The Challenges of Tea for One Sets

Living alone has given me a keen appreciation for "tea for one" sets. Not only are these sets often quite cute, they also are the right size for preparing tea for one person. (Except when they aren't.) One troubling feature of many tea for one sets is that the tea pot has a much larger …

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Tea and Whiskers

Tea and “whiskers” (beards and moustaches, specifically) aren’t exactly what you would call natural companions. Tea is — well — liquid and often flows where it prefers. Whiskers are the antithesis — bristly strands, grabbing like minute fingers at tiny tea drops. In short, tea and whiskers are at odds. A promo for the reality …

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Evolution of the Tea Bag

Like it or not, it's probably safe to say that the tea bag is here to stay. The consensus among some tea lovers is still pretty much that nothing good can come from (or go into) a tea bag. At one time that might have been the case, in a day and age when the …

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