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What's My Why?

Lynn Maidment

What's My Why?

Can you believe it’s a new year.  Well, I’m very excited for 2023.  Thought I might share with you a question that I think most of us ask ourselves at the beginning of a new year.   What's my why?   As you know I started this business five years ago with the intention of bringing tea lovers a diversified collection of teas that are grown close to home.  We cannot grow tea in Canada because of our climate.  During my research I found a wonderful plant called Yaupon.  It is the only plant in North America which contains caffeine...

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What Is Tea Anyways? Where Does It Come From? How Is It Made?

Lynn Maidment blog What Is Tea

What Is Tea Anyways?  Where Does It Come From? How Is It Made?

Ever wondered how tea is produced.  Make yourself a cup of tea and enjoy our latest blog.

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History Of Iced Tea

Lynn Maidment

History Of Iced Tea

How to make iced tea and the history of iced tea.

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What Is Yaupon?

Lynn Maidment blog Organic Yaupon Tea Canada

What Is Yaupon?

Yaupon holly is a shrub native to North America.  It grows from the Eastern coastal region of Virginia down to Florida and west as far as Texas.  The leaves of the Yaupon have been brewed into tea by Native Americans for centuries and have recently become popular with modern tea drinkers. Our Organic Yaupon in Canada is sourced directly from Texas.  It's grown and processed 100% naturally and all that touches it is sunshine and rain.  We are excited to offer yaupon as an all-organic and sustainable tea.  Our mission from the beginning has been to reduce our impact on nature...

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April 21st Is British National Tea Day!!!!

Lynn Maidment blog British National Tea Day History Of Afternoon Tea

April 21st Is British National Tea Day!!!!

Celebrating British National Tea Day!

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