Sweet & savory chai butternut squash soup (vegan)

Sweet & savory chai butternut squash soup (vegan)

I haven't really been missing all of the snow and cold that come with Midwestern winters, other than it being the perfect weather to enjoy cozy, comfort foods without feeling as much guilt. The soup recipe I have today, however, is warm and soothing, but healthy. I've been wanting to do more cooking with tea [...]

Review: Yatra Tea Company Goomtee Estate black tea

Review: Yatra Tea Company Goomtee Estate black tea

The cool thing about teas is how much flavor they have. Even if they aren't a "flavored" tea, all teas have different aromas and tastes to them, and some may even be different from person to person. The tea I'm reviewing is a Yatra Tea Company's fine first flush black tea from Goomtee Estate, which [...]

Review: Treets Tradition bath tea “healing in harmony”

Review: Treets Tradition bath tea “healing in harmony”

A good bath is always wonderful and is an important part of self-care. Having a nighttime routine and incorporating relaxation into your life is very crucial to wellness. Baths help you wind down and recharge after a stressful day. Nighttime self care is made even better by the right bath products. My friend Rachel from Life of a [...]

Enjoying some Teavivre Dong Ding oolong on National Hot Tea Day

Enjoying some Teavivre Dong Ding oolong on National Hot Tea Day

What a wonderful holiday! I'm starting the day with a lovely sweet cup of Teavivre Dong Ding Oolong from Taiwan (flavor is all from the leaves, I added nothing besides water). Hot tea is so wonderful, and with tea being the number one drink in the world, there are plenty of reasons to enjoy a hot [...]