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The Ultimate Debate: Tea vs. Coffee

The Ultimate Debate: Tea vs. Coffee

I’m a tea lover who also used to adore a good cup of hot coffee. The more I started caring about my wellness and the amount of caffeine I was consuming, the more I became aware of the health impacts coffee can have on our bodies and minds. That is when I started looking for an alternative caffeine source and how I was converted to tea over coffee. 


Manage AnxieTEA

Manage AnxieTEA

Mindfully sipping on tea can have powerful meditative effects. Tea is rich in natural plant chemicals with stress-reducing properties and the warm water is simply soothing. In my family, a cup of tea to help us feel better whenever we feel sad, scared, sick, or anxious is a cherished tradition that has always worked well for me. So, here’s a list of my favorite infusions that might help you as part of a treat(ment) to cope with negative feelings.

TxC's 2020 Vision

TxC's 2020 Vision

On December 10th, 2018, I launched a tea subscription business with 3 goals in mind. I wanted to curate teas boxes for people that matched their needs, flavor profiles, and tell them the stories behind each tea. 

Keep reading for some 2019 stats, major challenges, a monthly recap of accomplishments, and TxC's 2020 vision.


Trick Or Tea

Trick Or Tea

We're creeping up on the spookiest day of the year, which will undoubtedly be filled with haunting sounds, slinking cats, and tempting treats. These chocolate, fruit, sweet, sour, and gummy candies are tastiest when enjoyed in moderation and paired with tea. Here are some lip-smacking ways to enjoy your favorite Halloween candy with the tea in your kitchen cabinet.


Harvest History and Current Gardening Practices: The Effects on Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part VI)

Harvest History and Current Gardening Practices: The Effects on Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part VI)

The way a tea is harvested is important for the quality of tea. Handpicked teas are of better quality than tea harvested using a machine because the leaves are not accidentally torn or damaged.