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The Tea: It’s Not Just a Hippie Drink–Interview with Adela Hasas

By Alexandra Hoover Recently, I had the pleasure to conduct a short interview with Master Herbalist and Nutritional Consultant, Adela Hasas, who has an inspiring and insightful way of describing the benefits of tea drinking.  I am also fan of … Continue reading

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The Tea: Growing Herbal Tea from Seed Bombs: Part 1

We all know that the world is not perfect.  However, many of us are excited by the opportunity to change our communities for the better, but don’t always feel empowered.  I have a simple idea that could be attractive if … Continue reading

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The Tea: Confused about the Amount of Caffeine in Your Cup of Tea?

By: Lesley Williams You love tea. I love tea.  You have probably heard that tea has lots of antioxidants that are good for you. Perhaps you are concerned with the amount of caffeine found in most tea. First of all, … Continue reading

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When You Can’t Have Caffeine

Recently, my friend’s mother gave up caffeinated tea to avoid repeated heart problems.  Although she is a fan of green tea (which has less caffeine than many hot drinks), she is trying to avoid caffeine altogether.  As an avid tea … Continue reading

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Pregnant Tea Drinkers: The Controversy

I had the luck in one of my anthropology classes to learn about doulas – birth attendants who provide support during a woman’s labor.  After listening to an enlightening presentation on how doulas can help alleviate labor pain, I became … Continue reading

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Take a Walk on Tea’s Wild Side

Only the boldest—and most reckless—among tea drinkers have tried it.  To drink it, one must possess a certain amount of confidence and savoir faire.  No, it’s not some new metropolitan or socialite brew.  It’s certifiably wild, rustic, and homespun—it’s the … Continue reading

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