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Coffee and mandarins

We’re in the height of Summer here in Forest Lake, Brisbane and my coffee bushes in my small back yard have sprouted some good looking coffee beans.  15 more words

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It's time for some grounding!

While turning the inside of our house into our home, it is so easy to be distracted by the outside.    We have unpacked everything.  Repacked some things we don’t want or need anymore.  473 more words

Bermagui

Black Maple

Black Maple

Drink water
that is cold and clear
and hear ancient rocks pour
over the rockiness of your veins.

Watch for Black Maple
and Coffee Tree… 28 more words

Poetry

"Potting up" coffee trees

The right moment

In nature, coffee trees are accustomed to the loose, loamy, well-aerated soil of high elevation mountain tops. This means that after about a year’s worth of stagnancy in the gradually compressing soil of a container, your coffee tree will want to migrate to larger, more airy living quarters.  210 more words

The Most Amazing Scent

Never have I smelled anything so amazing as a blossom from a coffee tree.

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How climate change and a deadly fungus are threatening our coffee supply

In the next 24 hours, the world will guzzle 1.6 billion cups of coffee, the most popular beverage on the planet besides water and tea. It’s big business, too: Global coffee exports totaled $28.6 billion in 2013—after oil, it is the world’s most traded commodity. 520 more words