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Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack

Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack

Alright ya’ll, I’m kickin’ it up a notch today with the afternoon tea treats! I can never get enough chocolate and this Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack is hitting all the right spots. I’ve been eating crepes since I was a kid; my grandma used to […]

How to Create a Calming Tea Ritual

How to Create a Calming Tea Ritual

With our busy lives and overstuffed calendars, it can be hard to find time for yourself. But a little self-care and quality alone time, even if it’s only a few minutes, can help you relax, reduce stress, and brighten your mood. A cup of tea, […]

Tea with Jenny Kales

Tea with Jenny Kales

Today I’d like to welcome Jenny Kales, author of the Callie’s Kitchen Cozy Mystery Series including the latest installment Secrets & Pies. Secrets & Pies is a face-paced mystery with life-like characters that feel more like friends and a beautiful setting that makes you feel […]

Holiday Tea Lover’s Gift

Holiday Tea Lover’s Gift

This holiday tea lover’s gift will make your favorite tea lover very happy! I’ve put together this gift idea with a few of my favorite things, including some newly discovered loose leaf teas that I adore, a great book, and a custom made gift for […]

Pimento Cheese Sandwich

Pimento Cheese Sandwich

A pimento cheese sandwich is a great nibble for any afternoon tea. It’s one of my favorites and I’ve tried dozens of recipes, but this is one of the best. I think you’ll love it too. Pimento Cheese Sandwich 2 cups Extra-Sharp Cheddar Cheese, shredded […]

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith, author of Slay Bells Ring, is sharing her delicious recipe for Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms today. They are the perfect addition to any afternoon tea and a wonderful holiday treat to share with friends and family. It’s time to start your holiday baking! […]

Thanksgiving Tea Party

Thanksgiving Tea Party

With the holidays just around the corner, what better way to celebrate with friends and family than with a Thanksgiving Tea Party? Today I’m sharing a great menu along with recipes and tips for planning a wonderful afternoon tea. The Table Decorating your table can […]

Stamped Tea Towels

Stamped Tea Towels

Stamped tea towels are a great gift for tea lover’s and make a wonderful replacement for napkins at a tea party. They can be used as a tea cozy to keep your tea pot warm. They are so easy to make and will impress your […]

Tea with Ellery Adams

Tea with Ellery Adams

Today I’m sitting down with Ellery Adams, author of several cozy mystery series including her latest, The Secret, Book, & Scone Society. I recently had the pleasure of being part of her Advance Readers Team and read the book before it’s release. I can honestly […]

Mourning Tea

Mourning Tea

In the Victorian era, there were some traditions that revolved around death that we would find a little strange today, including Mourning Tea. In fact, mourning was a part of every aspect of daily life, so why not tea time too. A widow was expected […]