Tea vs Vicodin … and the winner is

Every once in awhile, an article resonates with me in such a wonerful way that I just can’t resist sharing it. In the case of this recent piece from the NYT, the wonderful artwork by Rosalie Stroesser was an added bonus. Enjoy both with a cup of fennel tea!

Holiday Gifts for Tea Lovers

Tea Forte ranks high on my list of attractive packaging and tasty tea for gift giving. This season is no exception. Their line of “Warming Joy” (packaged in sleek ice blue & grey with a snow flake motif) includes creative options starting at $6. Choose from the mini pyramid set, the collectors tin or ribbon…

Tea Morrocan Style in Portland

Amidst the buzz of urban development, it’s nice to find a place that encourages people to slowly sip and savor. Housed in a modern glass tower in the PDX Pearl District, Ovation Coffee & Tea provides a surprising departure from a frantic world. Enjoy authentic Moroccan teas brewed to order with fresh (not dried) leaves….

Tea Room Discovery in Victoria

Venus Sophia Tea Room & Vegetarian Eatery isn’t a name that you’d expect to find in a Chinatown…but that’s what adds to the fun. This final stop in a rain drenched Victoria, BC last fall was a delightful discovery. The space was light and bright and managed to feel cozy despite its cavernous size and…