Tips for reducing your household waste

29 / 05 / 2017 / 0 comments

Waste Not A lot of people I know have been watching the War On Waste on ABC this month. In our house, we’ve been talking and thinking about it a lot and it has affected how we’ve been behaving. I…

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Book recommendations from The High Tea Party

22 / 05 / 2017 / 0 comments

Is there anything more exciting than ‘discovering’ an author who has quite a few books published who you absolutely love? This has happened to me a few times lately, and I’m thrilled to be digging into the cannon of the…

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Ten Tips for Beautiful, Long-lasting Flowers

15 / 05 / 2017 / 0 comments

Yesterday, lots of lucky mums received flowers, so today we’ve got an updated and illustrated guide to keeping your flowers fresher and pretty for longer. I’ve always considered flowers lovely in and of themselves, a bunch of pretty colours in…

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Why Tea is So Special (with To A Tea Australia)

8 / 05 / 2017 / 0 comments

Today we’re delighted to present an interview with our High Tea Party partner, Lisa Barakat, CEO of To a Tea Specialty Teas. I talked to Lisa about what tea means to her and why. She shared her passion for tea-cosies,…

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Low-Fi stationery: The bullet journal trend

1 / 05 / 2017 / 0 comments

Stationery   I’m so fascinated that, in an age of apps, computers, theoretically paper-less offices, that stationery stores continue to thrive.   I adore them. Typo, Kikki.k, Hello Frankie, Smiggle. I actually love browsing through all of them, in person…

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Beauty Terms Explained

24 / 04 / 2017 / 0 comments

So after watching a few of Tanya Hennessy’s hilarious videos in which she exposes the beauty industry as something that only a select few know anything about, while the rest of us bumble around with a bit of concealer and…

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Happy Easter

17 / 04 / 2017 / 0 comments

Happy Easter, High Tea Party Goers! We’ll be back next week. Don’t eat too much chocolate. xx

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Easter ideas

10 / 04 / 2017 / 0 comments

Easter celebration ideas If you celebrate Easter you’ve probably got a family or friend gathering coming up next weekend, which might include religious celebrations too. Even if Easter is not your thing, chances are you’ve got a lovely long weekend…

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Five movies to watch on Netflix right now

3 / 04 / 2017 / 0 comments

Last week we talked about things to do on rainy days. The weather hasn’t gotten any better where I am, but I don’t mind too much if we head into cool wintery days. It means Masterchef is on its way,…

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