Add to Your Tea Party Library This Summer

This afternoon finds me on my back deck with the temperatures in the low 80s. The children are occupied, the neighbor’s sprinkler and birds mask the barking dog, and the butterflies and dragonflies occasionally flit by to see what I’m up to. It’s...

Real Men Drink and Quote Tea

“My dear, if you could give me a cup of tea to clear my muddle of a head I should better understand your affairs.” –Charles Dickens I think I’m going to start quoting this to my husband who gets up each morning before me. “For if I could...

Tea Party Girl's Top Ten Favorite Tea Reads (So Far!)

This week’s theme at Gracious Hospital-i-tea (click the image above to meet our hostess and learn more) is to share tea from a perspective of literature or to share a favorite tea book! If I didn’t write a blog about the tea party, I would probably write...

You ARE Watching Masterpiece Theatre Aren't You?

Every Sunday evening for the next three months, your local PBS station is airing new and old adaptations of Jane Austen’s work plus a biopic on her life. I just needed to make sure you knew. Visit the main site to learn all the ins-and-outs of schedules, stars,...

Who Else Wants Some Great Books with Their Tea?

Books and tea go together. I know this and I’m guessing you do, as well. Celestial Seasonings has also figured it out, with their multi-million dollar ad agency learning that 70% of tea drinkers consider “reading books” as a favorite pastime. In...