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.

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Experience Tea As A Modern Traveler

April 16, 2015 – 1:52 am | Edit Post
Experience Tea As A Modern Traveler

By Michelle Lindsey
Tea Travelers in search of a unique tea experience have many options in comparison to the tea drinks of early days.
Having tea is such a delightful way …

Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival

April 9, 2015 – 9:20 pm | Edit Post
Showcase of Ridgeland’s talents at the Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival

It takes a delicate touch to create culinary masterpieces: patience to weave a perfect basket, and vision to transform a lump of clay into a graceful piece of pottery. These …

Natchez, Mississippi Spring Pilgrimage

April 8, 2015 – 7:42 pm | Edit Post

Captures The Essence of The South
The smell of azaleas, the sight of hoopskirted hostesses, and the sound of stories of days past will soon fill the air in Natchez, Mississippi, …

Don’t Miss the Bluebonnets in Ennis This Spring

April 3, 2015 – 10:40 pm | Edit Post
Visit Ennis Texas

Welcome to Ennis, the “Official Bluebonnet City of Texas” and proud “Texas Main Street City.” Ennis, just 25 minutes south of downtown Dallas on IH-45, is a perfect place to …

Enjoy Original Artwork and Crafts at Melrose Plantation

March 30, 2015 – 6:40 pm | Edit Post
41st Annual Melrose Plantation Arts and Crafts Festival, held near Natchitoches

One of Louisiana’s longest-running arts and crafts festivals, held on the majestic grounds of an iconic plantation, is just around the corner.
The 41st Annual Melrose Plantation Arts and Crafts Festival, …


March 24, 2015 – 2:10 am | Edit Post
PTL-Gallery in Main Street Old Town Spring

Trials or tragedies are inevitable as long as we are alive on earth. How we face them and go through them is what makes the difference between living in fear …

La Porte Quickly Becoming Quilters Haven On Galveston Bay

March 19, 2015 – 7:25 pm | Edit Post
Airing of Quilt Event in La Porte Texas

By Jaree Hefner
For over 25 years, La Porte has been home to one of the most coveted quilt shops in Texas Painted Pony ‘n Quilts. With over 8,500 square feet …

Mariage Freres, Madame

March 16, 2015 – 6:52 pm | Edit Post
Morgan Clary at Mariage Freres Tea Company

by Heather Clary
Eiffel Tower, Champs-Elysees, The Louvre, Mariage Freres and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris are all excellent spots to visit while in Paris. Mariage Freres? Mariage Freres is a …

Tea Etiquette Q&A

March 3, 2015 – 6:29 pm | Edit Post
Dinner Interview Etiquette

by Penny Ward
QUESTION; I plan to interview for a new job this year and I understand that often lunch or dinner is included as part of the interview process. Could …


February 20, 2015 – 10:56 am | Edit Post

Following an exciting gallery exhibit in 2013, the fiber arts are returning to the Brazos Valley with From Every Fiber! Artists from across the country are represented in this exhibit, …