Fruity Teas

I drive my family crazy by wanting to buy fruit only when it's actually in season. Mouthwatering tomatoes (yes, a fruit) can be had only when just off the vine—coupled with just plucked basil, mmmmm. I hated papaya until I had it fresh picked, sunshine warmed, with a complexity of flavor. And your fruit teas should … Continue reading Fruity Teas

How to Use That Tea You Really Don’t Like

So you just unearthed some ancient tea that had been shoved to the back of your cupboard, or you hate the tea that sounded so good when you bought it. Don't toss it just yet!  There are Other Ways to Drink It! For loose leaf tea that has been sitting around for awhile and whose … Continue reading How to Use That Tea You Really Don’t Like

Don’t Touch That Soft Drink ~ Until You Read This!

A Reason to Not Drink Soft Drinks Yeah, we know that soft drinks aren't all that healthy to drink, what with their empty calories and added sugar. A Reason TO  Drink Soft Drinks But on a sweltering Michigan day, especially after tackling some particularly onerous task such as cutting the lawn with a reel mower while fighting off the &#%?! mosquitoes, an … Continue reading Don’t Touch That Soft Drink ~ Until You Read This!