Fair Trade

pexels-photo-235925Recently, Starbucks has been marketing its coffee as “fair trade”. It is something which they pride themselves on and gleefully inform their consumers of whenever they get the chance to. But what exactly does that mean? And why should we care?  Continue reading

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History of Coffee

pexels-photo-297755For many of us, coffee has been a huge part of our lives. In fact, most of us can not even get up in the morning without it. From waking us up in the morning to allowing us to catch up with old friends, coffee has done it all. Coffee has been there for a lot of us through the worst and best of times. That is all what it has done for us, but what about coffee itself? Where did it come from? How did this beautiful beverage come to be? Continue reading