Caffe Casa

Today Matt has a dress rehearsal for his Choral Christmas concert from 5:30pm-11pm so I figured that I would find a coffee shop to hang out in and read some Sonia Sotomayor. We parked at the First Presbyterian Church of Kalamazoo for Matt's rehearsal which is right downtown so I just walked around until I... Continue Reading →


Third Wave Coffee

I came to Third Wave on a whim. I had just finished a Peace Corps doctors appointment I felt was exceedingly intrusive, so I decided to celebrate making it through with a sweet coffee treat. I looked up coffee shops near me on google maps, and that is how I discovered Third Wave Coffee. This... Continue Reading →

Atomic Coffee – guest post

Atomic coffee was the only shop in downtown Royal Oak that was open after Courtney Barnett x Kurt Vile. WHAT A SHOW. Elaina and I both agree the drummer was mesmerizing and that Courtney and Kurt balanced each other out very well.   Jen Cloher was the opener and her songs felt like being read... Continue Reading →

Electric Eye Cafe

My friends Eva, Payton and I stopped by here on the way back from a nice, long walk to the river. I was very excited-- I have been waiting to try this place for quite some time. It has only been open since July, but from the first time I saw it I was intrigued.... Continue Reading →

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