TTT: Facts About My Writing

Sometimes I write down ideas for posts, but I don’t actually write down anything except facts about my writing, and then when it comes time to write the actual post, I’m just sitting here blankly, like, what the hell does that even mean? I have a vague sense of what I was intending for this […]

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Tag: Confessions of a Tea Drinker

My birthday is on the 29th, but I’ve already got a very Mary-specific post for next Monday, so here we are celebrating early! This weekend, we’re having a tea party, and whatever you’re thinking of, amplify the hell out of that. I got a gorgeous polka dot dress for it, white lace gloves, and my […]

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Review: Secret Garden & White Christmas Tea

It’s been a Minute since I reviewed some tea, and I actually totally forgot that it was a thing I’d done at all until I was scrolling through my posts trying to find something for another post, and I scrolled right past two tea reviews. All of my tea reviews have been for Jolie Tea […]

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TTT: Non-Bookish Hobbies

This week’s That Artsy Reader Girl topic is so fun because while I do love to talk about all things books, I’m also a huge fan of a lot of other things, and I feel like that only rarely shines through here, so I’m excited to introduce you to some of my other favorite hobbies! […]

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Review: Rhapsody & Glenburn Earl Grey Tea

Hiya folks! Today’s post was supposed to be something else entirely, but I’ve decided to do something very near and dear to my heart instead. With the chaotic state of the world, my favorite tea place, Jolie Tea Co. in Salem, MA, has temporarily closed, and I want to support them in whatever way I […]

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Review: Versailles Teas

This review is so late since I tried all of the French teas in December, but here we are. Better late than never, right? ICYMI, Jolie Tea Co. in Salem, MA is the most delightful place on the planet, and I’ve reviewed their Harry Potter and Alice in Wonderland teas. I’m always over the moon […]

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WRITING TAG: Never Have I Ever

OH HECK YEAH I FOUND A WRITING TAG! THIS IS GOING TO BE SO MUCH FUN! I saw this tag on one of those recommended blogs on my Reader, and my sleuthing tells me it was originally created by The Long Voyage. lollllllll “sleuthing” she says like it’s not right there in the graphic also??? […]

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Monday Musings: A to Z Book Tag

Welcome to Monday Musings, a series where I review books that I read pre-end of 2017, when I started writing wrap-ups, talk about characters or topics that aren’t as relevant, or sometimes a surprise non-bookish thing. This week, I saw this tag floating around forever and a half ago, thought it looked super fun, forgot […]

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Jolie’s Harry Potter Tea Review

This past Saturday was September 1st!  Hogwarts is full once again with bright young witches and wizards, and I was full of pastries.  My absolute favorite tea shop ever, Jolie Tea Co. in Salem, hosted a themed high tea on Saturday featuring their new Harry Potter tea line, and it was the most magical thing […]

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The Tea Blog!

Finally!  How has it taken me this long to write this blog?  This is absurd.  If I tried to post all of the pictures of me reading/writing with tea, we would literally be here forever.  Drinking tea is my number one favorite thing to do when it comes to words, whether I’m writing or reading […]

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