Wrapping your hands around that delightful warmth and breathing in that calmness and tranquillity. The ritual of a cup of tea will always bring comfort and reassurance that the small things really do make a big difference. Here at Sheets on the Line, we understand that a great tea blend can nurture the mind, body and soul. That’s why we are lovers of Brisbane’s own West End Tea Co. Not only are their teas 100% organic and delicious, but they also have medicinal benefits. Here are some of our favourites to soothe the soul and give your body that extra loving and kindness.Namastayinbed - Insomnia + Relaxation
A fragrant blend of organic chamomile flowers, rose petals and calendula petals. These herbs are renowned for their calming and relaxation properties as well as praised for their functions in digestive aid. This tisane assists with insomnia and a general calming of the mind, making it the perfect before bed tea to sip on.
A subtly sweet and floral green tea blend made from organic green tea, jasmine flowers, rose petals and vanilla bean. Rose Petals are known for a number of medicinal benefits, stimulating and also maintaining healthy digestion, alleviating menstrual pain, and high in vitamin C, which means it's antibacterial, known for working wonders for the skin. Green Tea is also renowned for a number of health-boosting qualities, but it's most famous for its high antioxidant components of EGCG (epigallette-cachin-gallet) which is the most potent antioxidant present in the plant.
Made from organic ginger root, lemon myrtle, hibiscus petals, lemongrass and liquorice root, these herbs are known for their digestive aid properties, helping to stimulate gastric juices that promote healthy digestion. It also holds antibacterial properties from the hibiscus and liquorice root that help to boost and stimulate immune systems. A little bit sweet, a little bit spicy, the only thing this blend is guilty of is loving you too much.
An enchanting blend of organic lavender, hibiscus petals, apple pieces, cardamom pods, ginger root and vanilla bean. Some of the most widely known benefits of drinking lavender tea are its ability to promote restful sleep, relieve stress and anxiety, reducing inflammation and soothing digestive issues of stomach bloating. The addition of spicy ginger root in this blend is one of the best known remedies for soothing an upset tummy and reducing nausea from motion sickness or morning sickness. Brewing up a cup of ginger tea holds high levels of amino acids and vitamin C, as well as offering various trace elements such as zinc, phosphorus, and calcium.
An incredible spicy blend of organic black tea, cinnamon, cardamom, star anise, fennel, nutmeg, clove and vanilla bean. Cinnamon is known for its ability to help control blood sugar levels and aid in healthy digestion. Fennel is another key ingredient in this chai spice mixture, it’s thought that its fibre content helps to lower LDL cholesterol. It is also known to have high levels of potassium, vitamin C and antioxidant properties. In addition to these spices, the cloves have been added for their antibacterial properties, and cardamom for its aid in digestion, and its ability to help strengthen the immune system.
Soft herbal tones and slight spicy flavours, this blend is made from organic linden flowers, sarsaparilla root, hibiscus petals and ginger root. The linden flower has traditionally been used for its gentle sedative effects and used in herbal sleeping aids and relieving anxiety. Sarsaparilla is known to bind with toxins in the blood and is also a diaphoretic which means it helps to promote excretion of toxins through bodily waste and sweating.