Author: nmurphy

The evocative quality of tea

A couple of weeks ago, an old friend of mine from college came through town with his wife and three daughters.  I hadn’t seen them in about five years or so, and it was great to get to know the girls and see my friend...

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The cookie factory

I’m drinking Darjeeling tea, and thinking about the cookies I baked this past week – not quite the cookie factory my mom and sister used to have going, but close.  It was fun, but it kind of made me sad, too, because...

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Edible Austin tea party

I’m sitting in front of the fire with fuzzy socks on, waiting for my tea to brew, thinking about the first Edible Austin Tea Party this past weekend.It was organized by Zhi Tea, one of the local tea vendors, as a...

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2020 International Virtual Tea Festival

Ad for the 2020 International Virtual Tea Festival

Writers Contest

2019 Writers Contest

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Health & Well-Being
Cooking With Tea

Passion Project

Tea Quotes