Love it or hate it, 2020 has been a year of armchair travel. When everyone was stuck at home due to shelter-in-place orders, many turned to sharing old vacation photos as a way to feel a little less cooped up. I have managed to…
Hello, my name is Jackie, and welcome to By Golly, Ollie! (formally known as Books & Tea). I have been blogging here for nearly a decade, though recently this site has endured several name changes and facelifts. I have attempted to repurpose this space several times, but I keep going back to my roots, which is writing about books and tea– even if those books are mostly picture books these days. Below, you will find my latest blog posts, my latest TeaTube videos, and a handful of tea and book recommendations. And of course, thank you for stopping by!
Latest Blog Posts
New on Teatube
Hi Tea Folk! I’m excited to release another brainchild series of mine that I’ve been dwelling on since the beginning of the year– TeaTubers as Cups of Tea. This series is basically an open love letter to all of the amazing TeaTubers who inspire me to create alongside them. I will be pairing them with a tea that I think captures their spirit and basically fangirl about how awesome they are. My first video HAD to be dedicated to the Tea Leaf Project because without Steph and the Tea Leaf Project, I can confidently say this channel would not exist.
Let me know if you agree with my Tea/TeaTuber pairing! Or, if you think Steph is a different blend, tell me about it in the comment!
Check out the Tea Leaf Project
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