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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 London Tea Room

The London Tea Room

For a traditional take on afternoon tea, visit The London Tea Room in St. Louis, Missouri, located near Tower Grove Park.   As you enter The London Tea Room you’ll see it’s a favored hangout. The front half of the restaurant is for casual dining and counter sales of baked goods and tea. Walking towards the… Continue Reading

Tea Tips

Sipology Irish Breakfast Tea

Sipology Irish Breakfast Tea

Having a tough week this morning?  Feel like a little extra pick-me-up is in order?  Here’s the original energy drink: Irish Breakfast tea.   Three essential words describe a breakfast tea.  Caffeine, caffeine, caffeine.  This Irish Breakfast tea from Sipology is particularly potent. The first thing you’ll notice is that it looks different than most… Continue Reading

Tea Parties

Tea in a Japanese Tea Garden

Tea in a Japanese Tea Garden

Alabama has a Tea Garden? By golly, it does. Tucked away in Monte Sano State Park, the Tea Garden was built by and cared for by volunteers. Robert Black brought it to life in 1988 and it was renovated in 2017. Located in Huntsville, Alabama Monte Sano means “Mountain of Health” and this serene little… Continue Reading