Posts Tagged ‘tea’

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 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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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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July 31, 2008 2

Entry for Felicitea Contest

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My entry for the Felicitea contest. Loosely based on real mornings I’ve had (not necessarily yesterday, though). I’m not entirely enamored with it, but it’s the last day for the contest, so here goes nothin’… ;) _________________________________________ Yesterday morning our bathroom shower broke. Scrambling to make up the lost time, I washed my hair in [...]

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May 8, 2008 2

Making Time for the Forgotten Things

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I’m sitting here on my couch, and I’ve been done with school for a week and I work 30 hours per week from wherever there’s an internet connection, and I have yet to spend even one entire day catching up on the things I didn’t have time to do for the two years I was [...]

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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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April 23, 2008 2

Conversation Night + DIGWT?

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(Sorry my day 4 entry for Videoblogging Week 2008 is late… can haz unbroken interwebz?) I was over at Joe & Amy’s for conversation night and we had some tea (HUGE surprise) and some strange reddish cake (I am new to red velvet… current stance: not a fan).

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April 3, 2008 1

Adagio Shipment Arrives: Custom Blends!

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Ohhhhhhh boy oh boy oh boy! My Adagio shipment has arrived, with the following teas: Samples – Spearmint, Darjeeling #22, Sencha Premier, Earl Grey Green Bags – Jasmine Green AND, my custom blends!! Dancing Apple Pie – Mambo black tea with apple and cinnamon added Pale Fruit Bud – snowbud white tea, white peach tea, [...]

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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 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 26, 2008 1

Upton Tea Order

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TG49S – 12g sample: Green Tea Red Ginseng Because it was mentioned at our Ning community and sounded really good. ZW56S – 5g sample: Organic Pai Mu Tan Because I’m trying to get into white teas. TA19 – 125g packet: Assam Banaspaty Estate FTGFOP1 Organic Because I loved the TeaFrog Assam Banaspaty, but TeaFrog is [...]

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March 21, 2008 0

TeaToday: TeaFrog Assam Banaspaty

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Black tea for me today. :) What are you drinking?

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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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