I posted this on my business social media page today:
“When you start making your own Espresso shots at home, ‘Expressively’ just for you, pay attention to these 2 important factors, in order to get THE best Crema.
Your Espresso Crema, is the creamy emulsion of the coffee’s oils, and acts as a lid on top of your espresso cup. If you don’t see a Crema forming on top of your espresso, your shot needs some tweaking.
- ⌛️If your shot is too short, meaning less than 18 seconds, your shot is watery due to ‘not tightening your ground enough’. Tighten your ground.make it finer.
- ⏳If your shot is longer than 25 seconds, your ground is too fine. Make your ground coarser.”
I am enjoying the focus I am giving to my little business. I do love the marketing aspect of it too, especially the photography.
On a different note, I am noticing the intensifying tension around me, outside.
The fear in people’s hearts, is real.
I am noticing, how souls are showing signs of withering. It’s absolutely frightening!
I am noticing increasing impatience, in how people treat each other.
I am also noticing, how some of those around me, are putting their trust in me, to lead them to shore when they start drifting.
My spouse is one of those.
I am noticing, his debriefing after work, is lengthening, however, it’s becoming more…trusting. Or maybe, I am growing more attentive?! I don’t know.
I try listening as a friend. Things are currently very shaky at his place of employment. Bleak news everywhere. So he comes home, needing a listening ear. And I am happy to provide that.
I don’t have the answers to anything around me. I don’t know where we’re all heading. But, I can talk business until the cows come home. My brain is always full of ideas. and maybe..just maybe..that has been my saving-grace lately?! …It could be I guess