Since the Autumnal Equinox is only a few days away ( in the Northern Hemisphere, at least ), we are featuring these previous articles celebrating fall. From illustration to poetry to food pairing recommendations, please enjoy as we celebrate the turning of the seasons!

Magic in Fall Flowers

By Jennifer R. Cook
Blossoming teas always fill me with happiness and love with a splash of peace. I enjoy drinking flowering teas during the fall and winter months because it’s magical to watch the tea bloom and that’s enough to keep any heart warm on a cold day, including mine…(read more)

Photo of a wooden table with a cup of tea, a leaf, and some sesame-seed-covered treats upon it. Perfect Tea for Fall.

Falling in with tea

By Joanna DeRungs
Here I sit with my Bergamot tea,
Contemplating the fall.
With the last of the sun shining on me,
I hear the horses call…(read more)

Five favorite teas to fall for

By Tracy Monson
Fall is my favorite time of year. Senses become stimulated and saturated with deeper, richer colors and flavors, and new sounds and fresher-feeling air begins to envelop us. Baking and braising feels new again: home and heart-warming breads, braised stews and meats, and colorful, spicy soups return to my repertoire. This homecoming prompts a return to many favorite tea pairings…(read more)

Falling into fall

By Holly Erdogan
It’s that time of the year again, my all-time favorite time – fall! Here in Oklahoma, the weather has finally changed from the horrible 110 degrees that was our everyday reality during the summer to a beautiful 70-80 degrees the last few days. This kind of weather just makes me want to drink warm drinks and make big batches of healthy soups!…(read more)

Photo “Tea, sweets and autumn leaf” is copyright under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic License to the photographer Dimitri Fedorov and is being posted unaltered (source)