Small Business: I Don’t Know What I Don’t Know

You start in business because you have a passion for something, whether it is beautiful landscaping, making pies, coffee or whatever it may be.  That entrepreneur is moved to go into business because of their passion.  But what happens when you get into the business and you realize there is so much “stuff” to do…

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Caregiving

National Nursing Home Week is coming up May 8-14 and I wanted to speak a little bit about caregiving, as it is close to my heart. My husband was diagnosed with MS at the age of 28. We had just been married for 2 years. Thus began my journey as a caregiver … and a…

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New Business in Town!

Albany, OR, February 3, 2016 (Newswire.com) – Albany, OR – It’s such a unique business model that the health department wasn’t even sure how to classify it! Pacific Perks is a flat-fee mobile cafe that has been around since 2007 in SW Washington and the Portland Metro and just recently has expanded to serve the…

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2015 Best of Vancouver Award

VANCOUVER November 4, 2015 — Pacific Perks Coffee has been selected for the 2015 Best of Vancouver Award in the Caterers category by the Vancouver Award Program. Each year, the Vancouver Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that…

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go …

Owning a mobile café does have its challenges, but they are so easily overshadowed by the daily benefits we are fortunate enough to take advantage of. We relish in the fact that we get to drive new routes every day, experience new areas, cruise down new windy roads, and learn about industries we had no…

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Homemade Hot Cocoa Bar

If you are having a holiday gathering and want to do something special for your guests, a Hot Cocoa Bar is all the rage! In fact, Pacific Perks Coffee, LLC has launched a Gourmet Hot Cocoa Bar with a menu featuring the following drinks: Candy Cane Cocoa Snicker Doodle Smores Raspberry White Truffle Salted Caramel…

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Working Women

How do you do it all? As I sit down to write this, I have just finished a walk while listening to Kristin Tippet’s podcast with Brene Brown, which I highly recommend. Two things struck me as I started the walk. The first is that I actually questioned myself as to whether it was okay…

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