Is It A Keeper: Homemade Caramel Latte

Is It A Keeper: Homemade Caramel Latte

I did something a little crazy last week. I threw out my gross Keurig. I came down the stairs one morning, took one look at the white gunky film that covered the inside of the water reservoir (despite my just cleaning it the week before) and thought to myself,...
Our Coffee Talks: Pushing Through

Our Coffee Talks: Pushing Through

Dear Mum, Perseverance, huh? Your timing on such a topic couldn’t be any more impeccable than it is right now as I battle trying to balance work and family life with the needs of a sick guinea pig and heartbroken daughter. And while I know balance is just an...
How to Persevere

How to Persevere

Our Coffee Talks is a letter, where we chat about the daily grind, the thoughts percolating in our heads, or the general ideas and shares of life after coffee.  Dear Daughter; Wow, you did it, you’ve written a novel. A whole novel! I am so proud of you. After...
Reaching Goals in 2017: First Quarter

Reaching Goals in 2017: First Quarter

January flew by quickly, meaning we are nearing the mid-point of our first quarter in the year (how can that be?). You might remember the yearly goals I put together for myself: Personal: Return to a morning and evening routine, making it simple, focused, and...
Reaching Goals in 2017: Cyn’s Plan

Reaching Goals in 2017: Cyn’s Plan

We lined up our goals for the year and in order to reach those mountain tops, this old gal needs to break the journey into smaller achievable (and measurable!!) objectives, in this case, quarterly targets. I can then plot my course backward, jotting the bite size...