Tag Archives: tea time

A Very Neighborly Pumpkin Pie Tea Time

Often these days you hear humans around you bemoaning how isolated they live, not even knowing who their neighbors are. So a very neighborly pumpkin pie tea time was a welcome surprise for me and my humans. And a very tasty one! Continue reading A Very Neighborly Pumpkin Pie Tea Time

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Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Tea Helps in Dealing with the Relatives at Holidays

Thanksgiving is around the corner, meaning that the relatives will be descending upon your house like a horde of Goths. Or maybe you will be part of the horde descending upon one of them. Either way, this usually annual meeting with people you probably hardly know but who occupy a space on your family tree and therefore lay claim to a bit of your time is fraught with lots of emotion and conversations full of such questions as: “So, what have you been doing all year?” The little teapot is here to advise you how tea can help you deal with the relatives and all the other issues during the holiday season. Continue reading Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Tea Helps in Dealing with the Relatives at Holidays

Recipe for Mini Pumpkin Tea Cakes

The Cozy Couple presents a great recipe for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or any time. And these go great with tea!

[Note: most of the photos here are from other sources and are for illustrative purposes only.]

The season of festivities is quickly approaching. Halloween parties are sure to pop up all around. This is a fun festive recipe sure to delight all who eat these mini tea pumpkin cakes – a delight for sight as much as for the taste buds.

Continue reading Recipe for Mini Pumpkin Tea Cakes

Recipe for Mini Pumpkin Tea Cakes

The Cozy Couple presents a great recipe for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or any time. And these go great with tea!

[Note: most of the photos here are from other sources and are for illustrative purposes only.]

The season of festivities is quickly approaching. Halloween parties are sure to pop up all around. This is a fun festive recipe sure to delight all who eat these mini tea pumpkin cakes – a delight for sight as much as for the taste buds.

Continue reading Recipe for Mini Pumpkin Tea Cakes

The Great Candy Corn Debate

This time of year a confectionery staple appears magically by the ton on store shelves: candy corn. It’s been around since the 1880’s and for some people is a treat not to be missed. For others, though, the very mention of those two little words “candy” and “corn” said together as a single entity sends chills down their spines and a wave of queasiness through their insides. It also tends to spark the Great Candy Corn Debate. Continue reading The Great Candy Corn Debate

Pouring Tea Like a Moroccan Waiter

Greetings, dear tea loving humans! One of the best things about tea is how very personal it is. The variety of teas and the ways in which you can prepare and enjoy them, including the many different flavorings and additions (fruits, flowers, herbs, spices, etc.) assures that you will find not only what suits you perfectly but some new and rather astounding experience. Here is one my ‘she’ human had awhile back and that she wanted to share with you here. TOOOT! Continue reading Pouring Tea Like a Moroccan Waiter

Recipes for Sweet Tea Food Pairings

With the heat of Summer beating down, tea has taken a turn to the cold varieties. Tea parties can be done with both hot and cold tea. Just imagine close friends, the sun shining, a slight Summer breeze and a cup of ice cold sweet tea to embrace the conversation. Accompanied of course by wonderful finger sandwiches and chocolate covered strawberries. Continue reading Recipes for Sweet Tea Food Pairings

Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Treat Dad to Tea for Fathers Day!

This little teapot might be just a teapot (albeit a very sassy and knowledgeable one), but I understand dad’s very well. And I can assure you that they love having a great tea time with their namesakes…you! #TOOOT! Continue reading Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Treat Dad to Tea for Fathers Day!

Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Easter, Spring, and Tea

The date on the calendar may change from year to year, but Easter remains the same, that is, a time of renewal and for observing the coming back to life of the world around us. Flowers bloom, birds sing, and the Sun is higher in the sky, giving us all a feeling of waking from a long, deep rest. Or switching from watching a black-and-white movie to a color movie. Well, you get the idea. Continue reading Little Yellow Teapot Advises: Easter, Spring, and Tea

Tea Sellers with a Theme

Lots of you humans out there are enjoying tea more and more. And so more and more of you are getting into the business side and selling tea. This little teapot applauds you. And the creative way in which some of you approach this most serious endeavor has not escaped my attention. Time to bring them to your attention, dear tea loving readers. TOOOT! Continue reading Tea Sellers with a Theme