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A Tartan Kind of Morning

Good morning all!   Decidedly, this is my favorite spot in the house for a cup of morning coffee. Mornings here are still a bit nippy so I've been keeping a large tartan shawl that doubles as a throw over my favorite chair.  I've had National Tartan Day on my mind for a few weeks now and it is quickly winding down to the day itself, April 6th.  I decided to spend a little morning time perusing through my collection of Scottish clan books. I figured I may as well indulge my part Scottish, tartan loving self and have my coffee in what I think is a fitting cup and saucer. And while I'm at, I'll tuck a few pieces of my Mother in laws homemade biscotti (which is the bomb, btw) into this Scottish butter dish....a perfect fit!    Note to self:  vintage butter dishes make adorable biscotti holders and would be great for gifting! Mmmm...a yummy combination! I think my impromptu 'Scottish' themed morning is going to be