August: Jo is back from Blighty!

August: Jo is back from Blighty!

‘Trooping the Color’ was just as magnificent as I had hoped with enough Pomp and Pageantry to last me a lifetime. The Queen in green looked glorious, although I have to say her choice of lime green was a little alarming…but at least we could all see...
August Tea week in the UK here in AZ

August Tea week in the UK here in AZ

Next week in the UK is ‘Afternoon Tea Week’.  Hotels and Tea Rooms across the country will be hosting fabulous tea treats and pouring LOTS of cups of tea to accompany their delicacies.  As it’s probably a bit short notice to fly over for tea, why not...
August 2016: New Staff Server wanted NOW!

August 2016: New Staff Server wanted NOW!

WE NEED HELP! After almost 15 years in business, the English Rose Tea Room has developed a first-class reputation for tea, dining and service.  If you would like to join our team of dedicated staff as a server, please email me a resume and we’ll chat! Part-time...
Jo is off across the pond in June

Jo is off across the pond in June

I’m off across the pond…   Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 90th birthday this year.  She is lucky enough to always have two birthdays, her actual birthday on April 21st and then her ‘official’ birthday which this year will be celebrated...
Summer Happenings at the English Rose Tea Room

Summer Happenings at the English Rose Tea Room

Over the past few months we’ve been busy serving literally thousands as they too discover the “utterly civilized pleasure of taking time for tea”.  We’ve appeared on several TV shows, had some fabulous events; from Horse Rescue Fund Raisers...

Goodbye to Jane

Goodbye to Jane Exciting times ahead for our lovely English Jane as she embarks on her new career as “Official Nana In Charge” of her beautiful little granddaughters Alice and Lucy. After 4 years at the Tea Room serving our customers, “smiling with...