Green Tea: A Beginner’s Guide

Green Tea: A Beginner’s Guide

There’s a lot of hype about drinking green tea for various reasons. But do you know how green tea is made, what makes it different, and how to properly make it into a satisfying beverage? Well, even if you answered yes this post ought to be a good read anyway....
11 Ways to Repurpose Used Tea Bags

11 Ways to Repurpose Used Tea Bags

Become a little more environmentally friendly by repurposing your used tea bags. Yes, we said it. Repurpose them. And if you’re anything like we are, you have plenty of them lying around. Instead of just throwing them away, why not use them for something good...
The Tradition and Ceremony of Tea

The Tradition and Ceremony of Tea

Tea is so much more than just a drink to quench one’s thirst. It is a beverage that is steeped in so much ceremony and tradition that is almost magical and overwhelming. Making and drinking it is not something to be rushed through as if it were a race to get to...
5 DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Tea Lovers

5 DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Tea Lovers

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday; have you gotten her a gift yet? If your mom is a tea lover we have a few ideas of what you could get her…errr, make for her that is. Do-It-Yourself Mother’s Day Gifts In a mom’s eyes, there’s no...
3 DIY Gift Ideas for Tea Lovers

3 DIY Gift Ideas for Tea Lovers

We’re in the midst of the holiday season…the giving season. Are you struggling on what to give your friends, family, co-workers or neighbors? I have the same problem. But if any of those people are tea lovers I’ve got some good ideas for you. All of...
What is Tea?

What is Tea?

“Tea is the magic key to the vault where my vault is kept.” ~ Francis Hardinge Fact: Tea is the second-most consumed beverage after water. But what is tea, really? Where does it come from? Tea is… Tea comes from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis...