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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Pink Power-Passions in Your Life

January 23, 2015 – 10:18 am | Edit Post
2nd Baptist Church Pink Power

by GiGi Lewis
Have you ever been in a group yet felt isolated or alone? It happens all the time. At Second Baptist Church-Woodway, we encourage community. While the Heights Bible Study Class has various activities, …

Grandma Rae Has Assembled The Ultimate Collection of Teapots!

January 21, 2015 – 7:41 pm | Edit Post
Grandma Raes Antique Teapots Collection

As anyone who enjoys antiques knows, putting together a special collection of china is an exhilarating pursuit that can keep us on the hunt for years! If your collection needs a few new tea pieces, …

Vintage Adds Star Power to Your Wardrobe

January 19, 2015 – 3:28 pm | Edit Post
Friends of Chic Cherie Boutique

What woman doesn’t like to make that grand entrance and be showered with compliments such as, “Darling where did you get that stunning outfit?”
The Chic Cherie Boutique at High Street loves helping customers feel like …

Texas Gulf Coast Yacht Club

January 14, 2015 – 8:49 am | Edit Post
HYC Women’s Sailing Association, annual Sail to High Tea event

by Michelle Lindsey
Houston Yacht Club is known as the “friendliest yacht club on the Texas Gulf Coast” and many friendships are formed and blossom at the HYC Women’s Sailing Association established in 1983. The association …

Covington’s English Tea Room

January 12, 2015 – 10:28 pm | Edit Post
Covingtons English Tea Room

A Welcoming Mix of Tradition and Pop Culture
The English Tea Room gets top billing in the September 23, 2014“Gambit” article “Where to drink tea in New Orleans”. Originally opened in Hammond in 2001 by Jan …

Texas Tea Festival

January 7, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post
1st Texas Tea Festival in Austin Texas

Y’all come visit!
by Ellen Simonetti
The Texas Tea Festival is Born!!!  The great state of Texas has every kind of festival you can imagine—wine, hot sauce, music of every genre, food for every appetite, peaches, pecans, …

Newcomer Friends of Greater Plano

January 5, 2015 – 6:05 pm | Edit Post

Tea Mail
Eight lovely ladies of the Newcomer Friends of Greater Plano were the lucky recipients of a spring-time themed tea luncheon hosted by the chairpersons of the club’s Antique Lovers and Tea Time Activity Group. …

Shop, Dine & Enjoy OTS

December 31, 2014 – 6:14 pm | Edit Post
Christmas in Old Town Spring

The lights are festive in OTS! Old Town Spring is a community rich in historic heritage dating back to the 1800’s. Just south of the Woodlands, OTS has quaint shops and eateries for the whole …

New Year, New Passion

December 29, 2014 – 7:20 pm | Edit Post
Make Quilting a 2015 Passion

By Rose Ann Cook
A few years ago, a customer asked me when and why I started quilting. Hmmmm! My first attempt at quilting was after I graduated from high school in 1974. No one in …

Bonfires are a Festive Holiday Tradition in New Orleans Plantation Country

December 17, 2014 – 10:35 am | Edit Post
Bonfires in New Orleans Plantation

Louisiana always puts a distinctive spin on its celebrations, and, along the Mississippi River in New Orleans Plantation Country, bonfires provide that unique touch over the holidays.
Christmas Eve bonfires in New Orleans Plantation Country are …

An Antique Christmas, The Gift Of Remembering

December 15, 2014 – 5:47 pm | Edit Post
Antiques for Christmas, Gifts to Remember

by Michelle Lindsey
As the holidays draw near, we look for ways to create new memories while reminiscing about those of our own past. Nostalgia is one of the most power elements in our daily lives …

Holidays Are Drawn Near…

December 12, 2014 – 10:47 am | Edit Post
Tea Anyone

As the holidays draw near, its time to start shopping for all those people on the Christmas list. It may be a little overwhelming if you haven’t started yet, but don’t stress, let Old Town …