A whistle-stop tour of Dublin’s tea scene

Happy St Paddy’s day! / Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh! 

Currently listening to Ed Sheeran’s Galway girl whilst writing this and spent yesterday evening cutting up shamrock confetti… Please can I claim to be a quarter Irish now? 😉

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The “love of tea” gene

Happy Mother’s Day one and all! Most of us are lucky enough to have (or have had) wonderful mums who teach us all sorts of life lessons and fill us with love until our cups are overflowing. I for one believe that my love of tea has come from my mum.

That’s why yesterday, I had arranged for us both to attend afternoon tea (i.e guzzle tea and stuff our faces with cakes and finger sandwiches) at Chateau Rhianfa in North Wales. A chateau in Wales, I hear you ask? Not too sure myself. Presuming a castle built by a French person…

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10 things I like about tea

I’m awake. It’s 02:02 and here I am thinking about tea. It’s been a while, I know that. With trips away, Christmas, New Year and starting a new job the creativity has been somewhat lacking. Tea has been consumed by the dozen behind the scenes (don’t worry). Yet, here I am bursting with the 10 […]

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The Evening Mug – MOTM November

Hello twinkly tea followers!

This is going to be a rather quick one (you may or may not be pleased to know). Do you know why? I’m going to Budapest tomorrow for my Birthday – yippee. My first abroad holiday of 2017 and no doubt the last, it’s been a long time coming, let me tell you. I can’t wait to consume everything mulled at the Christmas markets and get my white bits out at the outdoor baths… Let’s leave that there.

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