chai

The First Chai Try

The first time I tried chai was in the kitchen of my parent’s house, and served by my younger sister.  “You have to taste this—” she insisted, pushing a mug across the countertop to me.  She refused to elaborate on its contents.  The flavors, she said, would speak for themselves.

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I think I'm Cheating

Cheating on Tea with Hot ChocolateOn Tea. With Hot Chocolate. Almost every day for the past month I find myself making hot chocolate, and I feel guilty! I’ve taken breaks from tea before, switching suddenly to water or juice until I go back, refreshed and ready for more. But I’ve never before turned to hot chocolate as a regular thing, and its making me wonder why I’m doing it.

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