Phase 1 of opening Parker’s Cup

Phase 1 of Parker’s Cup coffee shop ! Here is some pictures of the construction inside and outside building. It’s a small space but it’s ours and it’s coming along !! We are launching a Kickstarter and we would love your support to help with a few minor things. We will post it here at…

How to Brew Barista-Level Coffee at HOME

I’ll admit it: I was pretty far into my adult life before I learned to appreciate coffee. I had dropped my son off at a morning class and had 45 minutes to kill before picking him up. Having nothing else to do, I stopped in a local cafe and–against my better judgment–ordered a cup of…

Clash of the Blends

Good Morning! Picture waking up to the humming of a bamboo flute, the kiss of cool air on your body and the patter of rain on your bedroom window. Spring time has always been your favorite season due to all the rain your city gets and it is so tranquil to listen too. Today is…

Chakra and Coffee

Good morning! Picture waking up to the whisper of healing chakra and the cool kiss on you body from the fan. You head to the bathroom and splash some cold water on your face to wake up. It’s only 5:30 am and you feel your soul dancing to the sound of your body. You put…

You made it! The day is over.

Good evening! You made it! You woke up relaxed and got your day started with yoga and coffee, powered through the afternoon with Yerba Mate and now your day is done. You get through the door kick off those toe pinching shoes, turn on the smooth jazz and throw on something comfy. You head to…

Coffees Kiss

This picture resonates with me because this is what we should be doing with that extra hour before getting ready for work. Not standing in line away from a peace of mind in a coffee shop line. Getting up in the morning with my husband and cooking breakfast and drinking our first cup coffee of…

Let’s Read !

My spring reading list ! I encourage all of you guys to not only keep at it with your businesses but also take time to read something relaxing, enjoyable and fun !

Tips To Stay On Track With Your New Year’s Resolutions

But oftentimes these resolutions fall by the wayside. In reality, only about 8% of people keep their resolutions. Whether they are too vague or too lofty, too difficult or don’t fit your lifestyle, there are many reasons your resolutions just don’t work out.   Tips to Make Them Stick Fortunately, there are a few simple…

Latte Art

Latte art has been around since the 1980s, but has become a current fad in modern society. There is even a world championship for the competitive-type baristas – seriously – bracket-style, head-to-head matches between the competitors pouring their artistic masterpieces into cups, and the winner walks away with a pretty impressive cash prize.   The…

Creating a New Life-Kindle Edition

Going through my day from the moment I wake up to the time I climb back under the sheets I have to battle people, thoughts, desires and work. I was getting overwhelmed with the fact that I was working hard to become a better me in all aspects but it seemed to get harder and…

Accessorize Your Coffee

There’s not much better than a well-brewed cup of coffee. The smell. The flavor. The warm feeling. The boost in energy and mood. Regardless of the time of day, a great cup of coffee can make it just a little better.     But what goes into making that great cup? We know you need…