Coffee is one of those things that a large majority of us feel like we can’t live without. We can barely get out of bed in the morning without it, but how much do we really know about the people who grow it? There are several reasons why I think you should care about where your coffee comes from. From the coffee hills of Burundi, here are some of the most important…
IT FEELS GOOD
It feels good to know that your coffee came from, “The third hill on the left.” It makes you feel even better when you can picture the farmer on that hill. As humans we crave connection with what we consume, that’s why we love farmer’s markets, right? When you drink coffee from a specific origin, you get connected. So we could almost argue that it’s healthier for you ;)
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