Tea Time & China

Holiday Tea

Like so many others, I’m trying to figure out when it became two minutes before Christmas?! With the hustle & bustle of life, I suppose time got away from me but you couldn’t tell from this photo. My house has been ready for Christmas for a little over a month. I’ve found myself using my …

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Cooking Vintage

Vintage Hot Milk Sponge Cake Recipe

This Hot Milk Sponge Cake is a 50 year old recipe that I got from one of my favorite vintage cookbooks–The Better Homes & Gardens New Cookbook (1969). It was easy to make and is really delicious! Since gluten doesn’t agree with me, I’m unable to enjoy a full slice however I did take a …

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Beauty Fragrance

New Perfume for Winter

I bought a few new perfumes in the last few weeks that I felt a real connection with. I’ve always struggled with autumn and winter fragrances. I don’t typically love the heavily amber scents nor do I enjoy the overly sweet scents like Pink Sugar. I use that particular perfume as an example because I …

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Beauty Self Care

Philosophy Cinnamon Buns 3 in 1 Shower Gel

Truly I believe that things come into your life at the right time. I haven’t used Philosophy products in over 10 years but a couple weeks ago I was thinking about Philosophy’s Cinnamon Buns 3 in 1 shower gel. It’s a product that can be used as a shower gel, shampoo and bubble bath. I …

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Adventures in Antiquing

A Think Pink Inspired Tea

If you read my last post then you know I was super busy this past weekend searching away for some special items–as this is a time sensitive situation, I was super stressed that I wasn’t going to be able to pull this off but I hit the jackpot this past Saturday and found the exact …

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