Teapot Tuesday Plus a Bonus—Tea with the Queen!

It's Teapot Tuesday here on It's Just Life and today I am highlighting a recent acquisition thanks to blogger friend Katybeth who blogs over at Odd Loves Company.  She, being the wonderful person that she is, helped an older friend recently with an estate sale to get some of her possessions whittled down.   Katybeth posted various pictures on her Facebook page of things that were being sold and lo and behold there were a couple of teapots.   Imagine that! Emails flew back and forth, prices … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday for United Methodists!

Not just  for United Methodists but my latest Ebay acquisition which I have been looking for for a long time finally came to be!!!   I have not found many of these teapots---I imagine they are being hoarded!!!   This is a replica of the John Wesley teapot made by Wedgwood ---made from the orignal found in John Wesley's house on City Road in London with the first one being made by Josiah Wedgwood in 1761.  This one is definitely one that has a place of honor in my house because of my United … [Read more...]