Four Splendid Health Benefits Of Goji Berry Tea

The goji berry, otherwise known as the wolfberry, is an all-sorts-of-wonderful member of the nightshade family. Loaded with goodness, this reddish-orange Asian fruit (commonly used in traditional Chinese medicine) offers a serious powerhouse of a health-boost to those who consume it. So without further ado, here are five health benefits of the goji berry. Prevents diabetes According to a study, … Continue reading

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Reasons to Drink Chai Tea: It’s Made of Superheroes

How many times do we hear the word “chai” in an average day? Hang around the counter of any coffee shop long enough and you’ll catch wind of orders like “Chai Latte”, “Chai Frappucino”, and the ample mouthful “Decaf Soy Vanilla Chai Latte”. From sales-folk to hairdressers, it seems like everyone’s crazy for chai. And with its unique taste and … Continue reading

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Why You Should be Drinking Peppermint Tea

Let’s begin by stating the obvious: peppermint tea is supremely tasty. We all know this. But here’s the thing, it’s also supremely healthy. Known, sown, and grown throughout the world, peppermint is something of an old, legendary celebrity in the plant world. So why should you be drinking it? Read on to find out. . . Peppermint is a fever fighter … Continue reading

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Turmeric: The Magical Healing Tea of Super Healing

Golden turmeric: the rich yellow herb of the mystical Far East. It’s no exaggeration to say that here in the West things have recently taken a turn for the turmeric, with this Asian gold dust selling like, well, gold dust, and being used for a seemingly infinite number of things. Cook with it, drink it as a broth, wear it … Continue reading

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Three Marvellous Health Benefits of Lavender Tea

We’re all familiar with the wonderful purple-stalked lavender plant. With its pleasing aroma and colourful charm, it’s a mainstay in any serious gardener’s landscape. But it also makes for a tremendously tasty tea. And what’s more, it’s got some serious health benefits to back it up. This one’s certainly a contender for year-round residency in your tea cupboard! So here … Continue reading

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Under the weather?

It’s that time of year again when bugs and colds tend to go round the office like wildfire. Stinging mint tea is a great remedy to help clear the sinus and relax. It contains stinging nettle leaves, peppermint, lemon grass, orange peel, liquorice root, rose and mallow blossoms. It also tastes great when adding a slice of lemon to increase … Continue reading

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Fasting?

Whether it’s for health, weight loss, religious or other reasons – fasting can be a great way to cleanse the mind, body and soul. Our Oolong Tea leaves are ‘semi fermented’, meaning the tea has more body than a green, but less than a black. This also gives Oolong tea its delicate sweet and fruity flavour. It is also believed … Continue reading

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Delicious Matcha and Coconut Flour Pancakes

4 Tablespoons of Plain Flour 1 Tablespoon of Coconut Flour 2 Teaspoon of Matcha Powder Pinch of Salt 1 Egg ½ a cup of Milk (of your choice)  Mix all the dry ingredients together in a bowl, adding the egg and gradually adding in the milk. Whisk into a smooth batter. Heat a frying pan and add in batter, tossing … Continue reading

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Mel’s special Karma Sutra Spiced Chai Latte

  2 tea spoons of Love Leaf Tea’s Karma Sutra Spiced Chai 1 ½ tea spoons of caster sugar ½ a cup of water ½ a cup of milk of your choice Heat a pan and add ½ a cup of water and milk to the Karma Sutra Spiced Chai and caster sugar Bring to the boil stirring occasionally Using a … Continue reading

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The Rewards of Red Rooibos

We go through many fads and phases in our lives, but red rooibos tea is no fleeting fixation for the people of South Africa, who have supposedly been drinking in the benefits of the native bush tea for years in its homeland. Perhaps the best thing to be said about this fragrant cup of goodness is that it holds no … Continue reading

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