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A Tale of Tea

Growing up if we didn't drink water we went thirsty but sometime after my 10th birthday mom let me drink tea. Red Rose Orange Pekoe, it was the only kind she bought and I think she mainly bought it for the little porcelain miniatures that came in each box.

I was well into my twenties before I had my first cup of coffee and well into my 30's before I began to drink Coke. I'd tried other soft drinks before but you can't find them much now. At least not here.

I've been trying to get back into the habit of drinking tea but coffee and coke are not easy things to stop drinking. The withdrawal from them comes with a colossal headache that lasts a week or so. You would think with the fibro I would have a high tolerance for headaches but it ain't so.

Today is hot tea day and I have a whole box of David's Teas sitting in my cupboard so I decided that the only thing I'm going to drink today is tea. Wish me luck!



Did you know that tea was discovered 4700+ years ago in China? And that the first teas were green teas? Find out more here and here!

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