Myōan Eisai was born in the 12th century in what is now Okayama. A Buddhist priest, he was the first to bring to Japan not only the practice of cultivating and consuming matcha tea, but the traditions and ceremonies of Zen Buddhism as well. As an organic producer of Japanese […]
Nikki Fotheringham is a green living writer and author who is always searching for a kinder, more sustainable way to live. “I’ve always tried to live consciously and tread carefully on the earth,” she says “But I really feel like I found my happy place in Matcha Zen.