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Tea in the Skies

If you know me you know that I love tea and I love travel. Put the two together and it’s perfection. But I usually stay with H2O minus the tea leaves on a flight. Here is a direct passage from … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea and the Perfect Cuppa

Last week my good friend’s mother turned 80. Her family had a week of celebrations planned. One of the special events was an afternoon tea with many of the birthday girl’s friends. When I heard I about the tea I … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea – Part 2

Your tea has steeped and is poured. Now it’s time for the other part of Afternoon Tea, the food. A three-tiered rack is the traditional presentation for Afternoon Tea.  It looks elegant, takes up little space on the table, and … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea – Part 1

I recently spent an afternoon indulging in one of my favourite pleasures – Afternoon Tea at the Château Laurier with friends.  I have enjoyed many well-known Afternoon Teas around the world and still find Zoé’s in Ottawa’s Château Laurier one … Continue reading

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