Tatjana is coming home this week, and I have decided to take a summer break. I will be running some oldie but goodies to keep you all entertained for a few weeks. A lovely tea party is always so enjoyable this time of time of… Keep Reading »

Honey Kumquat Cake

This recipe was adapted from one that Nordic Ware sent me, along with this fabulous, whimsical bakeware pan. A client very kindly shared some kumquats with me – straight from his tree, so I decided had to try this.  To give the kumquats extra zing… Keep Reading »

High Tea Texan Style at Lavendou

In stark contrast to my last post about coffee tasting“Starbucks-style” on a spice plantation in Bali, guest blogger Lane Buckman shares her much more refined high tea experience with the Fabulous Girls Club of

Julie Anne and Tatjana Rhodes
Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. Sounds absolutely divine, Lane!  The… Keep Reading »