So here’s to you Mr. Martinson et al

“In 1898, Joe Martinson started roasting coffee in New York City based on a simple promise: quality.  He went to the docks everyday and personally selected the best coffee beans, roasting them… and packing them… to ensure a fresh cup of coffee, every time.  Legend has it… the phrase ‘Cup of Joe’ was coined basedContinue reading “So here’s to you Mr. Martinson et al”

Unintended almost consequence

Wow, I’m really doing it. Blogging. Never thought it would happen. I co-starred as (half a) subject in a blog – my wife had the vision to start blogging way back in 2002 about our trip to Ireland – but I’ve never written one.  Until today.  I was laid off last week and decided, withContinue reading “Unintended almost consequence”