Afternoon Tea at Calla Lily Victorian Tea Room in Aurora

Afternoon Tea at Calla Lily Victorian Tea Room in Aurora

I design Tribune Publishing newspapers for my day (night) job, and when I was working on the Aurora Beacon News a couple months ago, I read a story about Calla Lily Tea Room in Aurora and knew I wanted to try it. It looked like a really cute spot, and I have been searching for [...]

Late 2019 Reflections

Late 2019 Reflections

2019 was a busy but exciting year. It was the year that I really took control of my mental and physical health. It was the year that I traveled outside of North America for the first time. I continued at my current job, where I've now been for almost a year and a half, and [...]

Brin d’Aromes shaped tea bags make tea time extra fun (discount code in post)

Brin d’Aromes shaped tea bags make tea time extra fun (discount code in post)

If you follow my Instagram you've seen my posts featuring some pretty cute shaped tea bags over the past couple months. I stumbled onto Brin d'Aromes' account a while back, and admired the tea bags for a long time before reaching out to them. And owner Jacqueline sent me some of their tea bags all [...]