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


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


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


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


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

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in FEATURED

Seguin’s Pecan Fest

October 7, 2015 – 10:22 am | Edit Post
Seguin's Pecan Fest

Seguin’s Pecan Fest Includes Quilt Show, Pottery Show, Historic Home Tour
On the weekend of Oct. 24, Seguin will throw one big party in honor of the pecan! Pecan Fest Heritage …

Explore Natchitoches’ Lovely

October 5, 2015 – 4:45 pm | Edit Post
Melrose_Plantation Natchitoches

Homes and Festivals This Fall
As leaves begin to turn and a crisp feeling is felt in the air, Natchitoches, Louisiana, glows in warm harvest colors and celebrates with festivals and …

Finish Your Quilt with Knowledge and Style

October 2, 2015 – 2:59 pm | Edit Post
Tea Time Quilting

When it comes to quilting, there are so many decisions to make, from fabric colors to block,
From finished size to deciding who is the lucky recipient; but once all those …

Best Of 2015 Quilt Shops

September 30, 2015 – 2:13 pm | Edit Post
Best of 2015 Quilt Shops

Readers Choice, Best of 2015 Quilt Shops in Houston, Texas


Festival de la Grande Eglise

September 28, 2015 – 11:54 pm | Edit Post

Enjoy a Great Louisiana Festival to Benefit a Grande Eglise in Acadiana

If you could capture the essence of Louisiana’s celebrated joie de vivre, it would certainly take the form …

Fall 2015 Book Review

September 25, 2015 – 1:46 pm | Edit Post

On days when autumn’s chill chases us indoors, time spent ensconced with a comfy quilt, favorite tea, and a great book may prove irresistible. The following new releases might pique …

Top 10 Tea Spots In Houston

September 23, 2015 – 1:44 pm | Edit Post
10 New Tea Spots


The Original Bake Shoppe Café 
12724 Grant Rd
Cypress, TX 77429
Serving: The original Ding-Dong


Serenitea Tea Room 
13889 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
Serving: Gingerbread …

A “Little Cake” is the Talk of the Town in Sunset, Louisiana

September 21, 2015 – 1:08 pm | Edit Post
Le Petit Gateau Tea Room

Le Petit Gateau, a fresh and stylish bakery and tearoom that introduced afternoon tea to the Central Louisiana town of Sunset in St. Landry Parish, has become the talk of …

Cajun Country Tea Mail

September 17, 2015 – 11:49 pm | Edit Post
Glenwood Village Tearoom in Shreveport

Reader Reconnects with her North Louisiana Roots, and Explores a Shreveport Tearoom
“I am a rookie when it comes to formal teas, but I am an avid iced tea enthusiast …

New Interpretive Exhibit In Cajun Country

September 16, 2015 – 4:28 pm | Edit Post

New Interpretive Exhibit designed to teach Zydeco
Opelousas, Louisiana, is hosting a new exhibit to teach locals and visitors about one of the region’s musical treasures. The “Zydeco Music” exhibit …