Chronic Illness as a Caregiver: Don’t Burn the Whole Candle

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Heavy Content

  Being a caregiver for someone with a chronic illness sucks. There, I said it. Watching someone you know and love live in constant pain, or watching them slip away from themselves and who they’ve always been is a battle in and of itself. Nothing can prepare you for watching Continue Reading →

Where are the Action Figures for the Real Heroes

Desert Sage and I were having a conversation recently relating to Jessica Alba’s recent appearance on Conan (Conan O’Brien’s TBS talk show) where she talked about her new movie, Sin City:  A Dame to Kill For, and her action figures.  A clip of that part of the interview can be found Continue Reading →

Why We Geek (Part 1)

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Tea & Geekery

Mister Tea here again, popping up like our own little Silent Bob for my one (hopefully) meaningful monologue for this particular movie.  I have come to tell you “Why We Geek.”  Or, to explain a little bit why so many of our teas are named to reference various television, movie, Continue Reading →