The Cost and Benefits of Drinking a Cup of Coffee

If you’re a coffee lover, you probably have a favorite brand or a certain way you drink it. My husband drinks his coffee black. He favors a dark roast. Me? I must have cream and some type of sweetener. I don’t like strong coffee at all. If you’re up and out of the door on […]

McCafe Gift Basket

This shop, McCafe Gift Basket, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #McCafeMyWay #CollectiveBias I’m such a morning person.  I’m always up before the sun enjoying the solitude before the hustle and bustle of my day gets crazy.  And the first thing I grab is a cup of […]

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake

To me, the perfect breakfast includes a nice cup of decaf (click to read about my coffee experience) and a big chunk of Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake.  And, since we are in the midst of blueberry season and my brother-in-law just happens to own a blueberry/blackberry farm, I’m in blueberry heaven! Helpful Hint:  Planning a summer brunch? […]

The Case of the Demon-Possessed Microwave

For Christmas 2011 I bit the bullet and joined the crazed crowd and bought my coffee connoisseur hubby a Keurig.  His grind-and-brew Cuisinart had bit the dust.  Yes, with a rolling of my eyes, he did grind his own coffee.  He fell deeply and madly in love with his new Keruig.  And I never had to […]