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Shmanners Classic: Afternoon Tea and High Tea

An illustration of Travis and Teresa Mcelroy with a mint green baroque wallpaper background and an ornate gold frame. Travis is wearing a brown suit and bowing to Teresa. Teresa is wearing a red dress with three red flowers in her hair and curtsying to Travis. Travis has a speech bubble above him that says “Shmanners” and Teresa has a speech bubble below her that says “Extraordinary etiquette for ordinary occasions”.

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Have a seat and pull up a saucer! This week is all about TEA! Tea comes in many forms, but it is also served in so many ways! We’ll discuss the differences between Afternoon and High tea, and even the different versions of those different versions! You’ll learn a little bit about the origins of “tea time”. We discuss what to wear, eat and what type of tea to drink! All this, plus even more answers to your questions!

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