Tea and the Carhartt Hoody

Often when we think of tea time we picture women in floral dresses with hats and sometimes gloves (white cotton or delicate lace) and men in suits and ties. For me, especially if I am “taking tea” out on the deck in cooler weather, it’s my Carhartt hoody (a hooded, zip front sweatshirt). Yes, you …

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Novelty Tea Kettles

If you find the tea making process entirely too taxing, there are many gadgets these days that seek to automate the process as much as possible. While some of them do the job quite nicely, there's typically a price to pay - an actual financial price, that is - for all of this high-falutin' gadgetry. …

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