#Coffee Shops

Building the Valley: Coffee shop debuts in Vandergrift on the heels of successful 'sister' site in Freeport

If you had to pick a day to hold the grand opening for a new shop serving up steaming hot cups of fresh-ground coffee, a cold blustery one might just be the ticket. The whipping wind sending light snow dancing through the streets of Vandergrift’s business district on Nov. 18 proved to be the picture-perfect setting for the debut of Grant Ave. Coffee Co.
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Millbury Chain of Lights brings holiday cheer, supports local businesses

MILLBURY, Mass. - The Millbury Chain of Lights returned for its 23rd year Sunday afternoon. People could make nearly 40 stops around town, which had experiences like holiday shopping, live music and performances, activities, raffles and food. If you wanted to get around town, you didn't have to worry about walking or driving, old-fashioned trolleys provided free transportation throughout the day.
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Top 5 Saugerties, NY Cafés You Must Visit This Winter

It's that time of year again. We have to start putting on our big winter coats, scarves and gloves to brave the (almost) winter weather. We are going to see a lot of cold, cloudy days ahead of us as the season progresses. This is why I don't understand why some people feel that winter is their favorite season. It is cold, it is bleak, and it can be yucky.
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Do I need a license to sell homemade food in Illinois?

(WTVO) — The holiday season is one of the most popular times for baking in the country, as people will be making treats for family and friends get-togethers. But many residents might be wondering, however, if they can make a profit off of their holiday treats. A state law that was updated in 2021 allows […]

24 Hours in Galata, Istanbul

The cobbled streets and old-fashioned charm of Galata are a world away from the hectic mosques and bazaars over the water in Fatih, yet no less integral to Istanbul’s rich and ancient history. As you cross the river from Fatih and Sultanahmet – the ‘Old City’ where the majority...

In Portland, Connecting Japanese Tea With Mexican Coffee At Electrica

Coffee shops are the setting where bridges are built between cultures, communities are galvanized, and relationships are formed. Back in 2018, a newfound friendship made at Kiosko coffee shop between two aficionados would lay the groundwork for the now industry veterans to bring their project to life. Angel Medina, Founder of República & Co., has teamed up with Seiji Nanbu to open their new cafe: Electrica.

New Order Coffee reopens with new location and owner

After closing during the pandemic, New Order Coffee Cafe has made its return to metro Detroit by way of St. Clair Shores. New Order Coffee’s "cereal milk lattes," cold brews, and electric-roasted coffee are being served at a new location at 25107 Jefferson St. The company originally opened stores in Detroit in 2017 and in Royal Oak in 2019 before shuttering in 2020.

The best cafés in Hanoi’s Old Quarter you should try when visiting Hanoi

Housed in old apartment blocks or deep inside small alleys in Hanoi’s Old Quarter, five coffee shops have become part of the capital’s old charms. Dinh Coffee on the second floor of a small attic at 13 Dinh Tien Hoang Street in Hoan Kiem District has become a familiar address for domestic and foreign tourists to Hanoi. The entrance of the 40-year-old café is quite small and narrow, bearing the characteristics of Hanoi’s Old Quarter.

16 Grocery Store Holiday Coffees To Put Some Cheer In Your Cup

We may receive a commission on purchases made from links. Why does this time of year possess such enchanting properties? Perhaps no one can explain the sorcery of the holiday season, but at the first-ever tones of "Silver Bells" coming on the radio there seems a dusting of magic in all of the mundane. With the first heavy snowfall we finally understand Norman Rockwell's muse, cabin fever is suddenly cozy at home, and a cup of coffee is no longer a mere vessel to a caffeine high — a steamy mug of something warm, like so many other things, temporarily becomes a talisman of all that makes the holiday season good.

Best Restaurant In Dubai Mall

Best Restaurant In Dubai Mall – The city of Dubai is most people’s dream come true. Everything is in the popular domain. Think luxury, high-end communities, the iconic Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Fountain, and the Dubai Mall’s wide variety of restaurants. It includes hundreds of affordable restaurants...

Pt.2 A Guide to the Best Coffee Shops in LA

There are so many coffee shops in LA that it was impossible for me to compile all of them in the first post. So, this is a continuation of my first post “A Guide To The Best Coffee Shops In Los Angeles, Including Black-Owned Businesses.” I will continue to update the list with coffee shops that have made a lasting impression on me.

Why the Mylar Bags are Important for Coffee?

Coffee needs to pack and preserve in a sturdy and air-tight packaging solution. Mylar bags have all of the traits which a coffee needs for protection. Custom Coffee Bags can design in different sizes, shapes, and styles. A client generally surges toward the most staggering and tempting looking. In any...

Brilliant Ways To Use Old Shipping Containers

Most people think of shipping containers as nothing more than big metal boxes used to transport goods from one place to another. But did you know that these massive containers can also be repurposed for use in your home or business? That’s right, with a little creativity, old shipping containers can be turned into some seriously cool purposes. Check out these brilliant ways to use them:

Fun Things to Do in Minneapolis — Featured by Redfin

Last week, I was asked by Redfin to share my favorite things to do in Minneapolis, Minnesota! (Check out the full article here: Fun Things to Do in Minneapolis: 13 Can’t-Miss Activities for New Residents | Redfin) Below is a brief excerpt from the article — including a few recommendations I had shared. Of course, please feel free to see all 13 recommendations here on Redfin’s blog!

The 8 Best Donut Shops In Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis, Tennessee, might be best known for its blues, barbecue, bluffs, and as the birthplace of Rock n' Roll, but Grind City (so-called for the city's NBA team, the Grizzlies, whose motto is "Grit and Grind") wakes up to some of the best donuts in the U.S. Home to historic...

How To Spend a Long Weekend in Athens

Last month, I left behind the grey, wintry skies of London and jetted off to Athens for four days of sun, sightseeing and great food and drink. Planning a trip to the Greek capital? My Athens city guide has all of my recommendations for things to do and places to eat, drink, shop and stay.

Snow creating logistical issues, supply chain challenges in Seabeck

SEABECK, Wash. — A new weather system could add to the nearly one foot of snow that has already accumulated in parts of Kitsap County. Residents of Seabeck told KING 5 that the early winter snow is creating challenges for business owners who are trying to get both themselves—and their product—into their shops.

Vancouver -My Favorites and the Best Local Coffee Houses

Choosing my favorite local coffee houses in Vancouver was a difficult endeavor, there are so many great choices! People say I’m passionate about coffee. They know me well! Coupled with travel, I’ve taken to exploring and writing about the coffee scene wherever I roam. I have a passion for supporting local roasters and coffee houses. One city I go back to time and time again is Vancouver, Canada. It’s one of my favorite cities because it combines incredible nature with everything you’d expect from a city that’s fun to see and explore. Look no further than my review when you want the best coffee in Vancouver, British Columbia!