Tag Archives: herbal tea

Gourmet Peach Tea Smoothie

Gourmet Peach Tea Smoothie

Teatime takes on new meaning when what’s in the kettle is cooled and blended with healthy ingredients for a creamy, elegant smoothie. Maybe you’ve had an iced matcha or chai latte, but this tea smoothie has fresh fruit appeal. Light and slightly swee ...
2 Ways to Make Iced Tea From Fresh Herbs

2 Ways to Make Iced Tea From Fresh Herbs

Summertime is the perfect time of year for experimenting with making your own herbal iced tea. As I have expanded my home garden, I’ve added lots of easy-to-grow herbs like mint and lemon balm. Lemon balm has proven to be one of the most charming add ...
All the White Moves

All the White Moves

These days, I don’t play games when it comes to sun exposure. I won’t leave home without my big, floppy hat and absurdly oversized sunglasses, not to mention practically bathing in broad-spectrum UVA/UVB sunscreen.  Living in South Florida, I worry a ...
The Alkaline Diet: 5 Foods You Should Include

The Alkaline Diet: 5 Foods You Should Include

If you took chemistry in high school or college, you might remember that you can test how alkaline something is by measuring its pH level. Your body has different levels: Your blood usually has a pH between 7.35 and 7.45, while your stomach’s l ...
Spring Cleaning for the Soul

Spring Cleaning for the Soul

Spring is officially here, even if you’re still looking at snow the ground. For many of us, this season is a chance to renew after a long winter. You may be thinking of changing up your diet to prepare for summer vacation plans or spring cleani ...