Story and Photos by Heather Barnes What is a shrub?A shrub is a fruit flavored vinegar and a way of preserving seasonal fruit. Drinking vinegar has been around since the Babylonians, who mixed date vinegar with their water to make it safe to drink. Fast-forward to 15th century England, prior to refrigeration, fruit was preserved… Read More Sensational Shrubs!
Summer cool offs can be polarizing, whether it be a crisp yet classic lemonade or a stronger punch of sangria guzzled by the glass on the porch. But for us, sweet tea is the perfect medium in spicing up your refreshments. A Southern staple, sweet tea is more of a cultural icon than a choice… Read More A Peach Orange Sweet Tea Recipe to Sip On
Story and Photos by Marjorie Magazine This article originally appeared in our 2019 issue. Find the magazine here for purchase. Nothing softens the blow of everyday demands like a favorite drink. Especially for tea, the mixture of fruits, flowers, and herbs presents a delicate taste that seems to transform you into different moods and memories… Read More Sipping to the Imagination with Tea Spectral
Story by Marjorie Magazine Photos by Heather Barnes Spring afternoons aren’t swelling in, but they’re arriving on light breezes as sunshine starts spilling through into the coziness of your home. This sounds like an exceptional time for tea, even if just for one. Take inspiration from these snapshots of a loving time to one’s self… Read More Falling in Love with Tea Time