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Organic Royal Camomile from Hampstead Tea. . . .

Hampstead Tea has been around since the 1980’s. They are committed to biodynamic practices in producing what they sell; i.e. putting in more than is taken out. They offer organic tea with fair trade options. This particular tea came in an individually wrapped tea bag. And yes, they spell it Camomile. Is that a British thing? Is it just the Americans who spell it Chamomile? This particular tea came in an individually wrapped tea bag. And yes, they spell it Camomile. Is that a British thing? Is it just the Americans who spell it Chamomile? If the herbs are fresh, Read More

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24 Days of Tea Holiday Countdown – Day 11 from Teanzo 1856

It’s Day 11 in this Holiday Countdown!  After this, my 11th tea in the Advent Calendar from Teanzo, I only have 13 teas left.  Which means that there will only be 13 days left to shop, and 14 days until that magical day! For today’s artistic inspiration, I chose this adorable little tree ornament created by Carol Westphal.   Isn’t it cute? The ornament is crafted on heavy card stock to give it some weight, and the papers have been layered to give it some dimension.  There are cute little sparkly accents that were added to draw the eye to Read More

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Royal Camomile from Hampstead Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal Where to Buy:  Hampstead Tea Product Description: A beautiful golden infusion made from prized sweetly scented camomile petals. Camomile relieves inflammation, soothes and relaxes. Naturally caffeine free. Ingredients: Fairtrade camomile flowers Taster’s Review: When I first opened the pouch of this tea bag, I was amazed at just how fragrant the chamomile was.  Yes, I’ve smelled chamomile before, but, usually it is a much more subtle aroma than this.  The scent here is so strong, much stronger than other bagged chamomiles that I’ve tried.  Such a lovely fragrance – sweet and flowery.  Beautiful. And the Read More