Monday, July 2, 2012

The Tailored Tea

Welcome to tea my friends.  Last Saturday was such a beautiful day I convinced my hubby to take me to The Tailored Tea House for brunch.  Isn't the green button on their sign just adorable?

Ebenezer Hills, a Revolutionary War veteran built the house in 1806.  This Federal Style farmhouse has been renovated and restored with the original floors intact.

Please join us while we take a peek inside ...

Tea was served in Annie's collection of antique china. 

I had the fluffy buttermilk pancakes with fresh fruit ...

Michael had eggs benedict (his favorite) on a scone ...

There are two banquet rooms upstairs perfect for bridal or baby showers.  Each room has paintings for sale created by local artists.

This pretty purple teacup caught my eye!

Being near the airport you can watch the planes take off or enjoy a beautiful sunset.

Pretty blue skies with lots of white puffy clouds.

After leaving we headed over to the nursery to check out their perennials.  For me, it was like being in a candy store!  Can you ever have too many plants?  I picked up a double flowering clematis to try.  I can't wait to see what the blooms look like!

Happy Tea Day!  Thank you for stopping to enjoy a cup with me.  I am linking today with the following parties:

Tea Time Tuesday @ Rose Chintz Cottage
Tea Cup Tuesday @ Artful Affirmations
Tea Party Tuesday @ Sweetology
Tuesday Cuppa Tea @ Antiques and Teacups
Thursday Favorite Things @ Katherine's Corner
Share Your Cup Thursday @ Have a daily cup from Mrs. Olson


Donna said...

Dear Donna,

Thank you so much for the tour of the home built be a Revolutionary War Veteran turned Tea House. The china and tea cups were just beautiful!

The purple cup, did it come home with you? So beautiful!

Have a wonderful and productive new week!


Cynthia said...

What beautiful pictures they are so relaxing and lovely.


KarinsArtScrap said...

o that looks beautiful donna and delicious.
fabulous pictures you have taken.

greetings karin

Diann said...

What a fun place to visit! Everything looks beautiful and yummy!

Antiques And Teacups said...

What a special day! It's so nice that tea rooms are providing more substantial fare for the guys. My honey likes tea rooms, so I am blest. I guess that's partly due to his being a Brit...Thanks for sharing your perfect day and linking to Tuesday Cuppa Tea!

Ella said...

What a lovely place to have a tea.

Snap said...

How wonderful that this historic home is shared with everyone as a tea room! The breakfasts look delicious and the teacups so pretty. Happy Tea Day!

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

What a wonderful place to have a Tea Room! I'm so glad you have taken us along with you.
You ordered exactly what I would have ordered and your hubby ordered what my hubby would have ordered. LOL! The teacups are lovely. Thank you, Donna, for sharing this with Tea Time and I hope you have a lovely 4th of July celebration.


Beth said...

What fun, Donna! I love the pretty purple tea cup too. Thanks for sharing your visit to the tearoom with us!
xo Beth

Jennipher said...

Oh what a unique place! Thanks for sharing all the yummy-ness. That green button is too cute.

Rosemary said...

What a lovely spot. All the little touches make it so special... One can never have too many plants LOL.

Terri said...

Hello Donna,
Wow, tea and plants all in one day! Sounds like the perfect day to me : )
The food looks so delicious, I would love some of those eggs!

Becky said...

I love the green button too Donna, how creative. And what beautiful tea cups.

Carrie Sampsel said...

What a beautiful place to have brunch!! Can't wait to see your new plants!

Connie B. said...

What a lovely day for you.. The place looks so serene. I love perennials, too. I would buy a plant before I'd buy a piece of jewelry. Thanks for sharing your day.

Have a Daily Cup of Mrs. Olson said...

Hi Donna, I have been out of town but I wanted to hop over and visit. What a wonderful place to have tea and great food. Can't wait to see your new Clematis! Thanks for sharing with Share Your Cup.

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