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Why Morning May be the Worst Time to Drink Coffee

It’s official, we now know that the morning is not the best time for you to consume coffee. I mean, you can, and with real no side effects from doing so, but it isn’t the healthiest or most logical choice … Continue reading

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Coffee in the Olympics – Why Not!

With the 2012 summer Olympics right around the corner, we wanted to give our opinion on a current depate – coffee should be allowed by Olympians. While some believe that coffee should be banned entirely from the Olympics to make … Continue reading

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How To Get Out of KP (Kitchen Patrol)

My dad told me a story about how, during World War II, he was assigned to “Kitchen Patrol” (KP). One particular day, his job to fill the coffee carafes and set them on each table. He saw these large vats … Continue reading

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Varooooooom Cream Please

My husband, who is not familiar with the standard lingo of American coffee houses, did not know that when ordering a coffee drink you need to tell them “with room for cream”. That way they don’t fill your cup up … Continue reading

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Ladies, He Might Be Irish, but . . .

About 6 years ago when I was an apprentice roaster, a little Italian woman came into the shop I was running. Her first question: “What’s your nationality?” “Irish” I quickly responded. “Your a Mick. Shouldn’t you be in a bar … Continue reading

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Gimme a Double Shot of “Espresso Love”

This past summer I worked at Esquires Coffee House in Surrey, B.C. (Canada). It was a place with a really cool atmosphere so guys would always be bringing their girlfriends by for coffee. One night, a young teenage couple came … Continue reading

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Drinking Coffee Since Age 2 — Believe It!

I have only my mother’s recollections to pass on and she recently passed away at the age of 92. According to her memories, we (my parents, my brother and I) were living in an old home which had been converted … Continue reading

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Sally, the Chihuahua Caffeine Addict

Yap, yap, yap: “I want my coffee now!” And as we all anxiously awaited, still wakening from the night’s sleep, my Aunt Merle went through the steps to brew us all that first pot of morning coffee. Sally continued to … Continue reading

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Make Great Iced Coffee This Summer

Iced Coffee has become a recent craze among coffee drinkers seeking a cooler alternative to the hot cup of joe. During the summer, many coffee lovers enjoy the refreshing coolness of iced coffee. Iced coffee is commonly made in two … Continue reading

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Cuisinart Is In!

With a reputation of quality, Cuisinart is an incredible brand with a range of appliances, such as coffee grinders and coffee brewers. Coffee Maker Guide shares my enthusiasm for Cuisinart as they believe that “by the name alone, a Cuisinart … Continue reading

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