Aug 11, 2013


Hi Ladies! Welcome to Tea Cup Tuesday No. 178! So sorry about last week's link. I just could not get it to work. It took out my comment section, the whole right side of the blog and did not show the linky. I felt so bad. I hope this week's will work better. I am really starting to miss Terri!! Today is the start of another week, keep your fingers crossed for me, that it will work. Because I did not have the link, visits to your teas were very scarce. I did have a fun time joining several parties last week. I not quite sure how to add additional links to the party's I am joining. I guess I need to learn. Thanks for your patience. Terri, I miss you!

My son was home for 3 days this week. We were so happy! It was his birthday, so his sisters surrounded him all weekend. He also spent a lot of his time trying to get his sleep pattern back on track. He was working nights so he has had to get back to days. The first thing he said to me when he got back was "Mom, I had a great time!" I told his Dad, he must have dropped him when he was little and did not tell me. (He denied it!) We are so glad that for now, he is back to work on regular schedule. I had all three of the Grandchildren together. It was a blast for me. Here is a picture of Princess Maya and Princess Sophia's legs. They both have a thing for shoes!

I am sharing some of my favorite lady collections today. Hope you like them. I was reminded this weekend of all the collections I have. (I think it was in a good way?) If I ever had to moved, it would be so scary, collections are everywhere and I have been thinning out, really! My Sister in Law, told me I need to get rid of a lot. Of course, it needs to go her house. She would be glad to help me get rid of my problem and put it in her house. :) She is so helpful!

On to tea cups! My first tea cup is a Mitterteich, from Germany. As you know I love items with ladies and this one fits me perfect. It is a demitasse cup.

My next tea cup and teapot is a Franz. I picked them up at an antique shop a few years ago all for $35. It came with the matching spoon too, however, it broke. It's replacement cost is more than the whole set cost me, so it is spoon less right now. I think it is just amazing.

My last tea cup this week is a Coalport from England. It is on the simple side, but I really love the colors and I love the color green. Look at that cute little thumb rest!

Well, here is crossing my fingers for everything to work alright with Mr. Linky. I just have to add a couple more Grandchildren pictures. (I am Grandma, I can't help myself!)


Hugs and blessing to all. Martha

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Ceil said...

HI Martha! I love your comment to your husband about your son! Too funny!

One of those teacups looks like a bird of paradise, it's so pretty and elegant. I hope your link-up will work? But I enjoyed all your photo's :)

Happy Monday,

Tea in Texas said...

Martha! What a great time to have your son back and having his birthday! The cups and saucers are so gorgeous it is so hard to pick but my favorite is the Franz teapot and cup and saucer. Have a wonderful and fun week with those cuties!


Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hi Martha,
I'm glad you had your son home for a few days. Family is so important! Your teacups are lovely and the green one is sooo pretty! Your jewelery is pretty too. Thank you for hosting.


doodles n daydreams said...

Hi Martha, how wonderful to have your son back in time for his sisters to spoil him on his birthday. And you keep right on posting photo's of your lovely grandchildren, a granma's right.
Once again the teacups are beautiful, I must show some of mine one day, maybe when I retire!


Karen said...

Hi Martha,
Your teacups are so elegant. I love the green coalport. Your grandkiddies are so cute. I love the wee girl's cheeks. Just adorable. Thanks for the visit and hosting the fun party today. I wouldn't have a clue how to do a linky party. You are very computer saavy! Have a wonderful week! Take care,

Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...


I always adore seeing collections of yours - but without a doubt the best collection - those priceless and cute grandkids. Each and every single one appears so HAPPY, and that says it all.

Thanks for hosting - sorry link was giving you grief.


Wilma said...

Hi Martha,

Great post! I love your teacups,
especially the one with the butterflies. So beautiful!!
You have lovely grandchildren,and...
I know the feeling!!:) I'm a grandma too !

Blessings to you,
Wilma, Shabbby Royale.

iris said...

superbe le service à thé avec les
et comme vous avez du être contente
de vous retrouvez en famille
c'est une des joies des périodes
de vacances
tout le monde se retrouve
à bientôt
edith (iris) France

Johanna said...

Dear Martha,
so nice to hear that your family gather together. All members are sweet in their own way. Thank you for sharing your treasures in life and of your collection.
Best greetings, Johanna

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Stunning Teacups and tea pot!! Great family photos too!!

Thanks so much for stopping by!!


Maria A. said...

Oh Martha, that butterfly set of tea cup and teapot is just stunning! I had never seen anything like that!
And what a great "bunch" of grandchildren you have! Love to see their photos!
Thanks for sharing.

Mary Massot said...

Toutes vos tasses sont magnifiques ! Je rêve d'en posséder d'aussi belles. Amitiés : Mary de France

Anonymous said...

Martha, Such beautiful and delicate pretties. I love butterflies and dragonflies. Wonderful, happy photos of the grands!

Michelle said...

Hi Martha,
As always, you have such beautiful china to share. I love the Franz tea cup and matching pot with the butterflies. The grandkids are adorable!
Happy Tea Day,

veelaluna said...

thanks for visit my blog, I´m very happy about this. I love your porcelaine it´s so beautiful. Do you crochet the tablecloth by yourself? It´s so pretty.

I´m not sure that I can join each tuesday teaparty, but I´ll try.

Greetings from Germany Karin

Kathryn Ross said...

Well - love the ladies, Martha! Nice little collection. I have a few, too, and perhaps that would be a nice theme for a post sometime. I have to say, though, that the Franz set was jaw dropping beautiful! Quite the work of art - and a steal at $35! How do you find the deals! As to perfect grandchildren - I have one of those and will be visiting her next week! Hope I can make it to teatime while I do . . .

Kathy A Delightsome Life said...

Perfectly elegant ladies - the first makes me think about Marie-Antoinette - since I just read/reviewed a book about her gardens! Lovely-gorgeous teacups - so whimsical! Your grands are marvelous - such beautiful smiles - you're quite blessed,
I appreciate you hosting and sharing,

Two Cottages And Tea said...

Such pretty teacups and so glad you have been having family time. Thank you for hosting!

Tassell, Tea pot, and life down under said...

Hello there Martha, I love all your collection grandkids are gorgeous . Thank you for hosting. Hope the link works.

Have a good week


Donna Heber said...

Hi Martha,

Thank you for hosting. Your teacups are so beautiful and I'm happy you were able to spend time with your family. Blessings.

Jemma said...

First your family is precious! I am in love with your butterfly cup and saucer! I literally gasped when I saw them! You have lovely treasures of both the human kind and keepsake kind!
Warm and happy hugs,

Susan said...

Hello Dear Martha....Loved seeing that handsome son of yours celebrating his birthday. Yowzers.

Also love the photos of the grands.

Of course, your tea cups are always magnificent. Lots of hugs to you! Susan

Butterfly 8)(8 Bungalow said...

Hi, Martha. Sweet photos of the grandchildren!

Love the teacups and the whimsy.

janice15 said...

Everything is always amazinly beautiful.. the ladies the cups and the wonderful butterfly tea cup and tea them. Glad you got to visit with you son.. Happy weekend with love Janice

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

The butterfly tea cup and saucer is amazing! What a unique set! WOW!

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