I have several friends who are avid tea drinkers, so we often exchange teas. A few weeks ago Ana gave me some Republic of Tea Coconut Cocoa Cuppa Chocolate and I loved it. Per the website, the blend contains roasted carob, caramel malted barley, roasted chicory, dates, coconut flavor, cocoa powder and chocolate flavor. It’s… Continue reading Drink Me: Republic of Tea, Coconut Cocoa Cuppa Chocolate
The Knitting: Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso self striping in La Duree Macaroons, My own sock pattern. The Mug: Society 6, Mint Macaroon mug The Macaroons: Colors Macarons, Overland Park, KS The Tea: Teavana, Marshmallow Macaroon (review here)
Welcome back to Episode 12 and welcome to new viewers. This week I started a Ravelry group – please come join us! You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter and Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Stashbuckler: Adventures in Yarrrrrrrrn. Sipping: The Tea: Assam Bukhail from Lana’s The Little House… Continue reading The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 12, Rabbit Rabbit
I have a soft spot in my heart for Tweety Bird.
The final tea that I ordered from Teavana a few weeks ago was Spiced Mandarin Oolong. I have a soft spot for orange teas. One of my favorite bagged teas was Tazo’s Wild Sweet Orange before they changed the blend. This blend contains dark Oolong tea, cinnamon, hibiscus flowers, apple bits, carob bits, ginger, orange… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Spiced Mandarin Oolong
Welcome back to Episode 11 and welcome to new viewers. If you’re looking for me on social media all my contact details are here. Please leave me a comment to say hello! Sipping: The Tea: Decaf Apricot from Adagio Teas The Mug: It’s Tea Time mug from Urban Outfitters Wearing: In the Round in Wollmeise… Continue reading The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 11, It’s Mother-elfing Tea Time.
If you’re looking for an easy way to get into loose leaf teas, a must have is an infuser. There are so many available that there’s something for every aesthetic. Here are a few I’ve seen recently:
Another tea I purchased recently from Teavana was Pomegranate Cranberry Crush. This herbal infusion contains apple bits, pineapple bits, hibiscus flowers, cranberry bits, pomegranate seeds, raspberry bits and marigold petals. It is available in a variety of sizes: 2oz for $6.98, 4oz for $13.96, 8oz for $27.92, 16oz for $55.84, 3lb for $167.52 and 5lb… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Pomegranate Cranberry Crush
Many knitters commonly refer to the yarn that is overflowing out of nooks and crannies affectionately as their “stash.” I refer to my tea collection as my “stash.” I can’t help it. I must stash!