I was delighted to see yet another confirmation about the profound health benefits of tea which appeared in the British Telegraph: “The Health Council of the Netherlands, an independent scientific body that advises parliament, this week published new guidelines recommending that people drink between three and five brews each day.” … Continue reading
I got an email this morning with some disturbing information. It appears that Starbucks hasn’t been a good citizen of the environment. They tout the fact that their coffee is “ethically sourced and sustainably produced” but they fail to mention the other products that they sell. That feels very uncomfortable … Continue reading
I began the development of my custom teacup with tremendous excitement and minor trepidation if I’m being completely honest. Here’s where my artistic abilities would surely come into play. No more excuses about being a frustrated artist who was limited by her lack of inherent talent. I thought about all of … Continue reading
I’m often approached to sample tea or tea ware to review for T Ching. I recently got an intriguing email from Robin Hamm who had a proposal that I just couldn’t resist. Robin is the creator of Rochester Glassworks in Rochester N.Y. where he’s embarking on a journey to change the way … Continue reading
I just heard that Wendy’s is bringing organic, fair trade Honest Tea into their restaurants. As the 3rd largest burger joint in the country, this is huge. I can’t decide if I’m more excited about the fact that they’ll be serving tea or that it’s organic and fair trade.