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Introducing the Champagne of Coffee

Introducing the Champagne of Coffee

What makes Jamaican Blue Mountain so special? Did you know that only 0.1% of the world's coffee makes up Jamaican Blue Mountain?? It's true! It is the champagne of the coffee beans! Each bean is checked for quality before being shipped to us. The growing conditions on...

10 Reasons to Drink Coffee

10 Reasons to Drink Coffee

☕️ Studies have shown that coffee drinkers can reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes by as much as 50%. ☕️ Protect your liver :  supports liver function and four cups per day were shown to reduce cirrhosis risk by up to 80%. ☕️ May reduce the risk of depression:  Women...

Learning from a Master Roaster

Learning from a Master Roaster

My husband and I flew to the Island of Hawaii' for the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival in November.  While we were there, we participated in coffee farm tours and purchasing green Kona coffee beans that I roasted right there on the Oka Family Farm!  We became friends...

Greetings from Kona, Hawaii

Greetings from Kona, Hawaii

Today, live from Kona, Hawaii, we will be joining the Oka Family Coffee Growers at their local Hawaiian Coffee Plantation. Their Coffee Plantation began as a simple family farm in 1890 and today, they are celebrating the 4th generation of the original Oka family...

Jill, an Amazing Woman, Friend, Avid Equestrian

Jill, an Amazing Woman, Friend, Avid Equestrian

2021…. Jill, an amazing woman, friend, avid equestrian. A rough year for most of us. We lost a dear friend last week. Not only a friend but an incredibly accomplished woman. One of the artisans to my company. She was even more talented than I knew! She NEVER told me...

Not a Hallmark Movie

Not a Hallmark Movie

Aren't we all a bit nostalgic? I love small towns, mine is Whitehouse, Texas. Do you ever miss the 'old days' of small towns where everyone knows your name? I do too! Tonight we enjoyed "Christmas in the Park" in Whitehouse, Texas. Going back into the past of small...

Bonfires & Hoodies – Autumn in Texas

Bonfires & Hoodies – Autumn in Texas

My favorite time of the year in Texas is Autumn! We have an annual 'ranch day' where we invite family and friends to come down for a day of horseback riding, fishing, bonfires and brisket. My cowboy is the master of the grill.. He has attended several cooking schools,...

Did I tell y’all that I love horses?

Did I tell y’all that I love horses? When my hubs and I want to go on a quick ride, we saddle up Lucy & Cody and take a ride to my sisters-in-law homes a couple properties down the road. Well, this weekend, it was quite entertaining! We stopped by Pat’s home to...

Meet the Newest Members of Our Ranch!

Meet the Newest Members of Our Ranch!

Meet the newest members of our Ranch - Miss Chloe Rae and Lil' Bit We have cattle, and my husband saw the neighbor's Border Collie, Jake, work our cattle last year.  He said it was like watching "dog ballet" versus brut strength and aggression. His dog made it look...

The Importance of Coffee

The Importance of Coffee

Coffee has always been an important part of my life, especially working as a corporate and commercial flight attendant. It was necessary for those crack of dawn flights as well as the 'Red Eye' flights. Black gold! Now, later in my life living on a ranch in Texas, it...