Monthly Archives: January 2011

Crying Shame!

It is a crying shame to have one’s coffee break interrupted!………. Especially by people coming into the shop!………. Especially when the coffee is a Balinese “Paradise Valley”! ………. Especially when the pastries that go with that coffee are Cherry and … Continue reading

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Stay on the Trail!

No this isn’t some metaphor for life. It was a good morning for being out with the snowshoes. 5 cm of fresh snow and temperatures just above -10c. Just stay on the trail! With the trail being packed and harder … Continue reading

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Its Gone!

Included in the batches of coffees roasted yesterday was a small batch of Bali “Paradise Valley”. Its gone! Sorry………………

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Roasting up a Storm!

Well not actually. At least I hope not. Roaster is cooling as I write. A number of batches. Some will go out tomorrow! Special order.

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Zen and the Art of Coffee Making

Just yesterday talking to someone who teaches Yoga thought that maybe she shouldn’t drink coffee too soon before a class, she said “It sort of doesn’t go with the idea…….Yoga is supposed to be meditative, relaxing!” Thinking on this I … Continue reading

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View With a Change!

So it is one thing at a time…..as we can. In keeping with some of the changes here (specifically in the back room and here on line), I have changed the view!

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Climate Change & Fairtrade

Climate Change,  Fairtrade and world markets

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