Each year, during July, I love to stay home and watch the Tour de France as the cyclists bike through Europe. At the same time, the crafty spinners have developed their own tour, the Tour de Fleece. So while I watch the bike races, I spin along at home on my spinning wheel and hope… Continue reading Tour de France/Tour de Fleece 2014
Another tea I received in my last order from Teavana is Berry Kiwi Colada. From the packaging the blend includes hibiscus flowers, rosehips, kiwi, pear, candied pineapple, candied mango, carrot slices, candied tangerine, apple slices, coconut chips, lemon verbena and strawberry slices. It is available in multiples of 2oz for $9.98 for each 2oz. When… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Berry Kiwi Colada
To paraphrase Dr. Suess: One sheep, Two sheep, Red sheep, blue sheep.
The second tea that my friend K. sent me in my care package was also from Tea is for Texas and is called Party on the Brazos. From the package, the blend contains black and green teas with papaya, pineapple and mango pieces. I found the Tea is for Texas tea at the Independence Coffee… Continue reading Drink Me: Tea is for Texas, Party on the Brazos
I know there are many Star Wars fans out there, in particular because several of my friends have sent me links. If you dig the galaxy adventures and are a tea lover, you might try some of these. May the force be with you!
Last week, while my husband was out of the country, my good friend K. sent me a fabulous care package and included some tea she found from Tea is for Texas. One of the teas she sent was Cloud Dancer. From the package, the blend contains white and green tea with vanilla, pineapple and peppercorns.… Continue reading Drink Me: Tea is for Texas, Cloud Dancer
What could be cuter than this Button Teapot from Avoca? Mugs and other dishes also available!
Another tea I purchased from Teavana in my recent order was My Morning Maté. From the package, the tea blend contains roasted maté, red rooibos, black tea, cocoa kernels, chocolate flakes, citrus peels, cinnamon, coriander seeds and marigold petals. It is available in multiples of 2oz for $6.98 per 2oz. When I opened the package… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, My Morning Mate
It all started with this one: Which led to these: And this one: And finally there’s this one:
It’s funny because I don’t really like fresh grapefruit or grapefruit juice, but I loved the tang of Adagio’s Grapefruit Oolong, so when I placed my order from Teavana I decided to try the Strawberry Grapefruit Xue Long. From the package it contains: pink grapefruit, hibiscus, apple pieces, lemongrass, orange peel, Xue Long green tea,… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Strawberry Grapefruit Xue Long