Most of us are continually on the lookout for natural, cost-effective skin treatments that actually work. We want to look younger, to erase all the years of sun and neglect our skin has endured. The desire to appear youthful as we age has resulted in billions of dollars being spent on beauty care. However, many of these so-called miracle creams and potions are nothing more than gimmicks, designed to rid you of your hard-earned cash. As advanced as humans are in the scientific field, putting chemicals on our bodies does not seem like the correct path to ultimate health and wellness. Instead, we should be turning to Mother Nature. She alone holds the secrets to beauty and health.
Tea, one of nature’s most perfect plants (in our opinion), has for years been our source of comfort as a beverage. But its use can go far beyond your daily cuppa. Break out your tea bags or infusers and begin your skincare journey using tea. It’s time to make an appointment at a natural spa, one in your very own home.
This time of year, I think of “Oh my? It’s fruitcake weather!” — one of the memorable lines in Truman Capote’s wonderfully incisive portrait of his alter ego Buddy’s time in the South baking with his eccentric cousin Sook in “A Christmas Memory.” However, reading the story sets me to … Continue reading
We’re going back into the archives to revisit these classic posts by James Norwood Pratt. This post includes “China Black”, “Keemun – Splendor of Flavor and Perfume”, and “Yunnan – Among the Grandest of the World’s Black Teas”. We have added a link to the end of each one to … Continue reading
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