As you approach the month of May - we know that this month is the most significant one for Mother - Daughter tea parties! And what great memories are made, manners embraced and love exchanged between family and friends. This might be the day to get out a creative notebook and begin writing down some thoughts and ideas for your next tea event. If you are inexperienced at baking and creating afternoon tea foods - ask others to bring one item each or enlist the help of friends to create the menu!
You might choose a theme such as: Beatrix Potter, Anne of Green Gables, Jane Austen and on goes the list. Depending on where you live - a garden can be a divine setting for a tea party. Do you have an old croquet set? Children love this old lawn game. There are also many helpful tea party books mentioned on this blog loaded with ideas. Start somewhere - even if you decide to go to a bakery. Then build on your experience and knowledge! Above all, have fun and make great memories!