Espresso at Home

I’ve had an espresso machine on my home brew bar for the past decade. I love it. ⁣What began as an idea to save a few dollars instead of paying for lattes every morning at neighbourhood cafes, has evolved into a full blown passion. ⁣ Like anything in life, there is always the initial start-up … More Espresso at Home

Coffee Roaster of the Month – Blossom Coffee Roasters

Tucked away on the Eastern shores of Vashon Island across the Puget Sound from Seattle, Washington is a coffee roaster that I am thrilled to have as the Coffee Roaster of the Month for October. Blossom Coffee Roasters (previously known as Vashon Coffee Co.) has quickly become a beloved coffee roaster by many in the … More Coffee Roaster of the Month – Blossom Coffee Roasters

The Chemex

The Chemex: Iconic multi-cup coffee brewer…or glorified flower vase? There is no other coffee brewer that I feel is more polarizing in the specialty coffee community than the Chemex. I cannot even remember how many conversations I have had with friends who fall into one camp or the other. Say what you will, but the … More The Chemex

notNeutral Mugs

I own six. So I guess you could say I have a problem? Or maybe I just have a deep appreciation for aesthetically pleasing mugs that are also well crafted?! The iconic notNeutral LINO collection is what captured my attention many years ago and continues to be one of the most well loved by baristas … More notNeutral Mugs