Mim's Blog


What is tea?

I am a tea girl from way back, unable to start the day without a full pot of tea under my belt. A tea snob too — none of this tea-bag nonsense for me, I insis .....

Green tea and weight loss

Weight loss is always going to be a popular topic. Most of us have a few unwanted kilos we’d like to shed. So, when a miracle weight loss product containing green t .....

Brewing the perfect cup

Tips for brewing the perfect cuppa. Allow one teaspoon per cup for each friend. Add to warmed teapot or infuser. Pour on boiling water. Become aware of your breath and for the  .....

What's the difference between Bright Eyed & Bushy Tailed and Go-Go?

A reader asks, what’s the difference between Bright-eyed and Bushy-tailed tea and Go-Go tea. I ordered a big container of Bright on Friday (with a few other t .....

Tea and Health - the latest

My day begins with copious quantities of freshly brewed tea. This ritual used to be a guilty pleasure, but now that tea has been promoted to health superstar, I now drink my morni .....

Any herbal teas I shouldn't drink when pregnant?

I love your preggers tea, drank it before, during and after my first pregnancy. We’re trying to get pregnant again and I’m just wondering if there any any herbal teas I shouldn’t drink w .....