Fairy Teamother's Newsletter

Fairy Teamother
Welcome to my Tea time adventures
Created 09 Jan 2021
  • Haunted Tea
    04 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Have you ever felt a tap on your arm when no one was nearby? Years ago, I was visiting the Moss Beach Distillery in Half Moon Bay with some friends. We went in the early afternoon and had brunch at th...
  • Caramel Toffee Oolong Tea
    13 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Who doesn’t love the taste of smooth caramel or crunchy toffee? I used to LOVE pouring creamy caramel over my ice cream sundaes - caramel compliments most ice cream flavors. I also loved to sprinkle t...
  • Honeysuckle Oolong Tea
    30 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    “My, my, my, why you could charm the dew right off the honeysuckle” said Blanche on an episode of The Golden Girls. I’ve always associated Honeysuckle with being predominantly a southern plant - thank...
  • Spanish Bouquet Tea
    12 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Eleven years ago, I traveled around Spain. My journey started in Madrid and ended in Barcelona, where I was introduced to the majestic artwork of Antoni Gaudi. In addition to immersing myself in the c...
  • Coconut Macaron Tea
    29 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    About 4 years ago, I worked for a French owned company. One of the founders adored macarons and we would bring some in for his birthday, every year. It was always a special time that we all looked for...
  • 3 Ways to Enjoy Good Tea
    22 Jul 2021 • 2 min read
    Today, I’m deviating from my usual tea review pattern to walk you through the steps that I take to determine what a “good” tea looks like, three ways I enjoy the teas I write about. Truth is, there is...
  • Banana Bread Tea
    15 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Who doesn’t love a good slice of warm Banana Bread right out of the oven? I recently made a loaf and added pecans instead of walnuts and it was delicious. It’s a labor of love that I return to every s...
  • Nana's Kitchen Tea
    01 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    It’s been over two decades since I’ve been in the presence of my Nana, she and I had a special relationship. She wasn’t just my grandmother, she was also my friend and we would hang out like friends d...
  • Old Time Tea
    17 Jun 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Living in San Francisco, I am surrounded by historical monuments from churches (Grace Cathedral) to restaurants (Tadich Grill) and bars (Old Ship Saloon) that date back to the early 19th century and b...
  • Secret Garden Tea
    03 Jun 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    One of my favorite children’s novels is “The Secret Garden” by Frances Hodgson Burnett, it tells the story of two young children from different worlds who come together in a garden - a secret garden. ...
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