Monthly Archives: January 2015
In order to try out our sample, we enjoyed a special time sampling Celestial Seasonings Candy Cane Lane Decaf Green Tea and some treats with friends. Here is a pic of our little group below…
I found the tea to be very reminiscent of Christmas, with it’s smooth minty flavor. I love the fact that it’s decaffeinated because I have a problem drinking too many caffeinated beverages. I usually go hunting in my tea drawer for something with a hint of sweet and this is a tea that delivers just the right amount. A big plus is that this tea is also made with green tea. An excerpt from WebMD asserts the many benefits from drinking green tea here:
“Green tea has been shown to improve blood flow and lower cholesterol. A 2013 review of many studies found green tea helped prevent a range of heart-related issues, from high blood pressure tocongestive heart failure.
What’s good for the heart is usually good for the brain; your brain needs healthy blood vessels, too. In one Swiss study, MRIs revealed that people who drank green tea had greater activity in the working-memory area of their brains. Green tea has also been shown to help block the formation of plaques that are linked to Alzheimer’s disease.
Green tea seems to help keep blood sugar stable in people with diabetes. Because catechins lower cholesterol and blood pressure, they can help protect against the damage a high-fat diet can cause.”
For a healthy low calorie treat that does you good, I give Celestial Seasonings Candy Cane Lane Decaf Green Tea a huge
I received this product complimentary from Influenster for testing purposes.