Posts Tagged ‘STeaP’

May 5, 2009 3

Felicitea Update 3: Still No Refund or Tea

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For background story, here are the original posts about the ever-missing tea and my ever-missing refund: Felicitea Update 1: When Good Tea Isn’t EnoughFelicitea Update 2: Felicitea = Officially Done I am officially just completely disgusted, and we’re going on 6 months with no tea from Felicitea. The latest update is that after I blogged [...]

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February 24, 2009 0

Latest Kiva Donation: Mwere Getrude

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Mwere Getrude, a widow with 6 kids, runs a tailoring business. She has had a tailoring business for 20 years and specializes in traditional wear such as the one she has on. She says a big advantage of her business is she doesn’t have to pay rent because she works out of her home. Apart [...]

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February 21, 2009 8

When good tea isn’t enough

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I hate that I’m about to write this post, but it’s time. I’ve personally and publicly backed a tea blender who has at this point really and truly disappointed on a business level, regardless of whether the tea sold by the company is fantastic. Felicitea has, after over a year, been reviewed on my tea [...]

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November 7, 2008 0

EGB and Dianah yelling at me

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I am love with Earl Grey Brandice. Dianah always yells at me. Stop it. This has been your random video fun for the day. As you were, my lovelies.

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October 13, 2008 0

Dianah debuts on STeaP

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More info on this awesome first Dianah-flavored episode here.

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October 9, 2008 0

Time you have vs. time you should spend?

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I’m thinking a lot right now about time management and the fact that I have successfully found a way to fit everything into my life, but with the discovery that using my time for certain projects isn’t something that’s necessarily worth doing. Re-evaluation in progress… Learning that while I know I definitely have the time, [...]

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August 26, 2008 0

Earl Grey Brandice on STeaP

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Joe and I reviewed Earl Grey Brandice on STeaP! I also answered some questions for Summer at Felicitea about the Earl Grey Brandice and how I enjoyed the process of having a custom blend created with my input. Buy some Earl Grey Brandice! (I don’t get a cut. I just really like it!) Buy a [...]

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May 2, 2008 0

STeaPToday: Stash Powdered Green

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A special mini-STeaP to review Stash’s Green Tea Powder on my way to work. For more tea goodness, check out STeaPtv.com.

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April 27, 2008 0

List of 10 Weekend Things

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1. Last day of Saturday classes (w00t). 2. Dinner with classmates sort of for my birthday and sort of just because. 3. Maid of Honor won’t be able to make it to wedding. 4. Additional bridesmaid acquired an hour ago (she’s very excited). 5. Maid of Honor v. 2.0 (upgrading a bridesmaid) will be informed [...]

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March 31, 2008 0

My First Conventional Teapot

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My first conventional teapot and a tealite teapot warmer in my favorite color. Very exciting new teaware!

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March 30, 2008 0

Simple Leaf Pure Decadence

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A little preview of an upcoming episode of STeaP that we’ll be airing in April (the 14th, I believe?). Some crazy huge tea leaves from The Simple Leaf.

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March 29, 2008 0

STeaP Monkey Display

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3/23/08 – The crazy STeaP monkey setup for our episode featuring Monkey Picked Tea, which will air on 4/21/08.

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March 27, 2008 0

Driving to STeaP Monkey Day

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Driving to Joe and Amy’s talking about filming my birthday monkey picked tea episode for April 21st and the beautiful weather and Easter and such. Happy Spring!

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March 19, 2008 0

TeaToday – Matcha Filming

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Filming STeaP episode for St. Patrick’s Day, making matcha and pretending we’re Irish. The full matcha episode can be found at http://steaptv.com. Apologies for not knowing that St. Patrick’s is actually an offensive holiday to some… we were oblivious non-Irish people having ignorant fun.

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March 6, 2008 0

Matcha Equipment

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Guess what came in the mail the other day? :) I now have beautiful matcha bamboo tea whisks to go with the Japanese tea bowls I purchased a couple weeks ago: With the matcha STeaP received from O-Cha.com, I made my first cups of self-made matcha on Sunday! :) Pretty excited, and you should be [...]

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March 5, 2008 0

Scribblings – March 1-3

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Quick note for those of you who weren’t reading when I started scribbling – I don’t keep a handwritten datebook for my actual appointments (hello, why would I need a datebook with iCal + iPhone?), but I still love scribbling on paper and have found that it’s a fun way to blog, since a handwritten [...]

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