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November 12, 2021

Ep 31: Uncovering The Hidden Tea Houses Of The World with Monica Kieff of Travel Through Tea

What's up TEAmigos?! Have you ever wondered where the best tea houses are in the world? Have you ever walked into a tea shop & was overwhelmed with options? In this episode Vince hosts Monica Kieff of the Travel Through Tea I...

October 28, 2021

Ep 30: The Evolution Of Fitness For Longevity with Conor Millstein

Welcome to Fresh Steeps, uncovering the health benefits of tea for your active life. Today Vince hosted Conor Millstein founder of Inside Out Movement Systems. We all know the benefits of movement and the importance of fitnes...

October 22, 2021

Ep 29: Using Tea As A Creative Outlet with Nazanin of Tea Thoughts

What's up TEAmigos?! Welcome to Fresh Steeps, uncovering the health benefits of tea for your active life. My name is Vince LaPelusa, tea lover & chemical engineer with a passion for healthy practices. I am honored to be your ...

October 10, 2021

SHOW UPDATE! We Are Rebranding

What's up TEAmigos?!? You may have noticed some changes to the show. I wanted to stop in & give you a little update on what's going on! If you have any questions or comments reach out to me via Instagram DMs ( Insta link here...

September 26, 2021

Tea Deep Steeps Ep 3: The Effect Of Time & Temperature On Tea

In Ep 3 of the Deep Steeps series, Vince answers the questions, "Why does tea leave a dry feeling in my mouth?" or "Why my tea is too bitter?". This episode feeds directly off "Ep 2: What Is In Tea? A Scientific Breakdown Of ...

September 24, 2021

Ep 28: Connecting The Mind & Body For Quicker Recoveries

In this episode Vince hosts Tim Borowski. Tim is a myokinesthetic practitioner & healthcare entrepreneur (if you don't know what that is, don't worry he will explain!). Tim & Vince unock the amazing benefits of tea, herbs, & ...

September 03, 2021

Tea Deep Steeps Ep 2: What Is In Tea? A Scientific Breakdown Of Your Cup Of Tea

In Ep 2 of the Deep Steep series, Vince answers the question what is in my cup of tea? With his scientific background as a chemical engineer, he is interested in learning why tea tastes the way it does & what effects the flav...

September 01, 2021

Ep 27: Making A Change For Those With Disabilities

In this episode Vince hosts Drew McNamara, founder of Creative Souls. Creative Souls provides opportunities for individuals with disabilities to earn money by creating art printed onto shoes and apparel. Making an impact one ...

August 10, 2021

Tea Deep Steeps Ep 1: What The Heck Is Tea? History & Varieties

Starting your tea journey & looking for a place to begin? Interested in a brief history of tea? Ever wonder what the differences are between green & black tea? This is episode one of the Tea Deep Dive series, where Vince brea...

August 05, 2021

Ep 26: Tea, Jiu Jitsu, & BS w/ Matt & Paulie of the Porrada Podcast

The TEAmigos Podcast is dedicated to helping you discover tea is more than a drink, it's a lifestyle. Often times Vince questions in his daily life just how tea impacts his lifestyle. Well this episode, with its nonchalant & ...

July 22, 2021

What Is This All About? TEAser For The TEAmigos Podcast

What's up TEAmigo?! Question...have you discovered tea for the first time & now just need more? When you hear tea mentioned, do you picture a crappy tea bag (*cough* Lipton *cough*)? Are you looking to begin your tea journey,...

July 07, 2021

Ep 25: Understanding Your Life's Purpose w/ Chrystyna Strumbos of Dawn Human Design

In this episode Vince hosts Chrystyna Strumbos of Dawn Human Design. Have you ever wondered about your life's purpose? Have you ever felt an inexplicable pull towards someone, something, or somewhere? Have you ever wanted to ...

June 24, 2021

Ep 24: Herbalism in Depth w/ Abril of Beauty, Herbs, & Tea

In this episode Vince hosts Abril of Beauty, Herbs, & Tea. Abril is a herbalist who started Beauty, Herbs, & Tea because she believes in the power of herbs & how we can partner with them for a healthier & happier life. Abril ...

June 17, 2021

Ep 23: Getting Your Energy Back w/Jay Feldman

In this episode Vince hosts Jay Feldman. Jay is a health coach & independent health researcher with the goal of providing you with the tools you need to get your energy back. Jay & Vince discuss all about health & our diets. ...

June 15, 2021

Ep 22: The Inner Workings of the Film Industry w/ Robert Yanik

In this episode Vince hosts Robert Yanik. Robert is a film producer, music video director, & Vince's cousin! Robert & Vince talked about tea, shared stories of their family & childhood, discuss films & the industry, fitness, ...

May 24, 2021

Ep 21: Matcha, Mushrooms, & Meditation w/ Ari & Chris of Hone

In this episode Vince hosts Chris & Ari, founders of Hone. Hone is mushroom matcha company on a mission to provide holistic optimization & natural energy for people in an ecologically responsible way, & develop a progressive,...

May 17, 2021

Ep 20: Taking Those Scary Next Steps w/ Jenna Knutson & Reid Pettersen

In this episode Vince hosts Jenna Knutson & Reid Pettersen. Jenna & Reid are real-estate agents in the Twin Cities & good friends of Vince. Jenna, Reid, & Vince have a wild conversation talking about topics like sasquatch, te...

May 04, 2021

Ep 19: Discovering Your Passions w/ Tori of Siply Tealicious

In this episode Vince hosts Tori of Siply Tealicious. Tori is a tea blogger, podcaster, & lover of all things tea. Tori & Vince discuss the gruesome history of genmaicha tea, life as a tea lover, discovering your passions, th...

April 22, 2021

Ep 18 (pt 2): How Tea & Global Health Law Mix w/ Jani the Health Geenie

This is part 2 of a 2 part episode. In this episode Vince hosts Jani, the Health Geenie. Jani is a global health lawyer with a passion for bringing healthy living to all. Jani & Vince touch on topics like COVID, racial inequa...

April 22, 2021

Ep 18 (pt 1): How Tea & Global Health Law Mix w/ Jani the Health Geenie

This is part 1 of a 2 part episode. In this episode Vince hosts Jani, the Health Geenie. Jani is a global health lawyer with a passion for bringing healthy living to all. Jani & Vince touch on topics like COVID, racial inequa...

April 12, 2021

Ep 17: Deep Dive Into Tea w/ Nicole Wilson

In this episode Vince hosts Nicole Wilson. Nicole is an award winning tea educator for the Tea For Me Please blog. She has been studying & writing on tea for 13 years! Nicole & Vince discuss the vast differences in the many t...

April 07, 2021

Ep 16: CBD In Tea w/ Jordan Gill

In this episode Vince hosts Jordan Gill, founder of Jordan And Janes Tea Company. Jordan & Vince discuss herbs & our relationship to them, hemp tea, tea ceremonies & meditation, the Jordan And Janes story, & we answer the que...

March 22, 2021

Ep 15: Woodworking, Tea, & Bobsledding w/ Eitan Troyansky

In this episode Vince hosts Eitan Troyansky. Eitan is a woodworker, BJJ practitioner, & overall interesting man. Eitan & Vince discuss tea, woodworking, BJJ, self-defense, & bobsledding??? Check out Eitan's wood work on Insta...

March 12, 2021

Ep 14: What Makes The Perfect Cup of Tea w/ Danielle of Tea & Me

In this episode Vince hosts Danielle of the Tea And Me blog. Tea And Me is a blog dedicated to exploring tea deeper while experimenting & having fun! Danielle & Vince discuss a whole bunch about tea, specifically matcha, her ...