Citrus Green Tea Bath Salts

It’s been a little over a month since I moved into a new home. One of the features that I love but still haven’t taken full advantage of is the soapstone tub in the master bath. Noticing a thin layer of dust starting to collect on the tub’s surface, I made my way over to Whole Foods the other... MORE >>

The Tea Time Toss-Up

There’s no doubt about it, I’m definitely not a morning person. The AM is a time when picking a tea to drink feels like a big chore. Whichever tea is out where I can see it is usually the one that makes it into my cup. While I love that my tea collection continues to grow, this also means that it’s... MORE >>

Easy Matcha Oreos

A week ago, not long after I saw an ad for Oreo Thins in my latest copy of People, I found myself wandering though the cookie aisle of my local market (just what they wanted, huh?). I was looking for the newest (and slimmest!) member of the Oreo family, but darn it, they were entirely sold out! Curiosity unsatisfied, I... MORE >>

The Ladurée Club Sandwich

Charming, refined, luxurious: quite simply, Ladurée is where tea becomes art. What I love most about this French pâtisserie is their traditional yet whimsical aesthetic–almost every morsel and teacup that goes by looks like it’s been touched by the iconic bread-baking cherub himself. I’ve tried many of Ladurée’s teas, but Roi Soleil is by far one of my favorites. This Chinese green tea blend is... MORE >>

Honolulu Iced Tea

It happens every time I come home from The Islands: serious Hawaii withdrawal. Macadamia nut chocolates, hibiscus plants, endless 50 First Dates reruns–whatever suggestively Hawaiian I can get my hands on is what I surround myself with. If you love Hawaii as much as I do, then I’m sure you know what I’m talking about.At any time, one... MORE >>