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Cold brewing my own coffee

Sometimes, when I can tell what I’ll be craving for breakfast the day before, I’ll make a small batch of cold brew coffee. Nothing fancy. I’ll just let coffee grounds steep in the Fresh press in the refrigerator overnight and enjoy iced cold brew coffee in the morning. Cold brew coffee tastes smoother and less […]

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Good mornings c/o coffee from a friend

A friend messaged out of the blue a few weeks ago saying that they would send me coffee. When I asked why, they said, “because even if there’s lockdown we still have deadlines.” They sent me this pack of local coffee that they got at a trade fair. There are no markings that say where […]

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Coffee beans and Christianity

Some friends, who also happen to be neighbors, gave me Barako (liberica) coffee beans and salad greens last week. More than just friends, they have been siblings in faith, helping me in my (very unsteady) walk as a Christian. I’m the worst example of a child of God, so it’s great to find people who […]

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