If you always wanted to sit down for tea with Oprah Winfrey, you’re a step closer these days. At Starbucks and Teavana stores, the media mogul’s fans can order up Teavana Oprah Chai Tea, described as a “bold infusion” of cinnamon, ginger, cardamom and cloves, blended with loose-leaf black tea and rooibos. Starbucks will make a donation to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation for each product sold.
Celebs like Katy Perry, Ben Affleck and Will Ferrell have all been trying out a new concept in dessert consumption. Yes, now we’ve pretty much heard of everything: Cake-in-a-Jar comes to us from Food Network’s “Ace of Cakes” star Duff Goldman, who delights in stuffing slices of his famed buttercream recipe into colorful mason jars. Various flavors can be mixed and matched. From $14 at www.duffscakemix.com.
Much buzzed about for her buff body, fitness fanatic Jessica Alba recently selfied her love of G-loves workout gloves. Now we know how the mother of two has reclaimed her pre-baby shape and protects her hands in the process. Fun, funky and functional G-loves (Alba’s are from the Neon collection) are for g-uys, too. $45. www.g-loves.com; 888-304-0596.