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Cucumber Sandwiches

Until I’d tried them, cucumber sandwiches just weren’t something I got very excited about.  The idea of them seemed so plain yet so pretentious: cucumbers on bread, blah de blah, ho de ho, tally ho and all that.  477 more words

The Dining Room

“But indeed I would rather have nothing but tea.”

“I had a little tea party,
This afternoon at three;
’Twas very small,
Three guests in all,
Just I, myself, and me.

“Myself ate up the sandwiches, 271 more words


Making the Perfect Tea Sandwich

Come in, dear friend.  I’ve arranged a special corner where we’ll have our tea, and the seat of honor is reserved for you!

I’m using a tea set with special meaning.  990 more words

Afternoon tea - cucumber sandwiches.

A wonderful way to share my first ever home-grown cucumber, thanks to cucumber plants kindly given to me by ROD from ROD’s Island Life. https://rodsislandlife.wordpress.com/about/ 151 more words

Afternoon Tea

“Little Red Bear’s Hand-picked Recipes -- Labor Day Specials!”

Growing up in the 50’s and 60’s, the end of summer was marked by the Labor Day Holiday Weekend, with the following Tuesday always the first day back to school. 1,384 more words


Tea for Two

If there’s one thing I recommend in life, it’s to surround yourself with people who are classier than you. People who will force you to go to the opera, for instance, so that you can feel like you don’t have a cultured bone in your body and aren’t even sure how to properly shout words of encouragement after a performance. 531 more words

Cucumber Sandwiches

Honestly, I probably would just eat a cucumber sandwich the old fashioned way.  Who cares if there is crust or not on the bread.  This recipe is so tasty you could spread it on toast and grin after each bite.   309 more words