Octopus Coffee

Some recent digging in the archives led me to this old gem. Minimal photos, but the world needs to know about this place. Octopus Coffee was a lucky hit! The long, windy course of our 2016 road trip took me to the airport in Grand Junction, Colorado… at 5:30 a.m. Needing coffee intensely and immediately, I

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Coffeeshop Series: Bluestone Lane Collective

There’s nothing I love quite like a perfect café, but apparently I’m on the wrong continent for that. Bluestone Lane is a series of cafés and coffeeshops inspired by the coffee culture in Melbourne, Australia–hence why you’ll hear so many Aussie accents from the baristas and employees. The café I’m reviewing is Bluestone Lane Collective

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Coffeeshop Series: The Best Coffee in Brussels

Is it any surprise that I’m writing about coffee again? I’ve been reminiscing a lot on my time in Brussels lately, and was struck by the amount of time I spent working in coffeeshops. Every free second I had was either spent in a park, on a train, eating frites (more on that later) or

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Épicerie

Do you ever get asked about your desert island meal? You know, the food that you would choose to eat for the rest of your life if you were stuck on a desert island? Well, I found mine. It’s at Épicerie Café & Grocery in Austin, Texas. 

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Coffeeshop Series: Five Great Spots for Coffee in Bozeman

What in the world would I do in a world without coffeeshops? I truly don’t have an answer. I’d probably just mope around and be the worst. Luckily, that’s not our reality. As such, I found you five great spots for coffee in Bozeman, Montana. Bonus: they’re all on Main Street, which means you can

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Coffeeshop Series: San Juan Coffee Company

The San Juan Coffee Company in Lake City, Colorado, opened this past May. It took over the spot on Silver Street that Mocha Moose used to inhabit. After hearing rave reviews, this place definitely didn’t disappoint. I headed here to enjoy quiet time with my thoughts/caffeine, but I doubt this place is ever quiet! Serving an impressive

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