April 24, 2011
With the Royal Wedding fast approaching there’s a lot of Buzz about english traditions. Why not celebrate like the Royals. Who doesn’t love the fanciful fun; dressing up in pretty hats and tiaras, drinking tea and dining on cookies & crumpets.
Who to invite?
If you have children, this is a great play date! Invite your childs closest friends and their moms or dads for a fancy english tea party.
No kids? No problem! Girls of all ages would love to celebrate like the brits do! Invite your girlfriends, neighbors, coworkers, friends, and family.
How To Decorate
The table is the center of the party, so make it pretty!
What To Wear
Princess Costume or Fancy Dresses
What To Serve
Tea of course!
Serve a variety of teas for sampling. Hot & Cold. Herbal, fruity, flavored. Set out honey & sugar cubes with fun stir sticks.
Food, you’ll need some nosh with your tea!
Serve a variety of small bites. Below are a few recipes for simple & traditional tea party bites. Bet creative and throw in some of your favorites. Even PB&J cut in fancy shapes will be extra special.
Most importantly have fun. Oh and don’t forget to drink your tea with a pinkie in the air.
Are you planning a royal celebration? We’d love to hear about it!