Fall Colors as Predicted by Pantone

Fall ColorsFall is almost here! This means new clothing colors! According to Pantone, the desire for tranquility, strength and optimism have inspired the Fall 2016 palette. Along with anchoring earth tones, exuberant pops of vibrant colors also make an appearance throughout the collections. Transcending gender, these unexpectedly vivacious colors in this palette act as playful but structured departures from your more typical fall shades.

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Madagascar Vanilla

1796987_241360346044032_2104529803_oAs the name implies, Madagascar vanilla originated in Madagascar. These vanilla beans contain flavor and aromatic qualities that make them the most popular and sought after vanilla variety. The flavor of Madagascar vanilla is rich, dark and creamy with an overwhelming sweet, buttery aroma. These vanilla beans are well-suited for many baking recipes, drinks and desserts.

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Rooibos Tea

Rooibos tea has gained popularity in the U.S. in recent years, as many want to take advantage of its ability to prevent illnesses. While this herbal tea has been around for hundreds of years, it only began being commercially traded in 1904. Many drink Rooibos tea for its plethora of health benefits, including some that we will list in this article.

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What’s New and Hot in Spring Fashion

Spring Fashion 2016Pantone has released its top colors for Spring 2016 fashion! The colors are a part of their semi-annual color report for the fashion industry, which is put together by a group of color experts around the world who have synthesized all the hues used throughout the forthcoming collections and merged them with the color trends they have been tracking globally. Mad Hatter’s Tea Room is here to break down these trends for you, so you can get started on what’s new and hot for Spring fashion 2016!

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Easter Sunday and Why it Changes Every Year

teaFor Christians around the world, Easter Sunday — the day honoring the resurrection of Jesus — is one of the most important days of the year. This sacred day is also consider a “moveable feast” because it can fall between March 22 and April 25 of any given year. For 2016, Easter Sunday falls on March 27. But why does it change every year?

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Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

teaGreen tea is one of the healthiest beverages one can consume, as it is loaded with antioxidants and nutrients that have powerful effects on the body. This includes such benefits as improved brain function, fat loss, lower risk of cancer, as well as many other great benefits. Here are a few of the many great health benefits of drinking green tea that have been confirmed in research studies.

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Holiday Preparation

Holiday PreparationIt’s that time of year again! Many may have already started preparing for the holidays, but some may be a little stressed on where to even start. Mad Hatter’s has few tips to you help you prepare for this holiday season and ease some of that holiday stress!

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Upcoming Events: A Day With Alice

Alice in Wonderland7Come meet the creator of the Alice in Wonderland themed Airstream trailer, Donna Wilson-Orozco on Saturday, November 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It is also Mad Hatter’s Tea Room’s 17th Anniversary! So come join the fun as Ms. Orozco gives us tour of her camper. There will also be someone reading a short version of Alice in Wonderland and characters in costumes! A photographer will be on hand taking complimentary photos with Alice’s chair or with Alice or any of the characters!

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