Category Archives for "Learnings"

Are Tea Bags Biodegradable? Eco-Friendly Minds Want to Know

Are tea bags bioderadable

Are tea bags biodegradable? Are tea bags compostable? Can they be both? You may already be a passionate tea drinker or one just beginning to explore this delicious, and soul-nourishing world. Either way, you need to know the options that you have when choosing which tea bag you will be using.

And I’m not talking about the TEA inside the bag right now. I’m talking about just the actual bag itself.

Continue reading

Who Says America Has No Tea Culture?

Cartoon of three ladies in red hats drinking tea

 

Sometime during the past few months, I came across an article about tea ceremonies in different parts of the world (you can find the link at the bottom of post). While I did find it to be an enjoyable read, it bothered me that the author began by stating “America doesn’t really have what you’d call a tea drinking culture, save for the sweet tea sipping crowd down South.” Well, this got stuck in my head and kept on nagging me. I don’t agree with that statement. We may be a young country in comparison to the rest of the world, but to say that we don’t have a tea drinking culture, hmm? Nope… I think America’s tea culture is alive and well!

Continue reading

Electric Tea Kettle for Boiling Eggs???

We found the video below to be quite entertaining, funny and a tiny bit informative! Couldn’t wait to share it with you and give you some “food for thought” lol.  Never would have considered using a tea kettle in this way, and still not quite sure if we would, but we’re certainly not judging anyone. As they say “Whatever floats your boat”…Continue reading