Category Archives: musings

Why I can’t be a reviewer- Part I

Or more specifically a tea reviewer. Well, besides the fact that I sell Chinese tea and perceived independence is lacking. After all, it would be pretty fun to share my drinking journey with the world at large. Not to mention … Continue reading

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Search Phrases that Led People to Us

On our wordpress dashboard, we can see how people come to us. Sometimes it’s via referrals- though this blog has now become pretty lacking in useful information of late, can’t see why anyone would link to us- and sometimes it … Continue reading

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You can’t make this up

In order not to lose track of the tea world in the English speaking world, I skim the forums from time to time, at least the biggest and most established one. Long stopped commenting and participating because well, it is … Continue reading

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On Being a Chinese Tea Drinker

Sometimes I ask folks if I am who they envisage a typical Chinese tea drinker to be. Not that I am some insecure narcissist who craves validation but I often find some of the statements hilarious: “Which part of China … Continue reading

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If I could only have 3 teas for the rest of my life

Now this thought isn’t all THAT terrifying to me. Some people want to drink all the teas in the world, as for me, I want to drink all I can from each tea. If I don’t sell tea, I think … Continue reading

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Holding my Tongue

Figuratively speaking of course. Though more accurately it would be restraining my fingers. Technology means everyone with access to the internet can broadcast their thoughts to literally thousands of people. Which is a great thing, reading diverse opinions can’t be … Continue reading

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Random Musings

Now that I have blogs with more specific themes, this blog is becoming an avenue for me to pen some random musings down- you know more like most blogs. In recent months, I am quite quiet on all tea forums … Continue reading

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Musings on Starbucks acquisition of Teavana

The first thing I did when I woke this morning was to reach for my phone and within a few clicks- metaphorically speaking, who doesn’t use a touchscreen-I was at Twitter. No kidding? Starbucks acquired Teavana for $620 million?? For … Continue reading

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