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

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Girlfriend’s Getaway To Midland Texas

July 24, 2014 – 4:16 pm |

by Kaitlin Miller
West Texas Charm and Big City Culture Await in Midland
Amidst the tumbleweeds and flat desert of West Texas isthe booming town of Midland, which is home to so much more than pump jacks …

Vacation Travel Tea Etiquette

July 22, 2014 – 4:08 pm |
Tea Etiquette

by Penny Ward
QUESTION; For vacation time this summer, my friends and I are planning several short road trips. Do you have any advice or ideas on packing, traveling, etc.?
ANSWER; Take to the open road with …

the traveling tea master

July 15, 2014 – 5:59 pm |
Japanese Tea Ceremony

By Heather Clary
Tea consumption and gatherings continue to grow rapidly in the United States, but this is not the same in Japan. With the mass development and convenience of corner coffee shops in Japan, tea …

Houmas House Invites You to Tea in Grand Plantation Style

July 10, 2014 – 6:18 pm |
Houmas House Plantation

by Stephanie Miller
Providing afternoon tea as it would have been served on a Louisiana Plantation 200 years ago is the inspiration of The Carriage House at Houmas House Plantation.
Set amid 38 acres of lush gardens, …

Plan a Romantic Weekend in Beautiful Granbury

June 19, 2014 – 10:01 pm |
Visit Granbury

Small city ambiance in the historic square and the scenic natural beauty of Lake Granbury make Granbury a popular weekend destination, known for its food and wine, lovely shops, and cultural events.
If it has been …

The Scoop on Historic Quilts in McKinney

June 18, 2014 – 1:30 am |

McKinney Quilter and Historian Carolyn Miller is sharing her knowledge and expertise with quilters at Happiness is Quilting in McKinney.
Carolyn, an avid collector, presents at the shop monthly, and her lectures are beautifully illustrated with …

Tea in Texas Magazine – Summer 2014

April 28, 2014 – 9:10 pm |
Summer 2014 Edition

Think of the many ways tea spills over into all aspects of life. Here is Tea in Texas Magazine’s Summer 2014 Edition. In addition to a fantastic array of articles, Tea in Texas features the …

The Art of Homemaking Conference

April 22, 2014 – 4:36 pm |
Homemaking

SUCCESSFUL HOMEMAKING

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary hosted “The Art of Homemaking Conference” last fall. Sponsored by Crossway, the publishers of The Christian Homemaker’s Handbook, the Conference emitted from the book’s content. The campus buzzed with enthusiasm …

Tea It Up; Host a Tea Inspired by the Legendary Masters® Golf Tournament.

April 16, 2014 – 12:52 am |
Tea it Up Masters

By Stephanie Miller
Every Spring when the azaleas are in bloom across the South, the world of golf turns its attention to The Masters®, a legendary golf tournament that is one of the major championships on …

Welcome to Ennis the “Official Bluebonnet City of Texas!”

April 9, 2014 – 2:32 pm |
Bluebonnet Girl

Ennis, just 25 minutes south of downtown Dallas on IH-45, is a perfect placeto bring the family for a weekend getaway or just for the day. Attractions and activities include the Ennis Bluebonnet Trails and …

Original Artwork and Crafts are Crowd Pleasers at Melrose Festival

April 2, 2014 – 6:54 pm |
Melrose Plantation La

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 40th Annual Melrose Plantation Arts and Crafts Festival, held near Natchitoches, features original …

The Scoop

March 31, 2014 – 4:40 pm |
Newcomers of Greater Plano

Needlework & Quilts, Newcomers Friends of Greater Plano Raise Funds
A fabulous handmade quilt, beautiful needlework items (including a tree filled with Texas-themed needlepoint ornaments) and even a few tea items were among the highlights of …