Best White Tea Award

Best White Tea Award

OMG! I am humbled and honored. I just found out I won this honor for the 2020 International Virtual Tea Festival this last weekend. I entered a three teas because why not and ended up with one of them winning an award. It was a pleasant surprise email I received on...
Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

This comes up every once in a while. I had a really nice lady who said she visited England and insisted it was High Tea, not Afternoon Tea. All I can say is that she must have gone to am American tourist spot or somewhere where they were tired of correcting Americans...
What a non-China post?

What a non-China post?

Yes, other things have happened in my life since the China trip and at the business too! Within the last month, I have been blending up a storm for the cooler weather that is happening whether I want to happen or not.  For my business, I love the cooler weather,...
Big in China……

Big in China……

Well, a friend of Kyle’s sent him a video about the Chinese tea industry. Guess who is in this video? You are correct. It has Kyle, Ellainy,  Louise, Gabe, and me around the 58-second mark. A few of us from the USA tea delegation who went to China in March of...
China Trip March 14 – 28, 2019

China Trip March 14 – 28, 2019

March 23, 2019 Late afternoon and early evening. West Lake is truly a magical place. You really need to see it if you can. The photos are not in order, just random. The pictures do not do the place justice and want to go back someday to explore much more of it. This...
China Trip March 14 – 28, 2019

China Trip March 14 – 28, 2019

March 23, 2019, continued Not sure why I am taking 4 weeks to discuss one day. I had tons of pictures in the beginning too.   The Houtu tea factory, museum, and tasting room were gorgeous to see. The first two pictures are us walking into Houtu. The pillar...