Coffee Drips: Making Your Morning Routine More Special

by Grace Bonney

As the weather gets colder, my morning jaunts over to Five Leaves for coffee have gotten fewer and far between. Normally this would mean I just start weaning myself off coffee and become a major grump, but thankfully Julia has introduced me to the world pour over coffee. It’s not that I’d never heard of that method, but I always assumed it was more complicated and time-consuming than it actually is. It’s become a part of my morning routine and I love the little steps that have started to form themselves as part of my muscle memory. As much as I love the pour over vessels we use now, I’m always on the hunt for something that makes any daily process a little more special, and these two handmade pour over vessels (one from Japan, one from California) would be such a sweet way to start the day. I just wet a standard coffee filter so it molds to the shape a bit better and you’re good to go! Here’s to lazy holiday mornings with lots of fresh coffee… xo, grace


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