Piper & Leaf

Piper & Leaf: Building a Sense of Community

By Betty Terry • Photography by Jim Bathie Newcomers find there is a lot to like about Huntsville, Alabama, a former cotton town founded in 1805. Transformed into...
Afternoon Tea in Houston

Afternoon Tea in Houston

Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography by John O’Hagan While not geographically located deep in the heart of Texas, Houston is a crucial part of...

The Secret Garden

Victorian mansion in Sumner, Washington
Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

A French Tea House with Royal Charm Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography Courtesy of Nina’s of Paris A short stroll from some of Paris’s popular...
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Madison Tea Room & Garden

Visit the Madison Tea Room just outside of Athens, Georgia, for a perfect blend of British propriety and Southern hospitality.
Rocky Mountain High Tea

Rocky Mountain High Tea

In Georgetown, Colorado, Jeannette Peterson serves up tall tales and afternoon tea at 8,500 feet.
Miss-Spenser's-Special-Teas

Miss Spenser’s Special-Teas

Owning a tearoom is a dream come true for Iowa mother and daughter.
TeaTime 15: Notable Tearooms

TeaTime 15: Notable Tearooms That Have Stood The Test of Time

The art and tradition of afternoon tea continues not only in homes around the world, but also in tearooms and restaurants that wish to...
 The Tea Experience: “America’s Living History Teas?”

The Tea Experience: America’s Living History Teas

Notable Venues of the Eastern United States By Terri Cook Since December 16, 1773, American history has been inextricably linked with tea. On that evening, a...

A Tea Tour of Switzerland

Coffee is far more popular than tea in Switzerland, and many people will be surprised to learn that the country has an active tea club and a number of very stylish specialist tea stores in several major cities.

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