National Coffee Day 2014 : Freebies, Sales and Events

This Monday (September 29), we're celebrating National Coffee Day! And, there's going to be some free coffee, sales & few really cool events. Check out the list below and take a needed coffee break on Monday! Dunkin’ Donuts On September 29, guests can walk into any participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant across the country and receive a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot Dark Roast Coffee, with a limit of one per guest. … [Read more...]

Keurig Mini Review

Hi guys and welcome back! Today I'm doing a Keurig Mini review as you guys requested on my social media. So, let's talk about the product... The Keurig Mini is the most affordable and the smallest k-cup machine. Mini is easy to move around on your counter and is ideal for limited spaces - 10.8 inches tall and 6.9 inches wide. The machine uses regular k-cups and is compatible with My K-cup reusable filter. And it's so easy to use: just flip … [Read more...]

7 most popular verismo pods (among our readers)

Few weeks ago we released a list of the 10 most popular Keurig k-cups, judged according to what our readers have been buying over the last 3 months. Today I'm sharing a similar list of the most popular Starbucks Verismo pods among our readership. Here are the most popular ones from the last quarter. 1. Verismo Espresso Roast espresso pods 2. Guatemala Antigua espresso pods 3. Cafe Verona brewed coffee pods 4. Verismo Latte pods 5. … [Read more...]

quick iced coffee recipe

There’s a classic iced coffee recipe that calls for cold coffee. This is not it. Not that there’s anything wrong with the old recipe. It's just...I always thought that iced coffee should be freshly brewed and ready in 5 minutes, or less. Probably that's why I was never a huge fan of the cold brew method. And, while the old recipe is still almost-perfect, for me, the "timing" (30 min) was never good enough. A year ago or so, I decided it's … [Read more...]

The 20 Most Popular K-cups (Among our Readers)

The following is a compilation of the most purchased k-cups on Amazon – by our community. Here are the most popular ones from the last quarter. Popular regular k-cups 1. The Original Donut Shop 2. Green Mountain Dark Magic 3. San Francisco Bay k-cups (all varieties) 4. Green Mountain Breakfast Blend 5. Coffee People Jet Fuel 6. Tully's French Roast 7. Newman's Own Special Blend 8. Caribou Coffee Caribou Blend 9. Green Mountain … [Read more...]

Current deals & coupons

STARBUCKS 1. Receive free shipping on orders over $40 storewide with code FS40. You can also save 25% on Verismo House Blend Pods with code HOUSE25 at checkout. Offers valid 8/5 - 8/10 only. 2. Get a FREE bag of Starbucks Kati Kati Blend ($13.95 value) with a purchase of Starbucks Pour-Over Iced Coffee Brewer ($29.95). KEURIG 1. Save $6.00 on every 4 boxes of k-cups and get a FREE k-cup storage carousel through July 27. Use code … [Read more...]

Anatomy of my favorite travel mug

Mason jars are ideal as travel mugs and here's how you can build your own for less than $5.00. After I wrote about what tools I use to make coffee, I got several requests for a post about what travel mugs I use or can recommend. And, even though I have a huge collection, I decided to talk and help you build just this one. Because this is the best to go cup ever, and for so many reasons... 16 ounces is ideal size for a travel mug. the … [Read more...]