Tag Archives: spiced teas

A Cup of Christmas Cheer

  Finding its origins in Medieval Germany, Christmas tea was first made by village farmers who blended ale with mulling spices in the hope of inspiring a fruitful harvest the following year.   When this tradition arrived in England, townsfolk would walk door-to-door singing and  offering a wassail bowl of this spiced beverage to their […]

A Herbal History

Regarded as the key to good health, happiness and wisdom, indulging in an herbal a day may deliver your ideal supplement this spring.

Autumn Spice – withered leaves were never this lovely

Autumn has officially arrived, and with it comes the uncertainty of how many layers to wear each day and carrying a cardigan around just in case. So after a long day of putting on and taking off a cardigan, all you want to do is sit back in your temperature-controlled home, watch the leaves fall […]