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Tbt: Old Peru

Have a nice weekend everyone. Be sure to try the lucuma fruit if you can. It’s wonderful… Via Cardcow:  

Lucuma the “new” Peruvian Superfruit

Via Bloomberg: Peru has a knack for introducing superfoods to the rest of the world. Its rich geography, which includes portions of the Andes Mountains and the Amazon rainforest, has already brought forth high-protein quinoa and açai berries. The latest nutritional powerhouse to appear on global menus is lucuma, a fruit that grows at altitudes […]

Machu Picchu Monday

Monday! I heard of a new word for the moment in the weekend where you suddenly start thinking about the upcoming week, and slip out of “weekend mode.” The word is “Smonday.” It happened yesterday to me about 5:00 pm when I had a client email. Even if I work all day, the weekend is […]

Low Coffee Prices Hurting Peru’s Organic Farmers

Nick Brown from Daily Coffee News reports: A world leader in high-quality organic Arabica coffee production, Peru has struggled to rebound from the leaf rust outbreak that peaked there in 2014, affecting nearly half the country’s coffee farms. A fundamental part of this struggle has been the fact that as coffee production costs have risen, […]

Tbt: Old Peru

What…Thursday already. This week was a blur as we get ready for our upcoming trip to Peru. Have a nice weekend, be safe and happy. A Peruvian Haunted House (via Cardcow)

Machu Picchu Monday

It’s a hot one here in northwest Arizona. I’m liking the long days, but it means that I have to get up early to be able to do much outside. May you have a blessed week. I know it’s hard sometimes, but let’s be kind. (He whispers to himself.)

Tbt: Old Peru

Crazy week, but its all good. Have a great weekend. Here’s a classic: