Tea of Joy and Happiness
Lady Feoneafey the Kitchen Witch
1/2 cup dried calendula petals (fresh or dried
1/2 cup chamomile flowers (fresh or Dried)
2 tablespoons grated orange peel(fresh or dried)
1/4 cup chocolate mint ( fresh or dried)
1/2 tablespoon ground cinnamon
honey ( or diet appropriate sweetener ) to taste ( alfalfa or star thistle honey is most excellent in this tea)
Mix all ingredients together well..
( if you use one dry ingredient use all dry ingredients..)
( if some of your ingredients must be fresh, then store this mixture in the freezer up to 3 months for between uses.)
then, to a tea ball or other type tea strainer add 1 teaspoon of herb mix for each cup of tea you will make then add 1 extra for the pot. add water that has been brought to just boiling, cover and steep 5 to 7 min. strain as you serve or not if you plan to read the tea leaves.
this is also pretty good served cold with a slice of orange ( in place of lemon)