I don’t only use tea in all kinds of DIY beauty remedies. I’m actually a regular tea drinker with a huge green tea stash. But, last week, I got a bit bored of all the green tea and I wanted to try out something new and different. Which is why I ordered tea from the Tea Bar.

Tea Bar

The Tea Bar is a store in Amsterdam, where you can buy all kinds of teas.… Read the rest

Tea Lab

When the Yoghurt Barn opened its doors, the shop immediately became my go to place for frozen yogurt. Now, I was curious to check out their High Tea option. So I invited a friend, made a reservation and packed my camera.

We were greeted by a very enthusiastic employee, who directed us to our table.  In mere seconds, she conjured up a tray full of little jars, which contained tea leaves.… Read the rest

I’m a regular bubble tea drinker, who has noticed that a lot of people don’t even know what bubble tea is.

Bubble tea is a tea-based drink that was invented in Taiwan, but it’s slowly becoming more popular elsewhere. Most bubble teas contain a fruit-flavored or milk-flavored base, syrup and tapioca pearls. Tapioca is a starch that’s extracted from the cassava root. The pearls are more commonly known as boba.… Read the rest

Tea Lab

University students, who have to attend morning lectures, often tend to enter the lecture hall holding their phone in their right hand and their morning coffee in their left hand. Some of us really live on that stuff (thank you, Starbucks…). Similarly, when we go out, it’s usually for a cup of coffee. We tend to reserve tea for a relaxing evening. It’s quite logical though since tea contains less or no caffeine compared to coffee.… Read the rest