If you want to become a green coffee buyer you better make sure you like coffee because your job it may make my morning good or bad. Read on to see what it takes to buy green coffee.
As a Romanian living in the U.S., I was often told by numerous Americans that the capital of my native country is Budapest, which is wrong, that we speak some Russian dialect, which is again wrong, or that our currency is euros which is far from being true. Their innocence was only matched by my...
Accessories are part of everyday attire. they are lovely, creative and fun. But do you know which accessories not to wear for your job interview? Here is a list of 10 women accessories you don't want to wear for an interview.
The fashion of ancient Greek woman was simple though nice. More draped then dress, she wore no more then a piece of fabric,wrapped around her body.
Everywhere in the world, people believe that there are other human-like creature that live a similar life. Their names varries by region but we mostly know them as elves, dwarves, and other spirits of nature.
K-cup coffees and the Keurig single serve brewing system have gained recognition among coffee consumers. But the coffee brewed in a single cup coffee maker is not for everyone. There are pros and cons to consider befor spanding time and money for the K-cup system.
Apparently, coffee and tea drinkers share a set of values (and vices) and you can tell their personality by the drink they prefer.
King Michael I of Romania was the last king to rule this country before the communism took over for half a century. Despite his tragic destiny as a head of state, King Michael of Romania is loved by most of Romanians and respected by other royal families.
This article is about the invention of paper coffee filters that we used every single day to brew our cup of coffee. A simple idea with a huge benefit.
Vintage and antique clothes require special attention to cleaning and storing. The cleaning part, when not done properly, could damage a garment forever. Here are some tips to help you keep your vintage and antique clothes in good condition.
Ophiuchus is a constellation located in SQ3 quadrant, bordering some other constellations like Scorpion and Sagittarius in the south and Aquila, Serpent and Hercules in Milky Way. Ophiuchus belongs to the series of Hercules constellations. Its place...
The Old zodiac is not good anymore. There is a New zodiac for as and even a brand new sign . Are we ready to change the old zodiac dates and signs with new ones? Or, it is even possible?
Brazil is the largest coffee producer in the world. In 2009 it produced almost 40 million bags of green coffee and exported over 27 million of them. Brazilian coffee is the base for the 90% of espresso coffee that in brewed on this planet. The...
When we buy a package of coffee, we do not always know it's origin, which country is coming from, what kind of coffee it is or how it tastes. But most of us know that Colombian coffee is one of the best out there. Lot of time, the package will say...
Every Thursday night our family has pizza for diner. We make it all at home. We make the dough in the bread machine, roll it, and follow our own pizza recipe. During the years, we manage to fine tune the process and today we think we have perfected...
Shade grown coffee refers to the coffee that grows under a canopy of one or more kind of trees as it has been from the very beginning. It is organic and sustainable and very good.
Consumed around the world, beer has a long and sometimes surprizing history. And maybe has a god of its own, as wine has Bacchus in Roman mythology
Decaffeinated coffee or decaf, as it is usually called, is a big part of the coffee business. Almost all major coffee brands have a decaffeinated version. But which one is the best? How do we know which one we like it or not. Luckily, some people are testing and rating all these decaffeinated...
Ely is a charming little town in upper Minnesota, by the border. It is really the "coolest small town" as Budget Travel magazine put it.
My cup of coffee can come from one of the 5 biggest coffee producers in the world but can also come from 48 other countries that produce coffee. The biggest world producer is Brazil, who makes about 15% of the coffee global market. It is said...
Coffeehouses originated in the Muslim world and the earliest ones is speculated that had appeared in Yemen around middle 15th century.
Coffee stimulates the production of gastric acid that gives some of us stomach aches. Low acid coffee may help reduce or eliminate this problem.
Turkish coffee on sand is not a myth, is just an old oriental method of making coffee. When I was a teenager I was fortunate enough to see how it is done and to taste its flavour.
At the time my daughter was born, I had already studied a book about infants and I was reading the one about toddlers. When I was done I stopped reading and moved on with other interests. Big mistake. As the years passed, I found myself puzzled...
Whenever I have doubts about my parenting skills, I open up a page from a book called Emile, read few paragraphs and then think about what I just read. This reminds me that parenting is an endless argument, very personal and subjective and that...
Too often, in my six years of retail, I've seen cases of lost children. Moms and dads, shopping with their little ones, have lost sight of them. I've seen the despair in parents eyes and I, myself, worried about the child's well being. So far,...
It is said that the literary character Count Dracula, The Vampire, had been inspired by a real person: Vlad Tepes, the prince of Valahia (Wallachia, for English speakers.) Dracula was created by Bram (Abraham) Stoker, an Irish writer who lived...