serving of morroccan tea

Moroccan mint tea – meet Morocco’s traditional beverage

All of you who were fortunate enough to visit the country of Morocco before, must be familiar with its busy streets, full of romance, colorful draperies and rich, spice-market aromas, its unique, flavorful, mouth-watering cuisine and of course its national drink.. Mint tea! There is no way you could find yourselves walking in the markets … Read More

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Tea in 10 different countries around the world

Tea, the world’s second most popular drink, has been used in China as a medicinal drink for thousands of years. It was introduced to the western world in the 16th century and today is one of the most commonly consumed beverages worldwide. I’m pretty sure you know what a cup of tea looks like in … Read More

herbal tea

Can tea help you sleep better?

These 3 herbal teas can Do  you have trouble sleeping? Is your stressful routine preventing you from quality resting? I know how that can feel. You’re running all day doing a million things and at the end of the day you are exhausted but as soon as you get under those warm blankets your mind … Read More

Cup of peppermint tea

Is peppermint tea good for you?

4 Health benefits you should know about We all love our favorite mint treats around Christmas time but we don’t know much about what gives these winter treats their flavor: Peppermint! Peppermint Tea is one of the most popular kinds of herbal tea among tea lovers. It’s known for its refreshing and invigorating flavor and its fresh, minty, and … Read More

Green tea in silver

Magical green tea – reasons to drink it

We talked before about black tea and its incredible health benefits and today I want to introduce you to green tea and explain to you how it can have a wonderful effect on your health. Green tea just like every other kind of tea (except for herbal tea) comes from the tea bush camellia sinensis. Green tea has gained … Read More

Coffee vs Tea

Coffee or Tea – why is tea healthier?

So you wake up in the morning and you’re craving a freshly-brewed cup of  steaming coffee and if you don’t get it your day might even not go the right way… But have you ever thought that your morning cup of coffee might not be such a healthy choice? Both coffee and tea are the … Read More

close up of black tea

Is black tea good for you?

10 Black tea health benefits that will amaze you Black tea is the most widely consumed kind of tea around the world and that is no wonder since it has so many health benefits to offer. There are many different varieties and blends of black tea but they all share common characteristics.Black tea is more … Read More

Herbal tea in cup

Introduction to herbal tea – 5 kinds that you should try today

In previous posts we  talked about the main types of tea which come  from the tea bush camellia sinensis which originates from China and the Middle East. Today I am going to briefly introduce you to herbal teas and some of the varieties that are commonly consumed  around the world. Herbal tea or tisane is an infusion beverage made from anything else other than … Read More

four different types of tea in teabags

What are the main types of tea?

As mentioned in a previous post all kinds of tea come from the same plant “camellia sinensis”. There are four main types of tea. Wether you drink black, green, white or oolong tea depends on the process the leaves have undergone. So what is the difference between every kind of tea and what makes each … Read More