Tea On the Go: Traveling With Style

If you’re as addicted to tea as I am, it’s hard to go throughout the day without it. Now that I am back to working  random, and sometimes long, retail hours, the daily grind is getting to me, and I sometimes find myself craving “tea and a sit-down”.   If only “tea- time” was a recognized institution in the United States.    As the old song goes: “When the clock strikes four, everything stops for tea.” …including me, that’s for sure. Continue reading “Tea On the Go: Traveling With Style”

The Teapot with European Flair: A Not-So-Short History

Hello, my name is Marissa, and I am a teapot-aholic. Since my last post here, I have added two new teapots to my already large collection. It’s getting more and more difficult to find shelf space, but that fact has not yet deterred me from my crazy collecting habits. Continue reading “The Teapot with European Flair: A Not-So-Short History”

The Teapot: A Short History

While I am sitting here enjoying my evening cuppa, I’m looking at my floor-to-ceiling shelving unit that is loaded and overflowing with all things tea.  As anyone who knows me can attest, I have a rather large collection of teapots (and teacups for that matter, but that’s a subject for another day) of all types, shapes, and sizes. I know, I know, it’s an addiction, but I can’t seem to help myself.   Continue reading “The Teapot: A Short History”