Coffee and beer…

Now that we have most people in America becoming acclimated to the” Third Wave” of coffee,(if the term “Third Wave” is new to you don’t feel bad.   I recently learned the  term myself!),  now it’s time to expose you to a whole new way of drinking coffee.  Coffee...

Roasting Coffee is Manufacturing

Roasting Coffee is what again? I was recently met with a business coach from the Indiana Small Business Development Council. It’s great meeting with someone who can give you an unbiased view of avenues, ideas, programs, etc. that are available to your company....

Coffee grinds. I hope this is insightful!

So I figure I should probably post SOMETHING about coffee.  I mean this is a coffee page right?  Anyhow, I get questions all the time about whats the difference between coffee grinds.  Which grind is best for this style of coffee.  What’s the best grind for...

Stay focused.

Stay focused.  Finish what you start.  Finish strong. Go the distance. Keep your eye on the ball.  I placed stay focused first because as you take steps to grow as a person, its easy to lose focus as to why you started in the first place!  As my son works to get...

Zionsville is vanilla. It’s community. It’s home.

Yesterday was the day before Easter.  Easter in a community means one thing.  Easter egg hunts.  As a matter of fact it kicked off the first event of the year for the Zionsville Lions Club.  Now the significance of this event to me is that I recently submitted my...

Coffee for Haiti… Coffee for Good

Today the YesIm In High School group from Zionsville went to Haiti for their Spring Break Missions Trip.  I was fortunate enough to be a part of the fundraiser. It’s funny how things work for good. Coffee is a great way to help do great things. Anyway. I found...
Coffee Break… Let’s Roast Coffee.

Coffee Break… Let’s Roast Coffee.

  Now… Let’s Roast Coffee My kids are on Spring Break for the next 2 weeks and my wife is a teacher in the same school district as the kids.  Crazy right?  So that means I now have moved from working by myself to the center of entertainment for a...

Two bad bricks…

Occasionally I read a chapter out of the book, “Who Ordered This Truckload of Dung” by Ajahn Brahm.  Funny name for a book, but its full of inspiring stories.  Well, the book starts out with a story called “Two Bad Bricks”.  In the story he...

Happy Trails… Gunslinger

One of my favorite movies of all time is Shane.  Shane is a drifter with an air of darkness.  Throughout the movie, we get the impression that there is a VERY STRONG CHANCE that  Shane was a gunslinger trying to turn over a new leaf.  In his goal to get a new lease...
The Best Coffee for Mom

The Best Coffee for Mom

Nothing but The Best Coffee for Mom. Now more than ever both mom’s and dad’s work at least five days a week. Let’s face it, out of all of the people in the house the hardest working is mom. After a week of running everywhere, Saturday mornings should...