Why the First Cup of Coffee Matters

“The coffee does not give me power. I give power to my coffee.” — Wes Watson

One of the worst feelings is disappointment in a lousy cup of coffee, especially if it’s the first cup of the day, especially on the first day of the workweek.

As a former barista, I know it’s not just coffee drinkers; the tea drinkers are just as bad. If what was poured is not up to a glorious, life-giving standard, then it feels like the whole day is shot!

Why?