Advent tea 7: Three fennel

Ooo I know fennel! Everyone who has ever breastfed, or tried to anyway, knows fennel. And lots of other people too, I guess. Although I am commonly not one of them. You see, fennel helps with the digestive system. So if you have a colic baby, it sometimes helps them if you drink fennel tea! … Continue reading Advent tea 7: Three fennel

Advent tea 6: Three ginger

Mozart alledgedly said: "You know what's worse than a flute? More than one flute!" Three types of ginger in one tea. If that is not enough to warm you up, I don't know what is anymore! - which is probably what Pukka was thinking when they cooked this one up. The problem is of course … Continue reading Advent tea 6: Three ginger

Advent tea 5: Supreme matcha green

Last year I worked for a while for an online tea shop (yes!), putting loose leave tea into bags. They sell pretty good tea so if you're close by, consider buying some. I will discuss some of their teas when I'm done with this calendar, I promise! One of their teas that sells well, is … Continue reading Advent tea 5: Supreme matcha green

Advent tea 3: lemon, ginger and manuka honey

About fifteen years ago I went to see an acupuncturist. He had been recommended to me and he was supposed to be really good. I went to see him because I had problems with my neck and shoulders. He asked me a lot of stuff and I told him that we were struggling with infertility … Continue reading Advent tea 3: lemon, ginger and manuka honey

A winter’s day (advent tea 2: mint refresh)

It's going to be a weird winter. Like it was a weird spring and a weird summer. Covid is changing everything. My brother is a doctor in the ICU. He texted today to the family app: Covid-19 is rising again in H** Stay sharp! H** being the town where my parents live. My brother is … Continue reading A winter’s day (advent tea 2: mint refresh)