Posts tagged "tea"

Teen Girl Gets Hepatitis From Drinking Too Much Green Tea

In an effort to lose weight rapidly (and very unhealthily it would appear), a 16 year old London teen tested positive for Hepatitis which she developed after drinking an absurd…

Katrin Higher | September 26, 2015 - 9:30 am

Amnesty International: Iranian Women Are Being Made Into “Baby-Making Machines”

An Iranian bill restricting the availability of contraception and abortions in order to boost the country’s population is effectively going to turn Iranian women into “baby-making machines.”…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 11, 2015 - 6:30 pm

10 Book & Tea Combos To Curl Up With

There are few things in life better than curling up with a good book and a cup of hot tea.  Now that temperatures are dropping and snow is coming, it’s…

Katie Oldenburg | November 18, 2014 - 2:00 pm

10 Teas For Introverts (And Why They’re Better Than Coffee)

For as long as I can remember, I’ve pretty much been a tea aficionado. There’s something about waking up to a nice, warm and light cup of herbal bliss that… | October 26, 2014 - 10:30 am

10 Things I Learned Working At A Tea Shop

I spent a good chunk of last year working at a gigantic tea store chain. Since lots of great conversations happen over hot beverages, I’d associated tea with lots of…

Claire Hannum | September 18, 2014 - 11:02 am

Must Haves: 11 Quirky Tea Infusers For Funny Folks

The only thing better than a good cup of tea is a good cup of tea that makes you laugh. Don’t think that exists? You’re wrong. The next time you’re…

Katie Oldenburg | April 23, 2014 - 9:00 am

Woman Loses Teeth Due To Very Strong Tea

Tea: It’s good for you, but only if you don’t drink too much of it. And by “too much of it,” we mean a pitcher made with 100 to 150…

Newser | March 23, 2013 - 3:30 pm

I Pity The Fool Who Doesn’t Brew Their Tea In This Teapot

My little tea time routine involves brewing some vanilla chai, putting on some chill music, eating a square (or three) of dark chocolate, and flipping through a fashion magazine. It’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 9, 2012 - 9:40 am

Dam Those Tea Bags!

I just recently discovered the joys of tea, and oh how I love sipping English Breakfast in the morning and a soothing vanilla blend at night. What I don’t love?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 6, 2012 - 10:40 am

We All Drink From A Yellow Submarine

Tea isn’t supposed to be exciting; it’s supposed to be soothing. Says who? This adorable yellow submarine tea infuser is guaranteed to liven up your cup. Just stuff some tea…

Leonora Epstein | June 8, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Zipper Cups Bring Togetherness

Taiwanese designer Lee Weilang’s Zipper Cups are so charming that they make having tea quite a titillating, bonding experience. The white ceramic mugs feature a zipper with a slit down…

Edo Chorm | March 1, 2010 - 2:50 pm

More Satisfying Than Your Average Iced Tea

Lipton asked six artists to design labels for its new flavors of Brisk Iced Tea, and our jaw dropped when we noticed Tristan Eaton’s, which illustrates the sweet tea experience.

Catherine Strawn | February 11, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Get Loose With Some Tea

Steaming cups of tea are one of the only things getting us through this cold spell, and as a result, we’ve become expert sippers. Regular ole filter bags are fine…

Catherine Strawn | February 2, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Ever Steep Your Hair In Tea?

We’ve heard about some weird natural hair treatments that involve everything and anything in your kitchen—eggs, avocado, honey, olive oil, beer even. For model Elaine Irwin Mellencamp, the secret ingredient…

Leonora Epstein | January 22, 2010 - 1:10 pm

DIY Project We May Actually Tackle Over The Holidays

Remember our old friend Este Lewis, the 25-year-old artist who makes ultra cute wallpaper out of images of everyday objects like candy dots and pencils? That little busy bee is…

Erin Flaherty | November 11, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Tea Baggers Rejoice: Hot-T-Wand Lets You Have Tea Anytime

This Hot-T Wand almost seems like something that could be an iPhone attachment and application; it’s so techy and compact. Insert the heatable stick (with safety sensors) into a cup…

Leonora Epstein | September 10, 2009 - 8:45 pm

A Tea Set For Fun-Loving Ladies

I love drinking tea, but I’m a little sassier than most tea sets. Luckily, lingerie designer Tina Tsang has created a gorgeous-yet-quirky tea service that suits the modern tea-drinking woman.

Catherine Strawn | April 30, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Tea Soothes Criminal

A thief with a knife came at a woman and her six-month-old baby as they walked down the hallway in a Tokyo apartment building. The armed man demanded money, but…

Catherine Strawn | July 8, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Crave: Kahla Velvet Cups

Who doesn’t want a handful of velvet? It’s soft like a bunny, sexy to the touch, and now it can prevent second degree burns too! The Touch Cups, made by…

Simcha | July 8, 2008 - 10:30 am

Coffee, Tea, And Chocolate Baths

Scientists and anti-aging specialists are really into researching the health benefits of drinks like coffee, tea, and red wine, and there seem to be positive advantages, such as discouraging the

Catherine Strawn | February 25, 2008 - 6:23 pm