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Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Tea in the Library #21


 Late lies the wintry sun a-bed,
A frosty, fiery sleepy-head;
Blinks but an hour or two; and then,
A blood-red orange, sets again.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

 

 Oh!  Cold, cold Winter  when  the snap of a branch sounds like gun shot and the sky is an unfurled bolt of grey velvet. 

 A village of chocolate cakes dusted with powdered sugar ...

 We are house bound; working from home because of the subzero temperatures. Each snug in our own office we meet up for tea in the dining room.  
















An ironstone teapot, cream and sugar...

 

















Spode tea cups...

















And daydreams of winter magic.




  Join me at some of the Best Parties Ever.

Tea time Tuesday @ Rose Chintz Cottage 
Where you won't want to miss Bernideen's
Winter Window

 Teacup Tuesday @ Artful Affirmations
Where you will enjoy visiting with Karen at her
Shabby Chic Shelley Tea
What's It Wednesday@ Ivy's and Elephants

  Share Your Cup Thursday @ Have a Daily Cup of Mrs. Olsen 
Where you won't want to miss the pyrex thrifter sisters Christmas magpie post

Cottage Style Party @ Lavender Garden Cottage

Don't miss Sandi's