Teapot Tuesday—Floral Delight

A sweet teapot find from one of my favorite places---Marshall's.  You just never know what you are going to find when you take a detour on the way home from the airport. Brew me a cup for a winter's night. For the wind howls loud, and the furies fight; Spice it with love and stir it with care, And I'll toast your bright eyes, my sweetheart fair. - Minna Thomas Antrim, 'A Night Cap,' A Book of Toasts You still have time to join in on every single giveaway from My Week of … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday—-Wedding Style

What could be more perfect than helping two young love birds celebrate their special day? Not much but when the young couple wants to thank you for the help you offered during the weekend with a present it makes anyone smile.  Now when that present is a TEAPOT it is like winning the best prize ever!!!!   What a sweet present and one that will ALWAYS make me smile and think of a lovely day spent with some truly special people. The wedding was so sweet---simply perfect and this … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday

Today's teapot is a lovely blue floral patterned one that I got a great deal on at one of my favorite shopping places---Marshall's.  There are always bargain teapots to be found there and at HomeGoods so if you are ever in need of one make sure you check their aisles.   When you have nobody you can make a cup of tea for, when nobody needs you, that is when I think life is over. Audrey Hepburn   … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday

This one came from my Mom and I love the simplicity of it. The raised bumps on the surface give it a nice texture and the delicate flowers complete what used to be a vessel for lovely flowers.  You never know what you are going to be able to find in thrift shops or other out of the way places.  I always have my eyes open for "finds" like this one but have not been too lucky recently.  I guess they are all hiding from me. Happy Teapot Tuesday to you … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday—Music Box Style

Teapot Tuesday today features a lovely floral teapot that I have had for quite some time.  Unfortunately I honestly do not remember where it came from.  I know that I bought it but remember that whole post about being able to remember the lyrics to all the 70's songs?   Well, perhaps I should have sung where I got it so that it would stick in my mind.  But never-mind---it is a pretty one and sings a pretty tune as well.  What tune does it play?   What would be the most appropriate tune? … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday

It's Tuesday and on It's Just LIfe that means it is time to showcase another teapot from my massive collection.  Last week when I was in Houston I did a bit of work on my blog and actually cataloged some posts including all of my teapot posts.  Today features my 120th teapot post.   I am not done yet, folks, so keep coming back!!! This one is a beauty that a friend gifted me.  Don't you love the bright colors on it???   American -style iced tea is the perfect drink for … [Read more...]