Green tea with ginseng makes a lot of sense. But it's a pairing I hadn't heard of before. Surprising, since it turns out it's pretty common. And why not? Both green tea and ginseng have similar purported health benefits and no serious side effects, so pairing the two seems like a great idea. Yet, like me, many are unaware of this combination. Everyone knows that … [Read more...] about Green Tea With Ginseng: Double the Health Benefits?
Loose leaf green tea is far better than tea bags. But you want to make sure you get high quality leaves. Buying green tea online makes the most sense for those of us who don't live near a quality tea shop. But given the huge number of vendors online, it isn't always easy to find a good one. How do you know which ones are good (not that many) and which ones are bad (a … [Read more...] about Where to Buy Green Tea Leaves Online
Tea and coffee are two of the most popular drinks in the world. Both are drunk socially, for their pick me up effect, and for hydration (more about hydration later). Coffee was long thought of as an unhealthy habit and only in recent years have scientists uncovered many benefits of drinking coffee. Nevertheless, coffee is not as healthy as tea, and over-consumption can lead … [Read more...] about Switching from Coffee to Tea (Benefits And How To Make It Easy)
Want to drink more tea, but hate waiting for water to boil? I can't tell you how many cups I've skipped because I was too impatient to wait for the water (it's sad, I know...). Then I got a water boiler and warmer. The Zojirushi CV-DCC40XT gives you hot water at the push of a button. With its variable temperature settings, you get water at the exact temperature … [Read more...] about Zojirushi CV-DCC40XT Hybrid Water Boiler and Warmer Review
Tea sets are wonderful, but how do you know which one is best? When it comes to tea, most people have their own preference for the type of tea service set they want. Since China and Japan have a long history of consuming this delicate drink, some of the most delicate and authentic ones come from the Far East. Europe too has its share of excellent tea services which … [Read more...] about Best Tea Sets To Buy Online In 2020 (Reviews And Comparison)
Green tea is healthy. I’m assuming you already know that. Japanese people drink green tea by the gallons and they are among the healthiest people in the world. With one of the longest lifespans. Some people drink green tea to improve concentration, some do it for its cancer-fighting properties and some simply drink it for the taste. Whatever the case, green tea is gaining … [Read more...] about Should You Give Green Tea to Your Kids?
The skin is our largest organ. And we expose our skin to all sorts of elements—from soaking up rays in summer to frosty winters settled by the fireplace. Our skin sees both dry, cold, conditions and times of a little too much sun. Skin sweats, peels and cracks, and we bomb it with makeup masks, lotions and potions. It is fair to say that our skin gets an absolute … [Read more...] about How To Make Your Own Green Tea Water Bomb Mask
So you're wondering what Yerba Mate tea is exactly.... Well, let's start by pointing out that it isn't a tea at all. Strictly speaking, the word tea only refers to drinks made from the Camellia sinensis plant, of which there are 6 major types: white tea, yellow tea, green tea, oolong tea, black tea and pu-erh tea. Anything else that is often referred to as tea is not … [Read more...] about What Is Yerba Mate and What Are Its Health Benefits
Loose tea infusers are the simplest option for brewing loose leaf tea. Whether it is a ball infuser, a basket or a cute animal, they can be used with any cup or mug you already have. Some work with larger teapots as well. These are infusers only. If you are looking for a mug with infuser, check out this page. For mugs made especially for the road, head here. If you need a … [Read more...] about Best Tea Infuser — 6 Loose Leaf Strainers For Any Mug
I love having tea with me no matter where I go during the day and have bought several tea infuser travel mugs so that I would never be without my tea. Why several? Because they all leaked. All but the last one I bought, anyway. They were all tumblers and thermos bottles that come with a built-in (but usually removable) strainer and twist-on lids. They let … [Read more...] about Best Tea Infuser Travel Mug For Loose Leaf Tea