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TAKING BACK THE BEACH

TAKING BACK THE BEACH

500 Million! That's a pretty large number wouldn't you say? What do picture when you think of 500 million?


$500,000,000 would be pretty flippin great... right? :)

How about 500 million plastic straws floating around in the ocean.

Not so great... I know. But unfortunately, it's true.

As reported by strawlessocean.org a majority of the straws we are using to sip on our iced coffee lattes or suck down our afternoon smoothie are contributing to the massive amounts of plastic pollution in our oceans that are not only having a toxic effect on the water but also killing off...


WHAT IS MATCHA?

WHAT IS MATCHA?

It always surprises me when I get asked “what types of tea does your company have?” One of the first kinds I mention is “matcha”. The bewildered look that follows on most peoples faces says it all. They have no clue what it is. 


ALL ABOUT SENCHA GREEN TEA

ALL ABOUT SENCHA GREEN TEA

Sencha is the most widely consumed dried leaf green tea in all of Japan. 

HOW TO PREPARE MATCHA

HOW TO PREPARE MATCHA

There are a number of ways to drink matcha green tea. So many in fact that it can get kind of overwhelming for all you matcha newbies. It's totally ok though. We are here to help by sharing 3 simple and easy recipes to get you started.


HOW TO PREPARE SENCHA GREEN TEA

HOW TO PREPARE SENCHA GREEN TEA

Since Sencha is very delicate it is important to follow proper instruction in order to avoid a bitter tasting cup of tea. 


All teas are not created equal. Most of us like to think that we can just throw some tea into a scalding cup of hot water and it will taste good.

But that really is missing some of the key points behind drinking a good cup of tea. Japanese tea preparations are all about slowing things down and taking time to enjoy the experience.

We would like to ask that as we guide you through...