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Things are getting a bit hectic for me at this moment. I have been getting an enormous stress at work. It seems like there is not enough time in the day to take care of everything. I just want to stop the madness and take everything in slow motion. Everything I need is to empty my mind, close my eyes, and chill with a cup of good tea. Lemon mint tea is my option of the day. Continue reading Lemon Mint Tea
If you cook on the regular basis, you have probably been faced with purchasing herbs more than needed for one recipe. This time, I happened to have mint sprigs left from making mojitos for an office party. Tossing out the leftover fresh herb did not sound right to me, so I decided to make something simple with mint leaves. Thus, I discovered that making fresh mint tea is a great solution for finish off this herb quickly.
It is really simple as you just need to brew the fresh mint leaves with hot water, just like how you make other tea. It tastes clean, refreshing, and soothing. You have probably already familiar with the flavor of peppermint candy. The mint tea flavor is similar but with less intense and less sweet than the candy. I must say my favorite part of sipping a cup of fresh mint tea is inhaling its sweet menthol scent. The smell really stimulates me to mentally perk up when I am feeling lethargic. Continue reading Fresh Mint Tea