Pop-ups

Pop-ups

Fun pop-up clouds today. Well… fun if you’re a weatherbug. And I am. I’m still trying to figure out how cloud systems and weather work in Vermont, as it’s sooo different from the weather in...
Memorial Day Lawn & Garden Report

Memorial Day Lawn & Garden Report

Welcome to the Memorial Day Lawn and Garden Report. This is an azalea. Or maybe it’s a rhododendron. Herself says there’s hundreds of varieties of each… I just say, purty.The lilacs are blooming. There’s apparently lots of varieties of these,...
Trip to Middlebury on a Studio Tour

Trip to Middlebury on a Studio Tour

Middlebury, Vermont. Home to more than its share of craftsman and artisans… and large wooden roosters. This weekend artists all over the state are throwing open the doors to their studios, affording a first-hand look at the art of… well, art itself. First,...

Does WiFi Hamper Community?

Lots of coffee houses have gotten aboard the WiFi bandwagon: when it’s offered freely it’s a proven draw, and a valuable benefit for coffee-shop customers. But does it have a negative impact on the community aspect of the coffee house? Seattle’s...

George on George

George Howell is without question one of the most influential figures in the specialty coffee trade: founder of The Coffee Connection (swallowed by Starbucks in ’94), co-founder of the Cup of Excellence auction system, and once again a purveyor of fine coffees...
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