Review: Eggnog Blue

Only 3 more days till Christmas – it’s already that time of the year! Have you finished all your Christmas shopping yet? If you have a friend who likes blue, maybe try this sweet robin egg blue “Berry Branches tea cup” from David’s Tea, accented with gold and white branches. Maybe you can even have your…

Review: The Gift of Warmth

Is this a delightful soup bowl or is it an autumn toned mug? This gift of warmth comes in a set of 2 or 4, in blue, green, and beige all saying the same welcoming message for anyone whose hungry after being out in the snow “Soup & Crackers.” Come get it while it’s hot!…

Review: Pink Trees

Who needs a traditional Christmas tree when you can go with a pink and white tree mug with gold glitter stars? Alright, I know it’s a far stretch, but maybe you can think about putting this “under” the Christmas tree then. As of today, David’s Tea holiday bundles are 50% off! Ratings: Looks: Pale cool pink Tall…

Review: White Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas – and a cute mug to add to the collection this season! It seems either way, my dreams have come true and when you’ve spent the entire day playing in the snow, it’s a warm and joyous thought to come back to a white hot chocolate steaming from this gorgeous…

Review: Festive Red

Happy Holidays! With a little bit of snow coming down for the west coast, we thought we’d celebrate the start of December with this fun mug complete with festive red sweater design. ‘Tis the season of hot drinks, cozy sweaters, cute mugs and a heck lot of snow (please!) Christmas Cheer not included! Ratings: Looks: Red Sweater…

Review: Under the Sea

All this rainy weather got you down? Don’t feel so blue – cue the mediterrainean instruments and cozy fishtail sweaters – this Under the Sea limited edition “Art of Ariel” designer coffee Mug is better, even when when it’s wetter. Rise from the depths every morning when you take a tip out of this special art edition…

Review: Lights, Camera, Mugs!

Lights, Camera, Mugs! Don’t be fooled, I’m not holding one of my camera lenses! This is in fact a camera lens mug from thisiswhyimbroke that you can enjoy your morning brew in. Cameras, Mugs and of course Coffee: These are a few of my favourite things. When you’re out shooting stories, you’ll surely turn many heads when…

Review: The Pink Teapot

What happens when I say, don’t think of Pink Elephants! I feel a little tickled pink with this Bubble Teapot from David’s Tea. Delicate, pink and pinterest-worthy – Who doesn’t love pretty things that accent their kitchens? Black Friday sale starts this week with $10 off $75 purchase or $20 off $100 purchases! Ratings: Looks:…

Review: Creative To-Go Mug

Who doesn’t want to drink coffee, create stuff and sleep? Bring out the inner-artist in you with this Graphic Travel Mug from Urban Planet. Every striving writer or struggling artist needs a dose of inspiration in the morning. Ratings: Looks: 20oz travel mug – White Ceramic with blue ink quote and blue paisley, creative design around…

Review: Starbucks Polarbears

When I think of Christmas, sometimes I think about the old Coca-Cola commercials with santa claus or Polar bears, anyone else? This double-mug gift comes in black with mint handle or espresso mint mug with black handle. Both have the adorable polar bear design. Christmas meets modernism (and it can pass as non-christmas too if you…

Review: Beauty Mug

Who doesn’t like a good cup of coffee while getting ready in the morning? Music playing, eyelashes on fleek –  Bat those big bold lashes while sipping out of this cozy mug during your morning prep! Bought at the Old Pottery Company, This “Mascara Approved” mug is ceramic white with a cute diamond emobssed design. The handle is…

TH/CS OTM

Tea House or Coffee Shop Of The Month: November belongs to local coffee shop Old Hand Coffee located in Abbotsford, BC. This cozy little hole in the wall coffee place is a gem hidden away in the Fraser valley. Do you like vintage finds? Rustic Decor? Good, wholesome food & Great Late art? Look no…