What more could you need? Two of my favourite things books and tea...sounds like a place I could retreat to time and time again. Born in 1995, the Chapter Book & Tea Shop may be remembered as something a little different during the 90s. Tucked away in the eclectic area of Mt Eden Auckland Chapter … Continue reading Chapter Book & Tea Shop…
Seeing is believing, and you won't believe your eyes when a handcrafted flowering tea- ball starts to bloom in your teapot...it truly is a visual delight. I love anything that is beautiful to look at as well as consume and these flowering tea-balls have it all. Photo by Alison Marras on Unsplash Blooming Tea Balls … Continue reading Blooming Beautiful Tea ♥
Steam rising off my cup of Blue Water Tea ♥ Blue Tea? Really? Yes indeed really and it is super good for you as well as looking that little bit magical. It is about as moody and magical as a unicorn you know! Brew the tea and it will be a beautiful blue colour, add … Continue reading Butterfly Blue-Pea Flower Tea ♥
What a way to stat the weekend with this nomination! Thank you to my fellow blogger Breakup, Makeup, Wakeup https://www.breakupmakeupwakeup.com/?m=1 for this, it has truly blown me away. Very blessed and humbled to be nominated, especially given that my blog is still brewing 😉 My understanding is that this Award is awarded to Bloggers by … Continue reading Sunshine Bloggers Award Nomination!
I was recently interviewed by the Corporate Affairs Liaison with the company I work for. They wanted to do a little interest piece on employees who have unusual hobbies and interests outside of work. I was quite chuffed with the outcome and the genuine responses from my colleagues across the globe. It made me think … Continue reading All about me; The Tea Chest…
Who doesn't love cookies or biscuits? And who wouldn't love something just that little bit special for an auspicious occasion? I do, and I know so many of my friends and family do...so I have been in touch with my lovely friend Maria, owner and master creator of Kyka Cookies to find out how her … Continue reading Kyka Cookies (NZ) Perfect with a Cuppa 😉
Don't you just love it when you discover something that really tickles your fancy? I travel a fair bit for my 'day job', and one of the things I really enjoy doing is using any downtime I have to hunt out some tea things....shops mainly ♥ It makes my time away from home a little … Continue reading T Bar Tea Salon (Aus) – a little gem ♥
The Great Debate... Is there a right way or a wrong way to serve your tea? Tea cups? Mugs? Fine China? I know what I like and prefer, and I know what my grandparents taught me...fine china tea cups and saucers every time!! However, in saying that so emphatically I am well known to find … Continue reading How do you Tea? Tea Cup or Mug?
Who doesn't love presents? Whether it is giving or receiving I love presents ♥ I feel the need to share my love of tea and what better way than to pop a few 'special' individually wrapped tea bags into an envelope with a wee card to say you were thinking of someone? I love the … Continue reading Gift Ideas for the Tea-lover you know ♥
I first came across T2 Tea in Melbourne in 2006, I was on a tram in the CBD and spotted it and nearly leapt off to go and investigate...luckily I didn't as I probably wouldn't be here now. I did manage to navigate my way back and be completely overawed by the beautiful selection of … Continue reading T2 Tea♥ Heaven in a Cup ♥