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The longer one journeys through life the more ‘defining events’ we accumulate. Like the book of Job in the Bible reveals, our actions along with life’s events and outcomes, all have a way of refining and bringing out the essence of the person.

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COFFEE BEANS - Treat these magical little seeds, that have the potential to make your wildest dreams come true (well at least they will help create your wildest dreams as you sip on your liquid gold) with care... go and create a great coffee, drink it with purpose and let dreams and visions manifest before your eyes creating new worlds as you imbibe.

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Coffee -

 

 I think it is fair to say that without coffee there would have been no French Revolution, no enlightenment period, boring fiction, rhymeless poetry, illogical dissertations and meaningless coffee quotes.

 

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Australia, Coffee, Fire, fire fighter, first responders, Help, natural disaster, Relief, Salvation Army, Support -

Hey Essence Of Coffee friends, we are excited to let you know that we have started fund raising for the devastating fires affecting all of Australia. There is not one State that does not have a major fire being battled by the amazing first responders. Our prayers and thoughts are with them all.   A natural disaster like this is very close to Michaels heart as he was a teenager in Darwin, when on Christmas Eve, 1974 Cyclone Tracy hit and decimated the whole city. Every person had to be evacuated and he remembers the Salvation Army, being on hand...

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Do you ever find yourself needing a little pick-me-up in the middle of your day? You take a long nap only to wake up feeling rundown and more tired than before you rested. In your body, you have adenosine and adenosine receptors. When the adenosine binds to the receptor, it leaves you feeling drowsy. BUT, after sipping a cup of joe, caffeine enters your system (roughly 15-20 minutes) and binds to your adenosine receptor, preventing the adenosine from binding to the receptor. This allows you to feel more energized. When you sleep, your body eliminates adenosine. This results in fewer...

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