what’s the most relaxing and serene way for four ladies to celebrate a 40+ birthday ?
It was original, it was beautiful, it was tasty, and it was ceremonial. It was a Japanese Tea Ceremony.
Drew Hanson demonstrated The Japanese Way of Tea. He’s a gardener and ceramicist and we had such a lovely time at his Boukakuan, a Japanese Tea House and Garden at his home, right here in NJ. All the elements were there: a gorgeous day, Japanese gold-fish in a pond, historic house at the background, neatly prepared Japanese meal and an informative hospitality.
I am considering of adding a photo of me in a Japanese Kimono, from Japan, from many years ago, as a bonus. Well, just considering…