Giftworthy Christmas Candy!

Christmas is a magical time for everyone but for the children, it’s especially magical. School is out, snow is falling, and presents are unwrapped under a beautifully decorated tree with loved ones. The most important memories are developed during childhood, so it is key to make the holidays special for them. Tradition is taught early …

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Children & Tea

When someone asked me to think back to when I first started drinking tea, I had to think. It was in my teen years, but I’m not sure what led me into drinking tea back then. Maybe it was my introduction to “white tea” and “green tea” that tantalized my taste buds. It took me …

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Allow Your Children to Drink Tea or Not? – What a Question!!!

In the Age of Communication, publishing and distributing their thoughts and ideas is always at people’s fingertips. Actually, this is really great, and the world of tea has benefited hugely from this: there are myriads of tea bloggers, creators of websites or books or e-books related to tea, content writers and “niche journalists” out there …

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“The Animated Tea Service,” by Richard André

In my last article on a children's book with a tea connection - Aunt Martha's Stories About Tea - I remarked on the relative dearth of such books. Lo and behold, not long after writing that one I happened to run across another kid's book from yesteryear with just such a connection. The Animated Tea …

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Should Children Drink Tea?

Should kids drink tea? It's a question that gets tossed around a lot and it doesn't have a one-size fits all answer. Before exploring this issue, some definitions are in order. Tea, strictly speaking, is a beverage made from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant, which means that it usually contains caffeine. Herbal teas, …

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Should Children Drink Tea?

By Caryn Murray The question is one that many parents and grandparents ask, or should ask. Sadly, there isn't much information available that will tell you what an appropriate age is for a child to drink tea. In most cases, parents can use their own responsible discretion before serving tea to a child. Some parents …

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