Tea Lovers Park Your Caboose in Sellwood

I love trains almost as much as tea so when Tea Chai Te opened their 2nd location in this historic red caboose – I thought it was a perfect blend. You’ll find lots of cozy places to sip and savor at this Sellwood spot. Climb up to the lookout cupola, curl up on a vintage…

Welcomed Addition to SW PDX

It’s no secret that most of the cool cafes and tea places are on the East side of the river. Happy news then that Maplewood Coffee & Tea in residential SW PDX opened its doors just in time for summer sipping. When this historic general store went on the market last year, I couldn’t help…

I “Break” for Tea

 Enjoyed a soothing break from Black Friday buzz with my favorite bud today. It was good to see that Emilie’s (see initial review) is still alive and well.  Holly ordered her Earl Grey Lavender ala soy milk and I got my favorite Apricot Essence Green Tea.  You can always tell a quality tea when there’s no artificial…

Spella is bella!

Good thing they’ve put a sandwich board outside the 5th & Alder location ’cause if you blinked you might miss this little jewel.