Here we have a lovely honey pot from Harry & David, which is part of a tea set that includes mugs and tea bag holders. This was a gift from my friend Shannon.
I keep a toothpick dispenser on the window sill. This comes in handy when I'm baking cakes/brownies and need to test for doneness. On the right is some sort of bee hive thing. I don't know what it is exactly, but I found it at an antiques store and I really liked it.
Actually, that's how a lot of things end up in my house: I don't know what an item is for, but I like it so I buy it. I might have an acquisition problem. Maybe.
Here's something I bought at a craft fair and I do know what it is: my beehive ring holder (front). I use it everyday and it's just darling.
Finally, this last decoration (another wedding shower gift) sums up my attitude about my kitchen and my home in general: