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  • Diwali and the Gift of Tea

    Diwali and the Gift of Tea

    Diwali, the festival of lights, is a joyous religious holiday celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. Characterised by colourful rangoli, dazzling fireworks and delicious food, Diwali honours the Hindu goddess of wealth, Lakshmi. The endless number of lamps and lights that you find in peoples’ homes during the celebrations are said to help the goddess find her way inside in order to bring prosperity. Diwali is also a celebration of the triumph of good over evil, as it honours the return of Rama and Sita to Ayodhya after defeating a malicious king named Ravana.

  • Crafted Iced Tea Blends – Healthy into the summer!

    Crafted Iced Tea Blends – Healthy into the summer!

    Introducing new heart crafted tea blends to celebrate the International Iced Tea Month, a healthier choice than sugary fruit juices The low calorie, zero sugar and abundant antioxidant benefits of iced tea offers a refreshingly healthy alternative to some fruit juices and sodas; re-evaluation of daily sugar intake required after dramatic rise of type 2 […]