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Tea Scented Candles

Tea Scented Candles

If you love the smell of a fresh brewed cup of your favorite tea, then these tea scented candles will help you enjoy that scent anytime you want. They’re easy to make, require just a few supplies, and you can make them with any tea […]

Kathi Daley’s Incredible Crab and Artichoke Dip

Kathi Daley’s Incredible Crab and Artichoke Dip

Kathi Daley is stopping by again, this time with her incredible crab dip. She’s serving it up in a large casserole dish for a crowd, but you can also scoop it into phyllo cups for an afternoon tea savory. This is one to try for […]

Stephen Twining’s 10 Tips for a Perfectly Brewed Cup of Herbal Tea

Stephen Twining’s 10 Tips for a Perfectly Brewed Cup of Herbal Tea

Today I’m happy to welcome Stephen Twining for a very special to post to ring in the New Year and National Hot Tea Month! After planning celebrations, cleaning, cooking, shopping and wrapping, it will soon be time to shift focus to something just as important…you. […]

Tea with Ellie Alexander

Tea with Ellie Alexander

Today I’m sitting down with Ellie Alexander, author of The Bakeshop Mystery Series. Her latest, Another One Bites The Crust, is the 7th in the series and just released today. Ellie has a talent for writing wonderful characters and well-crafted mysteries; her latest installment is […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Brewing Loose Leaf Tea

A Beginner’s Guide to Brewing Loose Leaf Tea

Brewing loose leaf tea may seem like a challenge if you haven’t done it before. Perhaps you don’t know what teas to buy or what tools you need. It seems complicated. Whatever the reason, loose leaf tea just isn’t your thing. Until now. These tips […]

Tea with Karen Rose Smith

Tea with Karen Rose Smith

Karen Rose Smith is an award-winning mystery author known for creating characters that pull you into the story and become friends that you want to visit with again and again. Today I’m sitting down with Karen to learn more about how she got started and […]

DIY Mugs

DIY Mugs

Everyone loves a great mug and these DIY mugs are easy to make and use yourself or give as a gift. Want a fun way to make them with friends? Host a DIY Mug Making Afternoon Tea Party! First up are these gorgeous marbled mugs […]

Tea with Mary Ellen Hughes

Tea with Mary Ellen Hughes

Mary Ellen Hughes is the best-selling author of several wonderful cozy mystery series including the Pickled & Preserved Mysteries, the Craft Corner Mysteries, and the Maggie Olenski Mysteries. Today I’m spending a little time with her to learn how she got started writing mysteries and see […]

Brie Bites Three Ways

Brie Bites Three Ways

Brie bites are a simple and tasty nibble you can add to any afternoon tea menu. With a variety of different toppings, you can make a different nibble every time. And you can keep what you need on hand and make these delicious bites in […]

Tea with Kathi Daley

Tea with Kathi Daley

Today I’m chatting with Kathi Daley, author of over 75 great cozy mysteries including the Zoe Donovan Series. Her latest in the series, Reindeer Roundup, has just released and it’s a must read! Today she’s giving us a glimpse into her life and how she […]