Why I Love Coffee

Somewhere in East Africa: 600 - 800 B.C (ish) A shepherd is seen in the distance, attempting to herd his goats towards a small mud hut. Some goats are jumping up and down, while others are racing around in circles. After much yelling, shoving and pushing, he manages to get the goats into a small … Continue reading Why I Love Coffee

Le Grand Dame

I was 17 years old, at my very first job in hospitality. At a fine dining establishment to boot. And I was timidly approaching my very first table I had ever served. I had gone through a month of training; learning table numbers, menu items, service of wine, table etiquette, how to silver serve potatoes, … Continue reading Le Grand Dame