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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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, …

Head to St. Landry

February 18, 2015 – 4:32 pm | Edit Post

Spring Shopping And Cultural Events
Spring time in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana offers much for the shopper, art lover and weekend excursionist. After the Courir de Mardi Gras celebrations in Eunice …

A Writer’s Garden

February 8, 2015 – 1:16 am | Edit Post
Women's Council of the Dallas Arboretum

“A Writer’s Garden Valentine Tea” will be held at the Dallas Arboretum on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 – 1:30 to 3:30 pm.
Presented by the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum …

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 …

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 …