Coffee Blog

Coffee asks, Mint Chocolate & Christmas?

There is a faint minty smell hiding under the regular odour of coffee. That same minty smell can be found in each sip paired with the bitter roasted woodsy note of chocolate. The blends of flavour linger on the tongue long after the warm brew has made its way from tongue to tummy. Mmmm, mint… Continue reading Coffee asks, Mint Chocolate & Christmas?

Memoir & Life Stories

Photo Prompt 42: Moving Parts Slowly Grinding to a Close

Use this image as a prompt to create a post and reference back here. You can come back and share by posting your link in the comment section below. That’s it! Can’t wait to view your posts… Moving Parts Slowly Grinding to a Close I can see her there, she was standing with a slight… Continue reading Photo Prompt 42: Moving Parts Slowly Grinding to a Close

Coffee Blog

Flavoured Coffee, the virtual kind

There is a sweetness to the scent this morning that influences my expectation about taste. The taste, however, surprises me because it is shockingly bitter. It isn’t an unpleasant taste though. The bitterness fades into smoky notes reminiscent of vanilla. If we were having coffee I would offer you a Coney Island Caramel flavoured coffee.… Continue reading Flavoured Coffee, the virtual kind

Writer's Tool Box

My views on writing supplies.

I don’t see myself as a hoarder but an avid collector. I pair it down.I use it up.I turn around and it is piled back up!Coloured pens, pencils and highlights galore.Notebooks and paper piled roof to floor.I’m chained to the grammar, punctuation and letters turned word.When it comes to writing supplies my reasoning is blurred!… Continue reading My views on writing supplies.

Memoir & Life Stories

Photo Prompt #41: Baking with memories

Use this image as a prompt to create a post and reference back here. You can come back and share by posting your link in the comment section below. That’s it! Can’t wait to view your posts… Baking with memories It is funny how the sight of any of gram’s belongings can draw up memories… Continue reading Photo Prompt #41: Baking with memories

Memoir & Life Stories

Weekly Smile – Pictures & Memories

Some of you many know that my mother passed away in the summer. I know, its weekly smile, and so please let me explain. My older son asked for a picture of grandma to put in his room so I dragged out the thumb drives to find one for him. The picture I found is… Continue reading Weekly Smile – Pictures & Memories