I Love Tea Cups

I Love Tea Cups

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Tablescape # 34

'Acorns are Falling in the Garden'
Hello Everyone
Welcome to My Cozy Corner in the Garden


It's always a pleasure to join the wonderful parties for some tea and sun. 
The links are at the end of this post.   
The Chrysanthemum's (mums for short)  are blooming.  I have a cluster in the garden and they are a sweet amber color with a touch of most Autumn colors we think about when decorating our home. 



Settle back in a chair and enjoy some tea.  I baked some acorn cookies for my cake decoration class and I thought you would like one with tea. My cake decorating reveal is later this month.  I have three more classes before I show my stuff!!!
Oh Yes~ The class is wonderful.  I wish I had taken a cake decorating class years ago.  Oh well~ Better Late than Never...








My dear friend who gave the Tea Party last month gave me these adorable acorn spoons.  They are just perfect to use for sugar in Tea.


Yesterday the weather was just so stormy and today the weather is beautiful.  I wanted to bring out my Old English Tea Pot and reminisce about the wonderful experience I had visiting England this summer.  My Great-Grandmother brought this tea pot from England in 1914. When she crossed the Atlantic and  brought her family to America.  Go Here for the story of the Old English Tea Pot.


God Bless! Granddaughters.  My granddaughter spotted these white Johnson Brothers cups and saucers in a thrift store this summer while I was playing around trying on a dress.  A set of six for $3.00 dollars. I kiss her every time we have Tea with them. 



I bought the plates at the DT and the napkins I found for a song at TJ Maxx.


I placed the tea table under the Pomegranate Tree.
They are going to be ready to pick soon.


When the Pomegranates are ripe, Sweetheart will squeeze them into juice and I will be making Pomegranate jelly for Christmas gifts.  Everyone just loves the uniquely flavored homemade jelly.


I say " We can't have to many angels around"  I brought this little beauty out from the guest bathroom.








Thank you so much for visiting My Cozy Corner
and
I will linking to

Savvy Southern Style for Wow Us Wednesday
A Southern Daydreamer for Outdoor Wednesday
and
Between Naps on the Porch for Tablescape Thursday
No Minimalist Here for Open House Party
A Big Hello
to
Maria and Shenita 
They just joined as followers
Thanks so much for following My Cozy Corner.
 5 more followers and I will have reached 200 followers at My Cozy Corner.
I'm so happy you are sharing my Experience, Strength and Hope.
xo
Betty






17 comments:

  1. Morning Betty, what a lovely relaxing place for tea. I love the acorn spoons, I have never seen anything like them before, I want some!! but the angel I had one identical, I gave it to a neighbour as she collects anything cherubic or angelic. Your tablescape is fairly minimalistic but tells me so much and what a lovely warm, welcoming person you are without too much fuss, a person and place where you could really relax and enjoy the ambience and friendship. As you can guess I love it and am glad I became a recent follower.

    Love Jackie in Surrey, UK.x

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  2. What a lovely al fresco table...a pomegranate tree as the backdrop. The spoons are so pretty.

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  3. What a wonderful spot for tea! I love pomegranate jelly...we have a friend that makes it!

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  4. What a gorgeous table setting! Can I come over for tea?
    Enjoy your day!
    XXX Ido

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  5. Wow! I want to come over! How beautiful it all looks and those acorn spoons are the greatest!

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  6. Lovely Betty. I so enjoy seeing that sunshine shining on your cozy garden corner. Love the use of the quilt on the table, too. Pretty!

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  7. Lovely fall setting Betty.

    Hugs,
    Susan and Bentley

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  8. Love your pretty corner. The tea pot is splendid indeed. I love your acorn spoons. You are training that granddaughter right.. spot those great dishes.. so pretty. xo marlis

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  9. Gorgeous!

    Jenny
    http://simcoestreet.blogspot.com

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  10. You know I love those acorn spoons! What a great gift!!! And the deal your granddaughter spotted on those cups & saucers...fantastic score!!! Beautiful table covering, too. I have never seen a pomegranate tree before. Cool! Have a wonderful weekend!!!

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  11. Delightful table!! Love the tablecovering!! Your cookies look yummy and I can't wait to see your cake decorating

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  12. Hi Betty, What a beautiful spot for tea. Your table is lovely and the acron cookies and spoon are adorable. Thank you for linking to the Open House party.
    Hugs,
    Sherry

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  13. I love every moment of your teascape. Your grandmama's teapot is a special treasure; family things are always the very best, don't you think! I couldn't take my eyes off of the sugar spoons...beautifully unique. Thank you for inviting us to your charming table. Cherry Kay

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  14. Such a gorgeous setting. Wild about that spoon! Hope you'll bring it to Seasonal Sundays!

    -The Tablescaper

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  15. Those acorn spoons are a great gift. And the deal your granddaughter spotted on those cups & saucers are really fantastic. Table covering is gorgeous. I have never seen a pomegranate tree before.

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Thanks for your comments as I enjoy reading them.
Betty

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