Making a Pumpkin Pie for Tea Time

Those little pie pumpkins are popping up in grocery stores and farmers’ markets, signaling that it’s time to make a pumpkin pie for tea time! We picked our pumpkin and headed home to make this tasty treat that is becoming an annual tradition in our house (hubby baked pies the two previous years around this …

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Tea, Alertness and Sleep

One of the great attractions of tea is that it's good for a pick me up, thanks to its caffeine content. In this respect it's much like coffee, but with tea there are additional factors that make the boost it offers a bit more gentle. The first point to consider is that the average cup …

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