I’ve been an avid tea drinker for as long as I can remember. Regular old black tea, Indian chai, Japanese matcha- as long as you can classify it as tea, I’ll drink it. Being able to drink as many varieties of tea as I could possibly drink is one of my life’s main goals.
Drinking tea in the morning, afternoon, or evening is one of the best things you can do for your health. While many people drink coffee, it is well known that coffee contains high level of caffeine and if you drink it too often, you can experience some of the side effects of too much caffeine intake. Most common side effects of caffeine are increased heart rate, headache, dizziness and anxiety.
The stainless steel teapot is a relatively new arrival on the scene, in relation to the rich history that the humble teapot enjoys and it is not near as old as the cast iron teapot for example. There are differing opinions on who invented the first teapot; some credit this to the Chinese, others to the influence of Muslim coffeepots commonly used in European coffee houses during the mid-1600’s.
We were up against other popular tea companies like Adagio, Republic of Tea, and Teavana. That’s some tough competition!
Individual tastes and personal preferences in drinks of all kinds are something which both unites us and divides us.
From fruit-packed smoothies to piping hot chocolate, bottles of refreshing coca-cola to cooling iced coffee, we all have our favourites and will go out of our way to enjoy the beverage of our choosing.
Did you know that hibiscus tea has a ton of benefits? From improving inflammatory complications, boosting your immune system, helping with digestion, reducing high cholesterol, to lowering high blood pressure, hibiscus tea is one of the healthiest teas. The tea from the hibiscus plant even has the ability to slow the spread of cancer and improve liver function. For people who are looking for a healthy weight-loss solution that actually works, hibiscus tea can help, time and time again. Speeding up your metabolic rate is one of the most effective functions of the tea.
Tea is one of the nation’s favourite pre-bedtime drinks, and while for many it’s just become part of their daily for routine, there are those who swear that a cuppa before bed actually helps them fall asleep.
However, how true is it? There’s limited evidence to support that tea can help you sleep, but with so many people claiming it does, there must be some truth to it, right?
Cold brew teas are a great alternative to the traditional hot brewed teas. It’s a longer process, but definitely worth the time required. Let’s take a look at the benefits of cold brew tea, as well as some easy, step-by-step instructions for making it!
Every morning I whip up this tonic, it is my favorite way to start my day! I created Turm It Up with energy boosting & anti-oxidant rich ingredients (Turmeric, Hibiscus, Lemon Peel, Ginger, Ashwagandha root & Vanilla Bean). Mixed with apple cider vinegar, honey or maple syrup and cayenne pepper, this will give your morning a boost!