Category Archives: Tea Enjoyment

Just as with many things, how you enjoy your tea is a very personal thing. Some ways assure a better taste experience from the tea leaves. Others just give you a cozy time out. What you do is up to you.

Summer Solstice and Tea

Woohoo! It’s Summer Solstice time once again! Even though the unofficial start of Summer is the Memorial Day Weekend, this is the official start – the day that marks the longest day and shortest night here in the Northern hemisphere (and the reverse for the Southern hemisphere). So, how does this affect your tea drinking, if at all? Two words: iced tea. TOOOT! Continue reading Summer Solstice and Tea

5 Things That Are Unique About American Tea Drinking

For all of you tea drinking humans coming to the U.S. and expecting what you are used to at home, I present this list as a sort of public service. We Americans are a breed apart…a distinctly odd breed in some ways. And wonderfully unique in other ways. Tea drinking is one of them. I selected some of the top ways that we Americans enjoy our tea that are unique to us. Yes, there are others, but I am limited on space here. TOOOT! Continue reading 5 Things That Are Unique About American Tea Drinking

Little Yellow Teapot Advises: How to Be a Tea BFF

As many of you know, this little teapot is on Twitter and Facebook (my humans help with the typing or it would take forever, using just my spout). One day I got this message on Twitter: “OMG…u r my tea BFF!” Uh…okay…I think… What 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 for me to show you what I found out so you can identify and even be a BFF to others. TOOOT! Continue reading Little Yellow Teapot Advises: How to Be a Tea BFF

Tea and Toast

This little teapots knows that you humans need to be fed regularly. And food has become an important part of tea time. In fact, that quest to quell your hunger was a big part of spreading the popularity of tea drinking. This little teapot will tell you more here. TOOOT! Continue reading Tea and Toast

5 Signs That You’re “Going Anime” at Tea Time

Hello, humans, this little teapot has noticed that many of you tend to get very interested in different subjects and get a bit, well, obsessed about it. The good thing about all this is that you also relate that interest to tea. TOOOT! Continue reading 5 Signs That You’re “Going Anime” at Tea Time

Choose Your Path to Tea – Asian, European, or…

Pursuing the enjoyment and knowledge of tea is a real journey, and there are several paths you can follow. There is the European path, the Asian path, the Middle Eastern path, the American path,…

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10 Things to Remember When Having Tea with the Queen of England

Dating from the days of Queen Victoria of England, afternoon garden tea parties with over 8,000 guests each have been given annually at Buckingham Palace with Queen Elizabeth II carrying on the tradition even today. It’s an occasion for wearing nice dresses and suits, white cotton gloves, and even hats. But what if you were to have a private tea time with Her Royal Highness? There are at least ten things to remember at such a time. Continue reading 10 Things to Remember When Having Tea with the Queen of England