Archive for the 'Coffee & Tea' Category

Presenting Coffee

Posted in Coffee & Tea on November 13th, 2023
Presenting Coffee
Presenting Coffee

This is a good start to any day, but especially Monday. I’ve got to admit though that there’s some days I’d prefer to start with the coffee. And no, as I’ve painfully discovered, you should combine to things. Down that path lies painful burns and a loss of focus. (โŠ™_โŠ™;)

Post Halloween Morning

Posted in Coffee & Tea, Humor on November 1st, 2023
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Post Halloween Morning Is Often Interesting
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Yeah, for those without a full-time sexual partner or partners – and a few of us with those – the morning after Halloween can be interesting… dare I say spooky scary? You just never really know who you’ll be having coffee with. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Hot Cuppa Irony

Posted in Coffee & Tea, Humor on July 30th, 2023
That's A Hot Cuppa Irony
That’s A Hot Cuppa Irony

“Make Tea, Not War,” is definitely a hot cuppa irony since tea and the love of- and addiction to it has been the cause of war, e.g., the misnomered Opium Wars. Also, the Tea Act and its results was one of the sparks for the American Revolution. So, making tea is hardly a choice vs. making war.

True Bravery

Posted in Coffee & Tea, Humor, Society on May 30th, 2023
True Bravery
True Bravery

I’m ex-Navy, so yeah; this is funny! Trust me, true bravery is drinking coffee in your dress whites. And Tropicals? *snort*

Starting Off 2023 Right

Posted in Coffee & Tea, Food & Drink, Society on January 1st, 2023
Starting Off 2023 Right
Starting Off 2023 Right

Rituals, both the burning of what I hated about 2022 and the pre-midnight bathing to remove the residue of the dead year, over and a good, if short by normal people’s standards, nights sleep – all to help with starting off 2023 right.

And yes, for all of us who love women, this is the best way to start a year off – with a woman and hot cup of your favorite caffeinated beverage, most likely in that order – a Black woman and equally strong and black coffee in my case.