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más MAS #1

más MAS is a new feature I’m adding to the Critical MAS blog. These will be links to things that I’m doing that are outside of this blog. In this first edition, I will catch up on the first half … [continue reading]

Brewing Coffee With the Kalita Wave

My latest coffee brewing tutorial is up on INeedCoffee. This one is for the Kalita Wave.

Kalita Wave Coffee Brewing Tutorial

kalita wave pour brew

In the next month, my plan is to replace the espresso tamping article, the french press tutorial and the … [continue reading]

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

This book is a quick read with an important message.

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink has been a hot book this year. The core message is that carrot and stick approach to motivation … [continue reading]

That Time I Got a Cease and Desist From Starbucks

With all the talk about the new Starbucks location opening up that will serve alcoholic drinks, I think this story is relevant.

Way back in 2001, INeedCoffee published a collection of Espresso Martini recipes. One drink recipe used a Starbucks … [continue reading]

Seize The Day

Over seven years ago, I received an article submission for INeedCoffee by Myron Joshua. He wrote a profile on author and coffee fan Saul Bellow. I decided that one of these days I was going to get around … [continue reading]

Sleep and Other Updates

Good news. I’m now sleeping a full 7-8 hours each night. A few nights ago I slept in until 7 AM, which worked out to 9 hours and 15 minutes. It has been years since I have slept in that … [continue reading]