Author: Matt Westenburg

The best brew for you: Understanding coffee brewing methods

The best brew for you: Understanding coffee brewing methods Whether you’re ordering from a coffee shop or making coffee from home, coffee brewing techniques can seem like a foreign language. There are many different methods of brewing coffee and each one uniquely affects the flavor, aroma and finished product. However you take your coffee, we’ll help you understand what it takes to get the perfect brew. Better beans, better brew It may seem like common sense, but the coffee beans you purchase will determine how good your cup of coffee is. If you’re buying cheap coffee beans or storing...

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Triathlons are as diverse as triathletes

Triathlons are as diverse as triathletes Triathletes are not all the same. Men and women of all ages participate in these competitions with individual goals and motivations. Just like the triathletes who compete in them, triathlon races are not all the same. The courses have various elevation, thematic, and distance differences that make them unique. In general, there are four different lengths of triathlons. Sprint triathlons Sprint triathlons are great races for your first competition or for seasoned triathletes to go out and have fun. These races combine swimming, biking and running in shorter distances. Most Sprint triathlons include...

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Travel is priceless. Airfare is not.

Travel is priceless. Airfare is not. Travel experiences are priceless, but unfortunately, airline tickets still cost money. Don’t let the cost of airfare dim your wanderlust. Here are some money-saving tips that will help your travel dreams take off. Keep it secret. Browse incognito Have you ever found a great deal on airline tickets, only to have the price jump the next time you search for them? This happens because the airlines pay attention to your online searches and adjust the prices accordingly. If they see you looking at a Paris vacation, the cost of tickets to Paris will...

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