What is The Japanese Tea Ceremony?

japanese tea ceremony being prepared

While tea parties have been popular in Japan since the 13th century, the formal version of the Japanese tea ceremony was not established until the 17th century. Today, it is one of the most quintessential Japanese traditions, even recognized by foreigners as a meaningful experience worth traveling for.  The Japanese tea ceremony is a delicate, … Read more What is The Japanese Tea Ceremony?

How to Make a Creamy Soothing Milk Tea

cup of milk tea in a glass mug with cinnamon sticks.

Milk tea? As my grandma says, “Well, isn’t that just tea with milk?” What’s so fancy about that? Milk tea isn’t just your Grandma’s Lipton with a splash of milk anymore. Milk tea can be as complicated or as simple as you can imagine. What is Milk Tea? Grandma wasn’t all wrong…milk tea basically refers … Read more How to Make a Creamy Soothing Milk Tea