Category Archive: General

Happy Thanksgiving

For some this is just another holiday to get together with family they never see, but hopefully like and to eat far too much food. Consider taking a moment this year though to… Continue reading


Amongst our discoveries of cool – different – designs – we came across this little gem.  Designer Soon Mo Kang came up with this fun idea – Hanger Tea – a teabag shaped… Continue reading

Don’t Smoke Tea, Drink Cigarettes

Huh?  This gets ranked in the category of bizarre inventions – or better yet – why?  Well, Russian industrial designer Anton Schnaider created the ad you see here.  His plan was that the… Continue reading

Just Ice It!

The hot days of summer are upon us and with that the instinct to grab an ice cold drink. The truth of the matter is that a hot beverage in the heat is… Continue reading

Love and Dedication

We were inspired by this article we recently saw about Wu Qingliang – a tea farmer in China who has saved two years worth of earnings to walk from Shanghai to Beijing with… Continue reading

An Ode

AN ODE TO FIRST FLUSH DARJEELING as month and month passes by the warm spring sun fills the sky i wait in heated anticipation as the fresh crop grows in the plantation leaves… Continue reading

The final Matt & Nat

So…I clicked on the first link months ago and have shared with you the adventures of Matt & Nat – here are the final clips.  I have savoured each and every one and… Continue reading

Did you miss Matt & Nat?

The adventure continues… Day 17 Day 18 Day 19 Day 20

Green Tea and Lung Cancer

We know tea is good for us – and the truth is, we just simply love tea – the fact that it’s good for us is really just the icing on the cake.… Continue reading

What’s wrong with what we eat

Alright – now for anyone who knows me, you know that I’m a committed meat eater. I mean, deprive me of a good burger and I’m not a happy camper. I stumbled however… Continue reading

It glows???

We can wrap our heads around tea making YOU glow – because it cleanses your body and spirit – but this – well this is whole new territory – and we really don’t… Continue reading