Wordless Wednesday…Tea Time!

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Wordless Wednesday…Tea Time!

 

When I was a little girl, I loved having tea parties. We had tea (lemonade) and little finger sandwiches with the crust removed. 

 

 

This weekend Mini-me had another one of her tea parties. Her mother (my niece) said that Mini-me had the most fun deciding on a theme (Little Mermaid) and choosing the tableware. 

And the best part…our hostess had a drawing for each of us…tailored to what we like. 

 




Being a kid again is fun…you should try it!!!



Would you like an adventure now or shall we have our tea first? Peter Pan

 

Each cup of tea represents an imaginary voyage. Catherine Douzel

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Comments (25)

Leanne Smith
Dirt Road Real Estate - Golden Valley, AZ
Relocation to NW AZ with elbow room & more freedom

Good morning Kathy Streib  I do remember tea parties and my guests were stuffed animals.  The drawings were precious and glad everyone had fun.

Aug 10, 2022 05:57 AM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good morning Kathy,

I love your post on so many levels! Love that mini-me is having fun, continuing a tradition, expressing her creative side and sharing it all with you!

Aug 10, 2022 06:04 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

Thank you for the great information in your blog today to share with

us here on the Rain. Make it a terrific day! bill

Aug 10, 2022 06:08 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Kathy, what fun, and do remember those tea parties.   These events do keep you young.

Aug 10, 2022 06:24 AM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good morning Kathy - it is fun being a kid again.  I am getting to experience that with my grandsons.

Aug 10, 2022 06:36 AM
Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty
Waves Realty - Melbourne, FL
Florida Space Coast Homes

This is so awesome. 50 years from now she will remember these tea parties. Great job.

Aug 10, 2022 06:45 AM
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

I remember tea parties having tea parties with the kids Kathy and it was magical for them and for me!

Aug 10, 2022 07:11 AM
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Hi Kathy,
You and your mini-me know how to throw a tea party! 

Aug 10, 2022 07:38 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Kathy, I never have Tea Parties when I was young but had ice cream parties at my parents restaurant with friends

Aug 10, 2022 11:20 AM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Wayne Martin I'm excited for you and your wife!!!  You're going to have even more fun. 

Roy Kelley Thank you. I'm loving every minute of family time. 

Kat Palmiotti mini-me has discovered Hobby Lobby!!!

Aug 10, 2022 02:40 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Brian England LOL mini-me does not allow boys at her tea parties. (but she always brings enough food for them )

Nina Hollander, Broker we would invite you to ours if you were here. I had fun showing Mini-me how to pour tea from the teapot. 

Leanne Smith one question...did you get to eat your guest's goodies??LOL  I always had my cousins around for tea parties but teddy bears and dolls would make excellent stand-ins. 

Aug 10, 2022 02:44 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Dorie Dillard Austin TX we are both blessed to have young people around us, aren't we?  BTW-I told Larry that BB is the only female on her basketball team and he said "You go BB!!!"

Thank you Bill Salvatore - East Valley busy and fun day today. 

Aug 10, 2022 02:46 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Joan Cox I agree!!!! It's so important to try to have young people in your life!!!

Grant Schneider I'll bet you are!!! And it's fun spoiling them. 

Thank you Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty I truly hope she does!!!  It's interesting what we do and don't remember from our childhood. 

Aug 10, 2022 02:51 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Wasn't if fun Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400 I've always thought there was something civilized in having tea...very calming. 

Carol Williams this one was totally designed by mini-me but yes, we both enjoy entertaining. 

Even better Will Hamm Hmmmm maybe we should suggest that!!!

 

Aug 10, 2022 02:55 PM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Never had a tea party, but I can tell by the look on the faces -- everyone had a great time! Thanks for sharing ... made me feel warm inside.

Aug 10, 2022 07:57 PM
Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

OMG this is so darn sweet Kathy!  I so love it!  My Mom let me do this kind of thing growing up and it's still continues on to this day.  Your Mini-Me is going to enjoy so much in life! 

Aug 10, 2022 09:09 PM
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Kathy loved your post now if we did something like this with Diane she would need my services, after all I am the servant aka the cook aka the personal shopper aka the personal shopper?  Endre

Aug 10, 2022 09:33 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

How fun, Kathy!  One of the gifts of having granddaughters is being able to share experiences like that one.

Aug 11, 2022 02:29 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Kathy, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Aug 11, 2022 02:30 AM
Jan Green - Scottsdale, AZ
Value Added Service, 602-620-2699 - Scottsdale, AZ
HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN

So adorable!  I love this.  Tea parties are almost a thing of the past so it's nice to see this again!  So cute!

Aug 12, 2022 03:03 PM