CAffeine dreams

Caffeine dreams

entrepreneurship + all things coffee + Lively Adventures

April 4, 2019

If you’re reading this, I apologize in advance for further complicating coffee. You know the difference between light roasted and dark roasted coffees, you know what countries you typically like to buy coffee from (I’m a big fan of Ethiopian coffees) and you may even k...

September 21, 2018

Drinking coffee before a discussion can help people stay focused and feel better about the people in the conversation, suggests a new study that appears in the Journal of Psychopharmacology.

“We see coffee being served in many meetings but found very little research on...

September 17, 2018

Even the heaviest coffee drinkers are less likely to die early than people who don’t drink coffee, new research finds.

It’s another piece of good news for coffee lovers, and it gets even better. It doesn’t matter what kind of coffee people drink — that includes decaf an...

August 21, 2018

1.) Coffee with sugar can turn you into a little genius for a while because the combination of caffeine and glucose activates certain sectors of your brain. The caffeine in coffee acts as a mild stimulant to the central nervous system. This neuronal activity triggers t...

August 7, 2018

Ludwig Van Beethoven used to brew his coffee with exactly 60 beans.

Before it was cool, Benjamin Franklin would frequent coffee shops. He would hold political meetings and play chess. He even told his sister to send his mail to his favorite London coffee shop.

Voltaire w...

August 1, 2018

Do you work in an office that provides free coffee for it’s employees? Do you still find yourself wasting 15 minutes in a Starbucks line on your way to work; only to shell out $7 for a Venti Verona Roast?

If this is you, you might be part of the pandemic that is sweepin...

July 26, 2018

1. The first webcam watched a coffee pot

The first webcam came about in 1991 in the most relate-able way possible for coffee lovers. Dr. Quentin Stafford-Fraser and Dr. Paul Jardetzky of the University of Cambridge set up a camera with software they created to monitor t...

July 18, 2018


This person is not playing around. They need an energy shot to the face to conquer Rome, or just their deadline. So they order the smallest thing on the menu, a combination of liquid crack and magic. 


You like coffee. Kinda. The milk foam is your favo...

July 4, 2018

It’s a crazy time to be in the coffee industry. It seems like every day there are new brands hitting store shelves or popping up on Instagram. The question is, how many different coffee brands do we need?

We’ve been working on building our brand, telling our unique stor...

June 28, 2018

1. Coffee Houses and Shops

You may think that coffee houses and coffee shops are a modern invention, but actually, King Charles II of England proclaimed a ban on coffee houses way back in 1675! The reason for the ban? King Charles II feared that his enemies were meeting...

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September 17, 2018

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