A New Coffee Discovery


I've been making coffee since the age of nine or so and consider it a therapeutic thing. Is that weird? Especially considering I didn't drink coffee until I got hooked on Starbucks in high school, and actually started drinking coffee coffee in college (go figure).** When M and I lived in a dorm, I picked…

Steinbeck on Love


While doing research for one of my posts, I came across a letter that John Steinbeck wrote to his son about falling in love, and love advice in general. It is funny how people are constantly searching for the "right" advice on things such as this, and I couldn't help but feel that Steinbeck put…

For the love of…Valentine’s Day?


Some Valentine's Day fun!: So, today is Valentine's Day. Most single people absolutely despise this day. But, even before my Facebook status went from "single" to "in a relationship" I LOVED Valentine's Day. In fact, this is probably my least favorite Valentine's that I have ever had, but that is entirely my own doing. I've…