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Venue Spotlight: Tchai-Ovna Tea House

There are numerous music and arts venues around Glasgow, but not all of them serve 80 different kinds of tea.

Tchai-Ovna lies in the heart of Glasgow’s West End, at the very bottom Otago Lane, just off Gibson Street. 121 more words

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Baby Shower

This past Columbus Day weekend was great, and full of activity:

The baby shower my sister put together for me was unorthodox and was a  143 more words


There’s good tea and coffee in Baku…if you can find it.

The problem with some online resources for finding coffee shops or tea rooms is that there’s no street name or number posted. This seems always to be the case with FourSquare, Instagram, often with Facebook and even on some venues’ own websites. 963 more words

China photo gallery

A few people have asked me “why China?”

Probably the main reason is the abundance of work for ESL teachers like me.  I’ve met teachers who have spent years in China and they had a lot of good things to say about it. 64 more words


Tea Salons

Some people love wine, I love tea.  There’s something mysterious and beguiling about its preparation.  Its aroma triggers something very primal and almost otherworldly in my psyche.   65 more words


Soakology & Bachelorette Party

Saturday was my friend (and sorority “little”) Katy’s bachelorette party! Her wedding is this weekend. She is one of the sweetest, most kind-hearted girls you’ll ever meet and I’m excited to see her finally walk down the aisle. 467 more words