The Console Wars

Emily & Matt are back and here to discuss the console wars. Which video game system is best? Matt has a clear horse in the race but he spends a lot of the time denying this. During this time they drink another Bigelow Botanicals cold infusion and Emily speaks her mind about this. The flavor is Cranberry Lime Honeysuckle but is it their cup of tea? Listen to find out.

Lazy Nights

Matt and Emily are back, listeners of TeaBD! Emily talks about the topic of lazy nights in the sole purpose of telling Matt about her Friday night. She puréed a pumpkin!!! Your favorite hosts drink a cold water infusion from Bigelow Botanicals. Was this Blueberry Citrus Basil their cup of infusion? Listen to find out!

Samples & States by Population Density

Matt & Emily are back on the podcast, talking two new mini-topics! Emily is talking samples, mostly the free kind. Do they get you interested in buying a product? They get Emily into them. Matt’s topic is are the US states by population density. It’s an interesting discussion. They’re also drinking a couple of mouthfuls for tea, Matt has Tumblewood Tea’s Rooibos Lemon Beehive Honeybush tea and Emily is drinking Big Easy Sweet Green Tea with Lemongrass Pineapple and Barley. Are they their cups of tea? Listen to find out.

Pikmin & Shoes

Matt & Emily are back with a rooibos tea and friendship for this installment of TeaBD. Matt talks Pikmin and Emily talks shoes while also attempting to start a new segment—recommendation corner. Your favorite tea drinkers drink Steep by Bigalow’s Rooibos Hibiscus tea. Listen to find out if this is their cup of tea!

Ice Cream & Halloween Candy

This week on the podcast, Matt & Emily are talking all about treats! First they’re drinking the ultimate treat, tea: Matt is drinking the London Tea Company’s Zingy Lemon and Ginger while Emily has the Dollar Tea Club’s Ginger Peach. Then it’s time for mini-topics, Emily’s is the delightful summer/anytime treat, ice cream and Matt is talking about Halloween candy. They each make Top 5 lists for both topics!

Acquiring A New Skill

Matt and Emily are back with a tea that’s not a tea, much to the surprise of your favorite hosts. They are drinking PlumDeluxe’s Butterfly Pea Flower, a drink meant to be mixed with lemonade or a cocktail or another type of tea! Matt’s topic this week is acquiring a new skill and he talks all about the skills he’s acquired recently and why it’s important to keep learning things! Listen to this episode to acquire a wonderful conversation!

The Feeling of Getting Home From Work

TeaBD is back! Matt & Emily talk about the feeling of getting home from work—while drinking tea—a great thing to do when you get home from work! Matt’s tea was Lychee Bellini by DAVIDsTEA and was both disappointing and surprising. Emily’s tea was Tea Pig’s Darjeeling Earl Grey but also she had earl grey ice cream recently. Listen to hear this great conversation!

Celeste & Masks

After last week’s brief trip into the multiverse, your hosts Matt & Emily are back to drinking tea and talking undetermined topics! This week, they’re drinking Steep (by Bigelow)’s organic English Breakfast tea and Matt’s mini-topic is the indie videogame Celeste, while Emily’s mini-topic are the all-important masks that hopefully everyone out there is wearing while in public!

Already Bean Decided: Metroid & Medieval Queens

Already Bean Decided is BACK with another episode from these two coffee drinkers. Matt and Emily, like always, have decided each other’s topics and they share their research while exploring some of the ways to drink coffee! Matt’s topic is medieval queens and he shares about Empress Matilda and her escapades. Emily shares about her beloved videogame series, Metroid, and does a GREAT job reporting what she learned during her 10 minutes of research! Listen to this episode to learn more about coffee!


Matt & Emily are back LIVE in Riverside Park. They talk about Matt’s topic, the television show Archer, and continue their conversation about texting. Spoiler alert, it gets contentious. Emily brought Spice Professor’s White Summer white tea for this exhilarating conversation. This tea was purchased to share on the podcast but was it their cup of tea? Listen to find out!