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    Where I’ve Been and Where I’m Going

    You may have noticed that things have been a little quiet around here. The blog has continued at a bit of a reduced pace and I just haven’t had the time to be as active on social media. The main reason for that is that I’ve a taken a leap of faith, leaving my rather comfy job to take on a management role at +Tea Drunk. Change is scary, especially for a worry wart such as myself, but it is also exciting and challenging. I work long hours but it has been amazing to have the chance to do something that I love. My boss is currently on a buying trip to China and…

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    Top 10 Reasons Why I’m Thankful for Tea

    Since today is Thanksgiving, I thought that it would be the perfect opportunity to reflect on all of the things that tea has brought into my life. There is simply so much to be thankful for. It was much harder than I thought it would be to keep the list down to ten. By the way, this is the apple pie that I baked last year. I am thankful for the person who first discovered tea so many thousands of years ago I am thankful for the amazing people that I have met through tea, both online and off. I’m thankful for the wonderfully close knit community of tea bloggers who have become…

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    On Being the Office Tea Person

    I’ve worked in the crazy world of retail for most of my adult life. A little less than two years ago, I left the insanity behind for my first desk job. I was giddy with the thought of being able to make a cup of tea whenever the need called. I even had hopes of sharing my passion for tea with my coworkers. Unfortunately, I soon found that I was surrounded by coffee lovers. I brought in an old electric kettle from home along with my perfect steeper, a mug and lots of leftover tea samples. We have hard water at the officer which makes tea taste rather flat so I don’t usually…