First, a big thank you to Buddha Teas for sending me a sample of Buddha Teas Saffron & Green Tea. Buddha Teas is an up-and-coming tea company focused on returning tea to its natural state. Founded in 2009, Buddha Teas offers tea-drinkers a wide variety of teas from the typical green or black tea to herb and tea combinations to straight herbal teas. The company uses organically grown or … [Read more...]
A Guide to the Symbolic Meaning of Clouds in Tea Leaves
What’s more relaxing than lying on your back in the sun watching clouds change shape as they move across the sky? Drinking tea while you watch the clouds change shape...
Many believe the best cloud watching time is in the late afternoon in summer... A nice glass of cold ice tea is the perfect addition to such … [Read more...]
Traditional Meaning of ApesTraditionally, apes were the fairies and sorcerers of myths and legends. In the myths and legends, the apes could trick the unsuspecting person into following them through the forest and into other worlds or realms. Apes have been worshiped as gods and goddesses, guardians, and protectors.
Apes use their sense of touch to understand their … [Read more...]
Traditional Meaning of AcornsTraditionally, an acorn symbol was used as a sign for strength. Wise women or “witches” drew the acorn symbol when working to build the health of an ill person. European settlers in America used the acorn symbol in the 17th and 18th centuries on buildings and furniture. Many of these settlers had strong religious beliefs, but still used the acorn symbol to … [Read more...]
Have you ever wondered how to make the perfect cup of tea?
At first, you might think the perfect cup of tea is just a matter of adding some tea to hot water.
I used to make tea by plunking a tea bag into a cup and pouring boiling water over it. I would wait for a few minutes and use a spoon to dip out the dripping bag.
Once I had the tea bag on the … [Read more...]