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I am purposefully seeking ways to add a little more peace, joy and fun in my life;  that’s why I started this tea story. I’m visiting websites and ordering different blends every month. I’ll be posting about my finds along with my visits to tea rooms. It’s always the perfect time for a cup of tea. Won’t you join me?

Tea Rooms

The Wild Plum Tea Room

The Wild Plum Tea Room

My husband and I were trying to figure out where to have dinner one Friday night and we ruled out place after place because they were too crowded.  After awhile, we realized maybe it wasn’t a good strategy to go out to eat somewhere that didn’t have a lot of people on a Friday night.… Continue Reading

Tea Tips

10 Ways to Celebrate National Hot Tea Month

10 Ways to Celebrate National Hot Tea Month

1. Get a cup of hot tea for yourself Enjoy a quiet moment just for you.   2. Stock your pantry Some of my favorite providers of quality loose leaf tea are: Harney & Sons Piper & Leaf Simpson & Vail Steeped Tea Teabox Perhaps this is a good time to try something new and… Continue Reading

Tea Parties

BYOTC Party

BYOTC Party

Sometimes you just luck into something special. I attend an annual women’s retreat with some amazing, accomplished women.  It’s always a great treat to carve out some time to spend together. We’ve done this for many years so they know by now that I’ll make tea for them. I enjoy sharing my tea and getting… Continue Reading