How coffee shop music affects your mood

Ever wonder how some stores have the ability to somehow get you to end up with more in your cart than you originally planned? There are many factors that can contribute to this: The way items are displayed on the shelf, the eye-level in which they are displayed, the lighting in the store, and so [...]

By |2018-07-13T17:40:41+00:00July 25th, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting, Farmer First, Roastery|Comments Off on How coffee shop music affects your mood

What does the type of coffee you drink say about you?

Drinking coffee is good for you. Not only can a few cups a day lower your risk of a heart attack, even smelling coffee can make you less stressed out. And the type of coffee you drink? Well, that can actually say a lot about you. Thanks to the folks at the Coffee Tasting Club, we have a (somewhat [...]

By |2018-07-13T17:10:38+00:00July 13th, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting, Farmer First, Roastery|Comments Off on What does the type of coffee you drink say about you?

The Trends of Coffee Consumption

The National Coffee Association (NCA) report on American coffee consumption in 2017 shows we are one very caffeinated nation. This might not come as a shock as we see Starbucks and other coffee chains, along with local coffee shops, as staples in nearly every city in America. What is surprising is the type of coffee we’re drinking. [...]

By |2018-03-05T14:23:14+00:00March 21st, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting|Comments Off on The Trends of Coffee Consumption

Benefits of Learning a Trade Skill

We understand that the skills of a knowledgeable and experienced barista are highly important to the success of our business. From a basic understanding of coffee to production, processing and roasting, to extraction and brewing, etc., this is a well-practiced trade skill. You may not realize this, but demand for skilled workers has been on [...]

By |2018-03-05T14:06:46+00:00March 7th, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting|Comments Off on Benefits of Learning a Trade Skill