“Coffee has always been a significant part of my life. For me, it’s a chance to start my day and gather my thoughts – it’s fuel for my creative process.” ~ Connor Franta Coffeeholic Kate It is no secret that I am a proud coffeeholic. Awhile ago, I had gotten requests for my coffee order which led to me creating ….
“One of my favorite things is to have a three-hour conversation over coffee with someone.” ~ Andy Grammer Peppermint White Mochas It has been a hot minute (or month) since I did an If We Were Having Coffee post and it is high time I did an update. I write this from the snowy White Mountains of New Hampshire. I flew ….
“Cooking is all about people. Food is maybe the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat.” ~ Guy Fieri Friday Favorites While I still consider myself a newbie to Friday favorites I could not resist putting a twist on it and doing ….
“I can’t imagine a day without coffee. I can’t imagine!” ~ Howard Schultz Caffeine Junkie Oh Mister Shultz neither can I. Neither can I. Both Sarah over at LifewithLilRed and Jenny from SitBackAndJustLive are the inspiration for this post, having read their posts, literally with-in a couple days of each other back in April, I realized I needed to pay ….
“Cream-colored ponies and crisp apple strudels Doorbells and sleigh bells And schnitzel with noodles Wild geese that fly with the moon on their wings These are a few of my favorite things” ~ Julie Andrews First of all I adore Dame Julie Andrews, secondly can you believe in my over a decade (almost two!) of blogging I have never done ….
“I’m hard on myself, so I’m working on shifting perspective toward self-acceptance, with all my flaws and weaknesses.” ~ Gwyneth Paltrow If you saw yesterday’s post you know that I didn’t go home for Mother’s Day. And if you read last week’s recap, you also know I have been fighting the creeping crud, otherwise known as a Sinus/Ear infection. If you ….
“Coffee is a language in itself.” ~ Jackie Chan I stand in line behind throngs of people impatiently waiting to order their jolt of much needed caffeine before headed to work. The pliantness of summer is behind us and the frenzy of fall has begun. Even Starbucks is ready with Pumpkin Spice signs every where. I could blame my sister for my ….
“I can’t imagine a day without coffee. I can’t imagine!” ~ Howard Schultz I first fell in love with this velvety smooth made for summer beverage a couple years ago at a tiny unfortunately now defunct coffee shop. Yes that is right, years before Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts jumped on the coffee percolator. Of course, as with my luck with ….
“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” ~ Marcus Aurelius Who is the genius who booked an early morning flight which meant I had to get up at three and leave my apartment no later then four? Yup that would be ….
I admit this week I was off my game. With Mother Nature deciding to go into a manic depressive state, her mood rubbed off on me. I am a sun girl, and as such, when it goes all Noah’s Ark, my happy bubble deflates. This was not the week for my bubble to et go of some of its’ air, or ….