The Original Social Media: Tea Rooms

The infusing of those magic leaves of the Camellia sinensis bush has been going on for a long time – over 5,000 years according to some historical records and archeological digs. They were not only capable of transforming water into a cup of flavorful aromatic liquid, but they brought folks together in a very social …

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How to Be a Tea BFF

Message I got on Twitter: “OMG…u r my tea BFF!” Uh…okay…I think… What the heck is a “tea BFF”? I mean, a BFF (best friend forever) is easy to understand. How does tea figure into it? How do you become a tea BFF and, once there, what do you do? Time to find out. We’ve …

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Share and Share Alike: A Little More on Tea & Social Media

I've never used Facebook. My reasoning for not doing so is that because of the nature of the service, it seemed kind of redundant for a blogger. Twitter, on the other hand, is another story. I decided to give it a try some years back and found it quite useful for sending out short updates …

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More Tea & Social Media

Seems there's more social media these days than any reasonable person could be expected to keep up with. I don't live under a rock, but until recently I hadn't even heard of one of the latest and greatest. It's called Vine, and you could sum it up by saying it's an app that lets you …

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