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Spring 2016 Book Review - As we bid adieu to Old Man Winter and welcome spring, nothing provides more pleasure than the combination of a great book alongside a favorite cup of tea.

SPRING 2016 BOOK REVIEWS FOR TEA LOVERS

February 3, 2016 – 12:44 pm | Edit Post

by Janet Pool
As we bid adieu to Old Man Winter and welcome spring, nothing provides more pleasure than the combination of a great book alongside a favorite cup of tea.  …

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TRAVEL

Fun cultural travel for those who enjoy the fineries in life. Find a Bed & Breakfast, museum or simply mozey out for a drive.

Antiques

The modern tea traveler loves a good vintage find. Great spots to discover hidden antique treasures in Texas.

QUILTING

Crafters rejoice! Texas quilt shows and quilt stores offer the latest fabrics along with great classes.

FESTIVALS

Come to our festivals -Travel all around the region to celebrate our flowers, harvests, history and people.

TEA SHOPS

Gracious shops and tea rooms who have a passion for teatime, from Country to Asian to European.

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02/09
All Day
Celebrate in Eunice, St. Landry Parish
02/09
12:00 am
Louisiana Quilt Trail
02/09
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
02/16
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Louisiana Quilt Trail
02/16
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Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
02/23
12:00 am
Louisiana Quilt Trail
02/23
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
02/26 - 02/27
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Best Little Quilt Show in Texas
Fayette County Fairgrounds, La Grange Texas
03/01
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
03/05 - 03/06
12:00 am
Frisco Fest, San Francisco Plantation, Garyville, Louisiana
San Francisco Plantation, Garyville Louisiana
03/08
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
03/15
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
03/19
12:00 am
One Day Sale Sunset, Grand Coteau and Arnaudville
03/20
All Day
31st Annual World Championship Crawfish Étouffée Cook Off in Eunice
03/22
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Second Saturdays: An Evening of Art, Music and Wine, McKinney
Downtown McKinney, , McKinney Texas
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New Orleans Plantation Country – Find Your Place in Time

February 2, 2016 – 7:53 pm | Edit Post

New Orleans Plantation Country is home to some of the most beautiful and famous plantation homes in the country, but it is their unique stories and fascinating differences that truly …

It’s Cajun Time in St. Landry’s Parish

February 2, 2016 – 7:23 pm | Edit Post

St. Landry Parish, Louisiana offers much for the shopper, art lover and weekend excursionist. After the Courir de Mardi Gras celebrations in Eunice (February 5-9), the parish begins prepping for …

Tea Etiquette Q&A

February 2, 2016 – 3:49 pm | Edit Post
In this issue Penny Ward answer two of the most common but important questions that most people encounter when they go out to dinner or when invited to a holiday party, no matter whether is tea times or afternoon Tea

Tea Etiquette by Penny Ward
In this issue Penny Ward answer two of the most common but important questions that most people encounter when they go out to dinner or when …

TEXAS TEA AFFAIR

February 1, 2016 – 11:27 pm | Edit Post

The 12th Annual Texas Tea Affair will be held on Sunday, April 17th, 2016 in La Porte from 1:30-4:30pm.  This unique afternoon tea benefits the BAY AREA TURNING POINT Shelter …

Texas Tea at the State Fair

January 28, 2016 – 5:28 pm | Edit Post
Texas Tea Times is a tradition since 1886, the State Fair of Texas has something for everyone.

A tradition since 1886, the State Fair of Texas has something for everyone.
GEAR UP
FLAGS
The Texas flag is often is called the Lone Star Flag because of its single …

Tea At The Ready in 2016

January 27, 2016 – 12:27 am | Edit Post
This new year resolution resolve to be at the ready, it can always be Tea Times

Resolve to be at the ready, it can always be Tea Time
By Paula Myers

I love New Year’s resolutions and I’ll tell you why. I always resolve to do something I …

TEA & CRUMPLES Tea Recipes

January 26, 2016 – 12:41 am | Edit Post
Summer Kinard’s TEA & CRUMPLES

Sienna’s Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies
By Michelle Lindsey
TEA & CRUMPLES. Sienna and Peter had it all: a house they designed themselves, two dogs in a fragrant garden, a new teashop, and …

The Best Decade In Texas Tea

January 22, 2016 – 12:22 am | Edit Post
The Best Decade In Texas Tea is The Best Texas Tea Treasures. Celebrating 10 years of Texas cultural travel in the Lone Star State

Having tea is such a delightful way to relieve stress. Publisher Lee Q. Garcia has enjoyed many cups of tea across the region, finding serenity through 10 years of cultural …

An Afternoon Tea Favorite

January 21, 2016 – 11:36 pm | Edit Post
Showcase beautiful Austrian peach cookies for your Afternoon Tea, with brandy and green stems. A must Texas tea recipe

An Original Texas Afternoon Tea Recipe, Austrian Peach Cookies
By Babs Bukowski
Decadent fresh pastries are a memorable part of any trip to Europe. You must peek into every pasticceria (pastry shop) …

Texas Quilt Show On The Bayou

January 19, 2016 – 2:34 pm | Edit Post
The beautiful East Texas City of Jefferson will be bustling with quilters January 22-24, when the Jefferson Texas Quilt Show takes place

Visit the Lovely City of Jefferson for Quilts on the Bayou
The beautiful East Texas City of Jefferson will be bustling with quilters January 22-24, when the Jefferson Quilt Show “Quilts …