Tag Archives: green tea

Energy Slump Survival Kit

Energy Slump Survival Kit

Is it just me, or is life just so much harder during this time of the year than it is otherwise? I’m more tired in the morning, my commute is almost double thanks to the crazy mall traffic, work is busier for me with all of the seasonal Vitacost sale ...
3 DIY Beauty Recipes Using Green Tea

3 DIY Beauty Recipes Using Green Tea

Green tea is said to be the most popular drink in the world, next to water. By now, you’ve surely heard about the many health benefits of this amazing beverage. It’s rich in polyphenols and catechins – powerful antioxidants – that help fight free rad ...
Matcha Green Tea Smoothie

Matcha Green Tea Smoothie

Get your green on first thing in thing in the morning with this vibrant, healthy smoothie whipped up with matcha and rice milk. A type of green tea teeming with antioxidants, matcha comes in a scoopable powder that makes a mean hot latte but also wor ...
Non-GMO Recipe: Iced Matcha-Chia Latte

Non-GMO Recipe: Iced Matcha-Chia Latte

The secret to this luscious latte isn’t loads of milk—or a strong shot of espresso. In fact, dairy and coffee play no part at all in this irresistibly chilly sip, whipped up with brightly colored matcha green tea powder and unsweetened almond milk. T ...
Have You Met Your Matcha?

Have You Met Your Matcha?

Q: What is matcha? A: Matcha is made from green tea leaves that have been laid out to dry, de-stemmed and ground into an incredibly fine powder. The leaves are picked from shade-grown Camellia sinensis plants. The shade helps slow down the growth of ...