Monday, September 9, 2013

Tuesday Tea Time–Sept 9th, 2013

I have set a little tea table, using my peacock dishes.
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I still smile every time I see this teapot!
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Love the detail in the embossed flower plates…
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Some garden flowers for the table…005
On the weekend we celebrated our daughter’s special birthday. After dinner we enjoyed an assortment of desserts made by family and friends…
pumpkin cheesecake, strawberry-rhubarb cobbler,ice cream cake, butter tarts, brownies, trifle, and fruit platters and dip.
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A separate photo of the pumpkin cheesecake012
Today Sandi is hosting her usual Tea Time Tuesday…a lovely occasion!

14 comments:

kitty said...

Hi Millie, what a special teapot you've shared today. Your bouquet of flowers is stunning and the perfect centerpiece.

Karen said...

Hi Millie,
I love your peacock china! Your garden flowers are amazing and those desserts look spectacular! Wish I could have joined your daughter's party! Thanks for visiting me! Have a wonderful week!
Take care,
Karen

Pamela Gordon said...

Oh my. Your peacock tea set and the plates are so beautiful! And that must have been a very special birthday celebration with all those wonderful desserts! Amazing. That cheesecake? YUM. Have a great week Millie! Blessings, Pamela

Two Cottages And Tea said...

Hi Millie,
What a pretty tea table you set! Your peacock teaset and plates are so lovely! Perfect for a late summer tea. What wonderful sweets at your daughter's party, such a assortment! Have a great week!
Hugs..Nancy

Lavender Cottage said...

The peacock teapot is gorgeous and would certainly make a special occasion one to remember.
Looking at all the sweets, it would have been nice to have dessert first to ensure one had room left to eat them.
The bouquet of flowers is pretty and adds to the festive table.
Judith

FABBY'S LIVING said...

Gorgeous dishes and the teapot is to die for! Your bouquet of flowers is beautiful too! The desserts have me drooling and will be dreaming about them all night, as soon as hit the sack! Thanks for sharing. Big hugs,
FABBY

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hi Millie,
Oh, I do love your peacock teapot and those beautiful plates. They would make any occasion special. Your bouquet is gorgeous and looks so pretty on the table. But that pumpkin cheesecake has me drooling! It's one dessert that I would truly enjoy. Thank you for sharing such a pretty tea and all that delicious food with us. Have a lovely week, my friend.

Blessings,
Sandi

Laura said...

Thanks Millie - The party was fun and you and your family are always such a delight! Everyone in your family has such a wonderful green thumb! All of my flowers have been dead for 2 weeks, but yours are still blooming!

ellen b. said...

Love how the top of the pumpkin cheesecake was decorated! Happy belated birthday to your daughter. What a spread of treats!

Terri said...

Oh my but your special tea is lovely! Your peacock china is so beautiful. No wonder you smile each time you use that tea pot.
Your desserts look delicious! I especially love seeing the butter tarts....a weakness of mine : )
Hugs,
Terri

Lorrie said...

Gorgeous dishes. I've never seen a tea pot like yours. Love that pumpkin tart - yum! Lots of goodies to celebrate your daughter's birthday.

Shelia said...

Hi Millie! OH, my that is a gorgeous teapot! I love your sweet table and the flowers are just the finishing touch. Thank you so much for popping in to see me.
be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Cindy said...

What a beautiful tea you've prepared. I love your little peacock teapot, it's very unique. The plates are lovely too. Enjoy September, it's been gorgeous so far, hasn't it.

Blackberry Lane said...

Hi Millie, You have such pretty tea items and your photos are gorgeous. The Mildred mums are white but were not quite open yet. They sure were full of buds, though.