Signs Your Tea Kettle Needs to Retire

That old faithful workhorse of your daily tea time may need to retire. “Retire?” you ask. Yes, as in “let the poor thing rest and go play a round of golf or two.” No pension involved here, though. Just a bit of kind-heartedness and common sense. The top reason for retiring a tea kettle is …

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The Tea Gadget & Offbeat News Report

You don't have to look too hard to find a silly news headline these days. One of my favorite tea-related ones in recent weeks comes from the British press. It's the one that claims that Yorkshire Tea Saved My Lamb's Life. While I thought I'd heard of many, if not most, of the alleged health …

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Borrowed Teawares

Like many a tea devotee, I am attached to my teawares. I have a fairly impressive collection (perhaps larger than necessary?) with certain pots for certain teas, and different cups, mugs, or infusers for different occasions. But while I enjoy my tea equipment, I know that it is entirely possible to get along without it …

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