Tea in Europe – Paris

Visiting Paris for the first time can feel daunting to even the most seasoned traveler. Trying to explore all that the City of Lights has to offer is a ginormous undertaking and even more so when you are there for only five nights. Holly and I did our best to check off our list. One…

Demmers Teehaus and Beyond

Time once again for a nostalgic nod to Vienna. Hard to believe it’s been 15 years this month since tea bud, Diane, and I visited the golden city of Prague and its elegant counterpart, Vienna. This year, I toast the memories using newly acquired Julius Meinl cups filled with a brew of Monk’s Tea from…

Sunny T-day in Lake O

 A sunny day in Lake Oswego proved perfect fun for me and tea bud, Ann. First stop was Chuck’s Place on B Street. Great to see a display of Dammann Tea – the French tea from Paris that I introduced in Portland 15 years ago. Unfortunately, my favorites weren’t included in the inventory and even though…