The #tisane journey

This year I took on a new task— a task to create my own herbal tea from scracth. I purchased seeds from Burpees Gardens and started my harvest in April of 2018. At the top of spring, my plants were growing excessively. Some seeds were required more work than others so I had buy more…

#sheblogstea 2nd Annual Tea party

  We kicked off the summer with #sheblogstea party on June 24th, 2018. Invitations were sent in April 2018 with suggestions via pinterest links on attire and etiquette. This year was definitely bigger and better than last year with 35 sent invitations and 30 attendees the day of the event. Guests arrived promptly. Some of…

Little Choc Apothecary – Brooklyn

It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon and my boyfriend and I wanted to try a Vegan brunch for the first time. We walked in with an open mind and to our surprise they served a laundry list of teas and tisanes. Since he found the place I asked repeatedly, “you must’ve known they serve tea,”…

Nippon Cha USA – Bayside, Queens

It’s been awhile since I’ve kept my tea friends abreast of my tea adventures. This one is pretty recent actually. It was one of those weird warm afternoons, in the middle of winter, approaching spring, but with the smell of snow coming soon. The weather has been all over the place in NYC, however, it…

Afternoon Tea @ The Williamsburg Hotel

It was one of the warmest Saturdays in January thus far. Myself and a friend wanted to catch up and enjoy the nice weather we had. So we went for Afternoon Tea, at the Williamsburg Hotel, a place my best friend had recommended me to try. Once we walked in we walked down a colonial…

Afternoon Tea – Japanese Style (Manhattan – NYC)

So as I was wrapping up 2017, I shared a Facebook post with my close friends and family about my blog and how in a world that seem so cold I used tea to keep me warm and uplift my spirits.  Once I shared the post, my closest kinsfolk decided to share with me a…