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First let me say that I am a born again christian and try to follow what JESUS would have me do ..I fail him daily, yet he picks me up and says try again my child !!!! knowing that he is closer to me than the air I breathe !that I am just dust designed by my Redeemer!! Remember when reading my blogs they are not wrote correct but from the heart ! I need lessons in writing correctly and making these interesting. I grew up in a small town and everyone knowing my family to come to a state with my husband that I knew almost no one I will say after 23 years its still hard ...I love to go back to KY as its where most of my family are I come from a large family of 9 me being the 9th ... Some of my interest are Genealogy , Landscaping, photography , love watching HGTV and now learning to Blog Again keep in mind all my posts are from the heart.. I love to laugh love being around good old friends and family I want enjoy each day as each day is a gift from the Master Creator !! my motto is I remain 29 forever !!!!! :)

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Simple Pleasures Thursday Oct . 28 2010

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Simple Pleasures ..........

My gift to you... a recipe for friendship tea.

I offer this to my guests as a gift of friendship.

Its simple to make and enjoy tea time with friends

nothing better on a cool day or evening is to enjoy a

good cup of this friendship tea with a friend .
Makes the house smell so good !!!!

Ingredients for the dry tea that can make a great gift
1/2 cup instant tea powder 1 cup sweetened lemonade powder 1 cup orange-flavored drink mix (e.g. Tang) 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves


In a large bowl, combine instant tea, lemonade powder, orange drink mix, cinnamon and clove. Mix well and store in an airtight container.
To serve, Put 2 to 3 teaspoons of mix in a mug. Stir in 1 cup of boiling water. Adjust to taste.

Just a simple pleasure that I enjoy and wanted to share with other simple pleasure followers

you too can link to Simple Pleasures

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Thanks so much Dayle for allowing us to come together
and share in the simplicity of all things !!

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  1. What a sweet gift to share today. What could be better than friendship tea?

    So glad you linked up to Simple Pleasures.

  2. wow, your simple pleasure took me all the way back to my childhood, when I would drink this yummy mixture as a little girl! I can still taste this as I read through this post! Thank you for the memory and for the recipe! God Bless... Dee Dee

  3. thank you for sharing; what a great simple pleasure Friendship Tea!

  4. Awww friendship tea I had not thought about that in a long time...Thanks for sharing if you make some remember me :)

  5. Oh!!! When I was a little girl, one of my mother's best friends made some of this for her. It was delicious and so special. I know it's the same one because of the ingredients. Periodically, Mom would make it. I haven't thought of it in years and now want to make some to give to special friends. Thanks! I love this simple pleasure.

  6. Kay, I tried this tea many years ago, and loved it so much, and have wanted a recipe to make and give as gifts. So thank you for sharing. Thank you for visiting me and for taking the time to leave such a sweet comment.

  7. Kay,
    I've never heard of Friendship Tea but thank you so much for sharing this with us for Simple Pleasures Thursday! I want to make some to give as gifts to my friends!


  8. Sounds delicious! Thank you for sharing.

  9. Thanks for sharing that recipe. A long time ago I was given some of that, but never had the recipe. What a great gift for friends.