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Ultimate Gift Guide for Coffee Lovers

Ultimate Gift Guide for Coffee Lovers

We all want to get each person on our Christmas Gift List the perfect, thoughtful gift, that makes their eyes light up when they open it.  Right?  If there are more than a couple people on your list, that can be a lot of stress […]

The Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Today I’m doing things a little bit different.  I’m not going to post about coffee, because I have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award!  This is a pretty cool opportunity for me to share a little about myself, and then nominate 11 other bloggers […]

The Friendy Bean Coffee Shop – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

The Friendy Bean Coffee Shop – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

The Friendly Bean Coffee Shop has been around for quite some time.  It was always one of those places that I knew existed, but for some reason I could never manage to get myself to try it out.  I actually remember though, one time, years […]

How to Drink Your Coffee Black

How to Drink Your Coffee Black

When I first started drinking coffee, I guess you could say I didn’t know what I was doing.  I added way too much sugar and probably too much cream and flavored sweeteners too.  I also wasn’t buying good coffee, which only contributed to my over […]

What Does Your Coffee Say About Your Personality?

What Does Your Coffee Say About Your Personality?

  “I’m new to coffee, so could you take half of the regular version and mix it with half of the decaffeinated version?  Or would that be too weird?” – Will Ferrell on Kicking & Screaming I love a good movie quote, don’t you?! Most […]

Coffee and Doughnuts – Shopping Local is the New Black

Coffee and Doughnuts – Shopping Local is the New Black

“Cops love doughnuts.  Which is an interesting stereotype because you know who else likes doughnuts?  Absolutely everyone!  Of course cops love doughnuts, they know the difference between right and wrong!” -Jim Gaffigan. HAHA! You gotta love a good Jim Gaffigan quote!  And speaking of doughnuts, […]

Why You Should Buy Fair Trade Coffee

Why You Should Buy Fair Trade Coffee

  “I don’t think I knew how going to Ethiopia would affect my life, through a very simple choice of buying fair-trade coffee, we can take part in change.” – Hugh Jackman   Can you imagine being completely at the mercy of just any company/corporation […]

Back to School – Coffee & Survival Tips for Teachers

Back to School – Coffee & Survival Tips for Teachers

Family vacations, trips to the lake, camping, swimming, hot sun, cold drinks…  Summer is a magical time.  At least in our house it is.  We live for Summertime.  I know some people prefer the cold winter days, but we love a good hot sunny day […]

Roast Your Own Coffee Beans at Home in 5 Simple Steps!

Roast Your Own Coffee Beans at Home in 5 Simple Steps!

Have you ever wondered when or where, or even how, the coffee that you are drinking was roasted?  This is something that has always been a bit of a curiosity to me, but up until recently, I’ve never actually researched it.  If you buy brands […]

Drink Coffee to Live Longer?

Drink Coffee to Live Longer?

Coffee – You only need one cup, but I’ll have four just in case. The best part of waking up just got a little better.  People all over the world rely on their morning coffee to get them going, and many of those people also […]