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Tea, the Second Most Popular Drink on the Planet

Tea is the most popular drink on the planet behind water. Not only does tea provide hydration but it boasts an abundance of health benefits. One cup of tea may contain up to five times more antioxidants than any fruit or vegetable. Antioxidants are disease fighting compounds that studies suggest may help prevent certain types of cancers, keep your heart nice and healthy, burn fat and make you feel more focused amongst several other health benefits. Additional studies have found that some teas may help with cancer, heart disease and diabetes, encourage weight loss (green tea/white tea), lower cholesterol and stimulate mental alertness. Not surprising, tea also appears to have antimicrobial qualities.

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Spice Blend Workshop for Kids April 3, 2014

 Looking for a unique activity for your children during spring break?  On April 3, 2014, we are having a special 2 hour workshop for kids creating spice blends. During this hands-on  workshop each child will create a spice blend to present as a gift to their parents. Choose from 3 types of spice blends: Everyday Spice Blends (Ex. Curry Blends, Rosemary Paprika Blend) Baking blends (Ex. Apple Pie Blend) Barbecue blends (Ex. Island Smoke BBQ Rub)

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Tea Steeping Guide for Tea Lovers

At Love That Spice, we have a passion for fresh ground bold spices and delicious tea! We're delighted to offer hand crafted Ginger Peach Tea with Organic Ginger Root. This tea will thrill you hot or cold! In case you have questions about steeping your tea, here is my little cheat sheet to go off of:  Steeping Based on an 8 ounce serving Black Tea 1 level teaspoon - steep 3 to 5 minutes Herbal Tea 1 heaping teaspoon - steep 5 to 6 minutes Mate Tea 1 level teaspoon - steep 3 to 6 minutes Pu'erh Tea 1 level teaspoon - steep 2 to 6 minutes White Tea 1 heaping teaspoon - steep 3 to 6 minutes Oolong Tea 1...

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Holiday Cooking with Spices and Herbs - Love That Spice

Thanksgiving is the time of year when families gather around the table to give thanks for family and delicious food! Get creative in your holiday cooking by trying blends like our new Smoked Turkey Rub that's sure to delight your family with it's smoky flavor which will no doubt have them asking for the same turkey next year! Switch up your sweet potatoes and try using our Apple Pie Spice blend and wow them with this crowd pleaser. Stuff your delicious turkey with dressing made using our new Stuffing Spice Blend and delight your family with delicious new flavors. For desert create a pumpkin pie to die for using our Pumpkin Pie Blend or an apple pie with our Apple Pie Spice blend,...

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