coffee Archive

October 30, 2011

Coffee, gelato, bad book

We chose a new neighbourhood in which to stay in Rome this time, close to the Pantheon. I was hesitant, knowing that it would be close to a tourist site, packed with people and teeming with the sellers of cheap toys and cheaper umbrellas. But our apartment is six flights up, overlooking a quiet(ish) piazza. […]

February 09, 2010


In response to recent questions: I found my little coffee maker on-line. You, too, can find it. So far, I’ve tried it three or four times and have not yet found the perfect coffee to water ratio. It cost $60.00. Well, it is electric, you see. It’s a little larger than I expected, but […]