I fall into the realm of "bright and happy people-person", and so, naturally, I was instantly drawn to Scout Coffee Company, conveniently placed on Garden St. (Isn't that nice?). Scout is a new establishment in San Luis, only 8 months old, and their business is rapidly growing. Coming from my old home at Lucky Llama in Carpinteria (another, fairly new, family-owned coffee house), it was a joy to see this shop also doing so well. How could they not, though, with their exquisite interior design and pristine beverage menu...Read More
I started working in coffee shops when I was 19. Within my first few months in the industry a question arose: How do these people do it? I couldn’t understand the appeal of customers showing up at the same coffee shop each morning, ordering the same drink, and heading off to the same day job every-single-day. It seemed expensive and, to be honest, routinely boring. Yet, there were so many people that held strong to this pattern...Read More
One might think this post would be about calming down on the coffee intake and switching over to drinking more herbal teas. Wrong. I love coffee too much to ever suggestion such preposterous advice. You’ll have to look elsewhere for guidance on subduing the addiction. Rather, today I wanted to share a fun fact with ya’ll about the difference of caffeine in lighter to darker coffee roasts...Read More
My husband opened my eyes to this coffee making delight.