nothing fancy from one of the box … Continue reading

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S – Mystery Series Set In Tea Shops

Welcome to letter S and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny “I prefer cinnamon twists over scones because they’re easier to eat while I’m reading. That’s my main priority when it comes to food. Other people … Continue reading

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R – A Recipe For Scones

Welcome to letter R and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny Fragrant Orange English Scones Makes 10- 2.5″ scones. Note: Kensington Palace Scones are originally made without any orange zest or glaze. If you aren’t into … Continue reading

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Q – Quotations With Your Tea and a Good Book

Welcome to letter Q and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny “You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ― C.S. Lewis “There are few hours … Continue reading

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P – Old Posters About Tea

Welcome to letter P and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny I love old posters. Pinterest has allowed me to collect many things I otherwise couldn’t. I fall out over old London Underground Posters, Book Jacket … Continue reading

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M – Miniature Tea Sets

Welcome to letter M and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny It is the strangest thing that while researching miniature antique porcelain tea sets, I found nothing. I entered the search with different combinations, but it … Continue reading

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K – Polly Put The Kettle On

Welcome to the letter K and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny “Polly Put the Kettle On” is a nursery rhyme originating from England. Sources indicate that it was first published in 1797, although its tune … Continue reading

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H – Hotels For Tea

Welcome to letter H and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny Taking afternoon tea at a luxurious hotel or inn is a wonderful way to enjoy the ambiance of the surroundings for a few hours. Whether … Continue reading

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