Tag Archives: Coffee

Eat Sweet, and Talk Sweet

It’s been a long time now since we had our Rotary student, Kivilcim,  who lived with us for six months.  Our own daughter, Mandy, was also in Rotary, but in Sweden at the time. Kivil was bubbly like a songbird … Continue reading

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I Love a Coffee Shop that’s Nauti

I occasionally visit the big coffee establishments, there are really just two in Canada and both are international.  But they don’t have the warm of an independent coffee shop. Without being negative about the “giants” I want to share my … Continue reading

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I’m a Stranger here to place called Earth

I imagine no one will believe me when I say I met an alien from another planet sitting in Starbucks. It could have been a dream or was it? A tennis goddess, asked to sit at my table and wanted … Continue reading

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Stop the day, let’s rewind back and start over

Every day I glide out of bed, smile on my face at 5:30 just before the alarm goes off and I feel refreshed, energized and exuberant to face challenges and daily chores. You think I do?  You neither eh?  Everyone … Continue reading

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How to Drive a Business Into the Ground

I went for walk yesterday with a friend and we passed by a coffee shop that has had it’s ups and down in success. My friend casually commented on how the owners could give lessons on ” How to Drive … Continue reading

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Great Coffee and a View – Bean to the Beach

In addition to the books that I read, I have decided to share posts about places to eat in beautiful Penticton, B.C. As I have been here since 1992 I can honestly say I know this city’s restaurants and the … Continue reading

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