Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Downtown Waukesha coffee shop and tea room has plenty to drink for everyone.
The Steaming Cup has a wide arrange of flavors for tea drinkers in downtown Waukesha. Waukesha Patch caught up with the café’s owner, Kerry Mackay, and asked him to provide a list of the top five most popular teas. For the month of March, the popular teas are:
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Abe Camacho and Katie Schmidt had their first date at The Steaming Cup eight years ago. On Saturday, Camacho popped the question and Schmidt said "Yes!"
About eight years ago, Abe Camacho and Katie Schmidt had their first date at The Steaming Cup in downtown Waukesha. Looking back, it might be a miracle they are still together. "It was probably the worst date of all time," Camacho said. "We came here because we liked it and we got a scone. She has this way of eating where she likes to cut off each piece until she gets a perfect piece and saves the perfect piece for last. We were in the middle of a conversation and I just ate it. She had this horrified look on her face. "I am like, ‘What?’ as I am chewing. She had worked so hard for that piece and I had stolen it from her. This is a first impression, too." Camacho and Schmidt were in their sophomore and freshman year at Waukesha North High …
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Flash mobs are a crowd-pleaser in downtown Waukesha.
Flash mobs are becoming a common occurrence in Waukesha. Zombies and high school orchestra performances have been spotted in the downtown area. And last weekend, the Waukesha Civic Theatre’s Candy Cane Tales and Holiday Carols cast performed the Christmas Can-Can at The Steaming Cup. A video of the recent flash mob has been posted on YouTube. Candy Cane Tales and Holiday Carols is performed through Sunday.