The World’s Rarest and Most Expensive Coffee

  What is the world’s rarest and most expensive coffee?   Black Ivory Coffee   What makes it rare? only 150 kg in total were produced in 2015 (i.e. very limited production) sold primarily to five-star hotels in Thailand, Maldives (i.e. very selective market) available in only one retail store… Read moreThe World’s Rarest and Most Expensive Coffee

Winning the Lottery or Paralyzing Accident—Which ‘Test’ Would You Choose?

    None of us knows what lies ahead. Of this we can be sure, however, we will be tested. Some ‘tests’ are quick ‘pop quizzes’—unexpected, easily passed, designed to let us know if we are learning life’s lessons or not. Failure is readily remedied. Others are like college exams… Read moreWinning the Lottery or Paralyzing Accident—Which ‘Test’ Would You Choose?

What Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

  This week I’ve been asking myself, what do I really want from life? Simple question, but not so easy to answer. Yet, it has profound impact on our journey.   Just to survive   The effort required just to survive, easily consumes our days. We get up, often dragging ourselves… Read moreWhat Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

Mushrooms in Coffee?

    When it comes to coffee, there are drinkers, lovers and connoisseurs.   Drinkers want a hot beverage, but not tea or chocolate. Brand, quality, and even taste doesn’t matter much, as long as it’s cheap (i.e. inexpensive) and tastes like coffee.   Lovers must have their coffee. Their… Read moreMushrooms in Coffee?

Which of these 5 core values define you?

  The Greek philosopher Thales was asked what is the most difficult thing. “To know yourself,” was his reply.   Perhaps that is why few of us look at ourselves in the mirror and ask, “Who am I?” It’s a difficult question to answer.   We say, “I’m a teacher.”… Read moreWhich of these 5 core values define you?