Hello, coffee lovers and curious drinkers!
This post is meant to serve as a quick-n-dirty intro to myself, the blog and how I adopted the coffee lifestyle...
I'm Autumn, better known as your friendly "LACoffeeMate" on Instagram.
What started as a part-time job as a barista when I was 16 grew to become my greatest passion and lifetime love affair. After six years as a barista, one year as a bartender and mannnny college majors, I dove into the world of advertising and PR... But I couldn't stay away from my hospitality roots. What started as a school journalism project blossomed into a hard-working hobby, keeping my creative gears turning and my excuse for drinking copious amounts of coffee valid. (...)
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CoffeeMate is your utilitarian guide to LA coffee shops, dedicated to amplifying small businesses.
CoffeeMate also provides product reviews, lists, 101s and more.
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