"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11. The roasters at Sweet Mae's Coffee Co. stamp this verse on the label of packaging of their aromatic, hand-crafted coffee products. Without a doubt, He does have giant plans for this fledgling boutique … [Read more...] about Sweet Mae’s Coffee Co: A Hidden Gem in Ahoskie, NC
Ethiopian coffee is a serious matter in the African nation, Ethiopia “Buna dabo naw” meaning “Coffee is our bread” “Buna tetu” meaning “Drink coffee” These are Ethiopian coffee expressions, a clear reflection of the role coffee plays in Ethiopian culture. From food, life to interpersonal relationships, coffee (in this nation) also plays a pivotal … [Read more...] about The Cultural Tradition of Ethiopian Coffee
You sip it… On your tongue, you feel the extraordinary taste, and wonder…where does it come from? Kenya. That is the name you hear or read on the package. Though quite close to the coffee-birth country (Ethiopia), it wasn’t until late in 1893 when Kenya began the cultivation of coffee. However, it began started under tremendous restrictions by the British colonizers. Only a … [Read more...] about Exploring the Time-Honored Coffee Traditions of Kenya
Are you looking for the best gifts for the coffee lovers in your life? Whether you need a present for a co-worker, acquaintance, or someone you love, java is always a sight for sore eyes. Well... As long as they love coffee. But who doesn't? To say otherwise sounds like crazy talk! We did the hard work for you--scouring Amazon for the best gifts to … [Read more...] about The Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers (for any Budget)
What coffee maker type are you using to fix your morning (or evening) cup of Joe? You love drinking coffee. And if you're like most coffee lovers, you always try to learn how to improve your brewing skills. It turns out that you might need to look no further than your kitchen. The key is in choosing an excellent coffee maker to brew according to your taste … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Coffee Maker to Suit Your Lifestyle?