If using no-boil bags, pour 8 cups of water into a pitcher; steep tea bags until desired strength is achieved; add sweetener and stir.
If making traditionally, bring 8 cups of water to a boil; steep tea bags in water until desired strength is achieved; add in sweetener and stir; remove tea from heat and let cool.
The great thing about this recipe is that it is completely customizable. If you like stronger tea, you can use a 3rd tea bag. If you like sweeter tea, you can add more sweetener. These instructions are just a basic guideline to get you started.