tea and a boy

Liberty tea cosy

Number Four’s been given a get-out-of-school-free card today. He’s home nursing the remnants of an allergic reaction turned to a cold. We’ve eaten homemade breakfast sandwiches with too much bacon for him, and mine sans bread, piled perilously high with tomato. And cups and cups of tea. We’ve pulled out old photos and books to soften the homework blow. Such are these days …


liberty tea cosy

blue willow tea pot

antique books

fountain pen

vintage black and white photos