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I failed my Tea Sommelier exam and I learned from it.

I failed my Tea Sommelier exam and I learned from it.

I FAILED the Tea Sommelier exam last month. This is my 7th out of 8 courses. I did well for the last 6 courses. I always passed with more than 80%...

St. Patrick's Day & Irish Breakfast Tea

St. Patrick's Day & Irish Breakfast Tea

March 17th is St. Patrick’s Day. Do you celebrate it? How? I like to learn and celebrate different cultures. Especially customs related to Tea, Tea...

Have you tried these Turmeric Teas?

Have you tried these Turmeric Teas?

I really like these Turmeric Teas. It was so nice to meet the founder of Turmeric Teas, Richa and her husband Prashant, back in September at The Ca...

Tea friends make time to come for tea! On my 12th anniversary.

Tea friends make time to come for tea! On my 12th anniversary.

I had such a wonderful, busy and fun day! Many people came to CHA CHA TEA’s open house. I was very thankful. Some people came to pick up their favo...

What I learned at the Canadian Coffee and Tea Show.

What I learned at the Canadian Coffee and Tea Show.

 Attending workshops and seminars is very stimulating. I work by myself every day at my store and I enjoy it. BUT, sometimes I feel I should get ou...

Three things I learned at a Tony Robbins Seminar

Three things I learned at a Tony Robbins Seminar

I had a great opportunity to participate in a motivating event. My friend Brock @My Java Journal invited me to go to the “Power of Success with To...

How does your tea smell?

How does your tea smell?

Green tea has a light, fresh vegetative fragrance. Black tea has a sweet, floral smell. Oolongs can range from peach to flowery essence. I alway...

The Japanese Tea Ceremony at the Ottawa Festival

The Japanese Tea Ceremony at the Ottawa Festival

I attended the Tea and Chocolate Festival in Ottawa the other day. I bought an admission ticket online and I also got a ticket for a private Japane...

The Canadian Coffee and Tea show

The Canadian Coffee and Tea show

I attended the Canadian Coffee and Tea show in Toronto last month. It is a trade show that is not open to the public. The show offers several dif...

CHA CHA TEA's 11th Anniversary

CHA CHA TEA's 11th Anniversary

October is CHA CHA TEA’s Birthday Month. October 2006 - 11 years ago - I opened my dream tea shop. I still enjoy being here every day.   Thank you ...

Touched by an Angel

Touched by an Angel

This is a note to myself. To remember a story that a total stranger shared with me. A lady came in to the store this morning for the first time. S...

LEADx show & Article about CHA CHA TEA

LEADx show & Article about CHA CHA TEA

In September 2016, I came across a New York Times Best Selling Auther, Mr. Kevin Kruse's podcast "Extream Productivity". I have learned a lot from...