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Postby Jon Townsend » Feb 29th, '08, 15:45

I am 66 and just now discovered loose leaf tea brewing. Always been a coffee drinker and still enjoy a latte made with Jamaican Blue Mountain. I have a damaged heart but 25 % still works. I have my own "bucket list" and now tea is on it. When I was young I was in Special Forces and put in 3 tours in Vietnam. I had a SFC Binas who made tea every morning EVEN when inserted into N. Vietnam. I understand now and I too appeciate tea in the AM.
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Postby Victoria » Feb 29th, '08, 16:07

Hey welcome!! Loose leaf is a whole world unto itself! You will find lots of info here and plenty of helpful advice.

Isn't Lexington right across the river from Madison?
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Postby Jon Townsend » Feb 29th, '08, 17:11

I don't think so.
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Postby Victoria » Feb 29th, '08, 17:22

OK, my bad! It's been a lot of years.

Anyway welcome, and be sure to check in on TeaDay and tell us what's in your cup!
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Postby Jon Townsend » Feb 29th, '08, 18:16

Madison Co. Is across the river to the south. Were you meaning the county? Jon
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Postby Chip » Feb 29th, '08, 18:18

Yep, welcome to TeaChat, Jon. Hope to see you on TeaDay and hear what your sipping these days!
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Postby Victoria » Feb 29th, '08, 18:20

I could say yes and not sound so dumb. ;O)

But no, I thought Lexington was on the river. My father's family was from Madison; although my Dad was born in Louisville.
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Postby JM » Feb 29th, '08, 19:11

Greetings from another newbie.
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Postby Trey Winston » Mar 1st, '08, 16:17

Welcome :D
I also came from coffee to loose leaf tea, and then I discovered this forum. Don't miss coffee much :)
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Postby Jon Townsend » Mar 1st, '08, 16:24

I am also amazed in the subpression of appetite.
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Postby skywarrior » Mar 2nd, '08, 02:23

Welcome!
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