Comforting, Food, Health, Loose Tea, Tea

A Cup of Sea

A Cup of Sea? Is that a typo Heidi? Why, no it’s not. One of my Instagram friends, photographer @tea_on_the_trail touted a strong, earthy tea using seaweed. My interest was peaked. Upon investigation, I was shocked and a little embarrassed to discover the tea she was reviewing is from right here in Maine! I should… Continue reading A Cup of Sea

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But There ARE Perks

During this pandemic, many people are out of work, working in very difficult circumstances/atmospheres, or working at home while teaching their children at the same time. I'm one of those lucky ones who still gets to do her job at home. 40 hours a week. The struggle isn't that overwhelming. It's difficult, uncomfortable at times,… Continue reading But There ARE Perks

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Tea on the Trails

I don’t get out much during the winter - literally! So, this year I am making efforts to enjoy winter a little more and avoid the dreaded cabin fever. We have a plot of land beside our property that is a wood lot and the landing place of yard/garden rubbish. A small trail is woven… Continue reading Tea on the Trails

Comforting, Food, Health, Loose Tea, Scones, Scotland, Tea, Tea Accessories

What the Doctor Ordered

While I am recovering from brain surgery on my un-ruptured brain aneurysm, tea gives me something to look forward to on a daily basis. I know it's a habit that won't harm me and one that will encourage and enlighten me during this process. Tea is comfort food to me. So, after pretty much exhausting… Continue reading What the Doctor Ordered

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A Lovely Green Tea

 In my quest to drink a little less caffeine, I remembered I had a lovely Chinese green tea from Upton Tea Imports. I reached for a fine bone china, made in England with a Windsor Rose pattern. It's such a delicate pattern and seemed appropriate for the green tea and a Sunday morning. My only… Continue reading A Lovely Green Tea