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Best Teas To Help You Beat The Flu Season

Tis the season for the cold and flu. Winter is coming and as colder weather approaches so do the dreaded cold and flu symptoms. But don’t fret- we have you covered! We’ve gone ahead and curated a list of our best teas to help you beat a cold or flu. Not only will these teas […]

Recent Study Finds Microplastics in Tea Bags

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A recent study from McGill University in Montreal, Canada found billions of microplastic particles in steeped tea bags. Their study estimates that a single tea bag can contain 11.6 billion microplastic and 3.1 billion nanoplastic particles.   According to TreeHugger, tea bags can contain up to 25% plastic, making them not as environmentally friendly as […]

Yerba Mate vs. Coffee – What is Yerba Mate?

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You might be thinking of replacing your morning coffee with a new drink. Maybe you’re looking for a healthier option. Or maybe you’re getting sick of the caffeine crash. Whatever your reason may be, you are craving an alternative. Does the drink ‘Yerba Mate’ ring a bell? It has been around for a while, but […]

Seven Health Benefits of Peppermint Tea

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Herbal teas are a little different from normal teas. Any drink that is tea by definition comes from the Camellia Sinensis plant. This includes green, black, white, oolong and pu’erh tea. Herbal teas, or tea infusions, make up everything outside of the camellia plant. They are often a combination of different herbs, spices or other […]

What is Gunpowder Green Tea? + Benefits

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What is Gunpowder green tea? What are the gunpowder green tea benefits? These are great questions. Fear not, you are not the only one with these questions. There are many people trying to figure out the excitement around gunpowder green tea. Hopefully, this article will be able to answer all your questions. This will be […]

What is a Dirty Chai + Dirty Chai Recipe

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Didn’t think you could improve on the chai latte? Well, we are here to tell you, you are wrong. With fall approaching and school starting back up we welcome the dirty chai latte with open arms. And no, before you ask there is no actual dirt in this fall favourite (we know you were thinking […]