Immune-Boosting Teas

Maintaining a Strong Immune System with Adaptogens A strong immune system is important for staying healthy. A good immune response will help you fight off illnesses quickly. You should always try to eat right, sleep well, and exercise to help your body maintain a strong immune response. You can also give your system a little […]

Recipe: Pink Drink!

This ice cream float drink recipe uses Strawberry Shindig, which is our strawberry-apple tisane blend. Create a fantastic and caffeine-free delight for your family! This October, make a Pink Drink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month! And shop any of our Think Pink bundles before the end of the month – we’ll donate 10% of that […]

Family Christmas Traditions: Santa Lucia Day

Santa Lucia Day

When my sisters and I read Kirsten’s Surprise (an American Girls story about a pioneer girl from Sweden), we were inspired to recreate the Swedish tradition of Santa Lucia Day. Santa Lucia Day, also called St. Lucy’s Day, is on December 13. It celebrates the legend of Saint Lucy bringing food to persecuted Christians in […]

Homemade Jelly Made with Cherry Christmas Tea

Homemade Jelly. Just like Grandma made. Can you smell it? Can you taste it? The holiday season is rushing towards us with cooling weather, steaming hot drinks, snuggly scarves and your long list of presents to buy for family, friends, school teachers, co-workers, and others. Don’t forget about making cookies for Santa! But, your budget […]

The History of Tea Part 1: How did tea get here?

History of Tea

Tea is a fascinating, world-changing, and of course, delicious subject. Its impact on and simultaneous expansion with the rise of the modern world seems to point to more than a mere correlation. The origin of tea in the ancient world is also linked undeniably with the religions that also spawned from the same areas. There […]