My poor teapot. She’s getting worn out after 4 years of warming up water nearly every morning for me.
I added a teapot to our wedding registry — a bright shiny red one with a fancy handle — but I can’t imagine getting rid of this one.
It sat on my stove in Findlay, in South Bend and now in Chicago, boiling countless mugs-worth of water.
I drank chamomile when I couldn’t sleep, herbal Tension Tamer when I felt stressed, green tea with honey for girlfriend chats, black vanilla to jolt me awake in the mornings.
I even made tea for Mike one of the first times he came over to my apartment.
I might even like it more than Diet Coke (gasp).
Here are some of my favorite teas, for anyone looking to try some.
For early mornings:
For something sweet: