Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Wise Owl Tea

Wise Owl Tea: The Charm of Home
It's back to school time and I am having a little dessert with my tea today.  

Granny Cake: The Charm of Home
This cake is called Granny Cake.  I love easy old-fashioned recipes like this.  It had pineapple and walnuts and the texture of bread pudding. I only put half of the milk topping on it.  I didn't want it to be so gooey.

The tea mug is by Creative Tops the pattern is Owls.

There are even little owls on the inside rim.  So what is wisdom?  Do we get it at school? Or do we get it with life experience?  What do you think?  I used to think that was the only two sources of wisdom.  I now realize that both are the wrong answer.  
Here is some wisdom for you.  This was a BIG revelation to me.
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart;
do not depend on your own understanding.
Seek his will in all you do,
and he will show you which path to take."
 ~Proverbs 5:6
The wisdom of God will only be given to you if you are seeking the Lord.  


I will link this to:
There Is No Place Like Home at Rose Chintz Cottage 
Home & Garden Thursdayat A Delightsome Life
Tea Cup Tuesday at Martha's Favorites
Tuesday Cuppa Tea at Antiques and Teacups 
The Art of Home-Making Mondays at Strangers & Pilgrims
Inspire Me Tuesday at A Stroll Thru Life
Amaze Me Monday at Dwellings- The Heart of  Your Home
Vintage Charm at Charm Bracelet Diva
The Homemaking Party at Classical Homemaking
Thoughts of Home at Decor to Adore
Rooted in Thyme Simple and Sweet Friday
Share Your Cup Thursday at Have a Daily Cupof Mrs. Olsen
What To Do Weekends at Shoestring Elegance

Feathered Nest Friday at French Country Cottage
Rose Garden Malevik Saturday Showoff
The Scoop at Stonegable
Best of the Weekend with Ms. Toody Goo Shoes

The Inspiration Gallery at Craftberry Bush
Share It One More Time at Shabbyfufu


Summer said...

The granny cake looks really enticing ♥


Betty from My Irish Cottage Home said...

The cake looks so good and I see it does not have alot of ingredients. I love baking, but sometimes you have to add alot of spices and that cost alot to make. Love the little owl teacup, so cute.

AnnMarie aka Vintage Junkie aka NaNa said...

The Lord's wisdom is the only true wisdom and the one we should follow! This cake looks and sounds amazing. I want a piece with my coffee right now! My daughter would love to have your owl mug :-)

Pondside said...

I like a simple cake like your Granny Cake and will remember your tip about reducing the milk. Thank you!
The mug is adorable and would make whatever is in it taste great.

Ruth W said...

Love the old recipes...often the best! A favorite scripture I quote to myself a lot these days... Love your owl mug. So cute! Thanks so much for linking to Tuesday Cuppa Tea! Have a wonderful week!

Margie said...

Cute mug! The Granny Cake is perfect with a cup of tea.


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