Hello 2017!

Wishing you a very happy new year!

Cheers!
anne (who loves coffee more…

Places to Drink Coffee in Los Angeles (West Hollywood): Smith and Tait

In an efficiently designed, sun-lit space on Huntley Drive is West Hollywood’s newest coffee shop: Smith & Tait. Co-owners Lauren Hogarth and Alexandra Morton are partners who had been working in film production and graphic design, respectively, before following their dream of opening a coffee shop. When I stopped in last week, I had a chance to chat with them a bit, and they are really cool girls – very down-to-earth and friendly. And they love coffee – damn fine coffee, to be specific. Click on post title to continue reading…

5 Delicious Holiday Blend Coffees to Try This December

It’s been scientifically proven* that the holiday season causes chronic exhaustion. This is why it has also been scientifically proven* that there is no more important month for coffee drinking than December. Even if your coffee drinking is just a stop-gap for warding off the sleep deprivation resulting from your very own 5 a.m. Christmas Day small-child-alarm-clock, who cares? It gives you energy, it smells divine, it’s delicious. And, in my humble opinion, if you’re gonna be drinking coffee this holiday, you should make it the most special coffee you can find…