Starbucks Bling

So I posted yesterday about the Limited Edition Starbucks Steel card…which for the record, I think is ridiculous.   After seeing that card and it’s $450 price tag, this post should really not be all that surprising. Starbucks has moved its positioning from coffee expert to luxury goods brand so seamlessly it is scary. Does … Continue reading

Weekend Projects

I filled this past weekend with DIY projects around the house, nothing better than relaxing and doing activities that I like (yet never have time for). {Especially when I have this little one to keep me company} {Apple hunting around the house because all of the apple orchards are closed…what a sweet boyfriend I have!} {These apples … Continue reading

Coffee Q & A: Pumpkin Spice

Sometimes people ask me for general suggestions about coffee and coffee condiments, I figured I’d share them with you here and maybe they could help you out!  This comes from a good friend who is a new to being a coffee lover. Q: I love pumkin spice coffee…how can I do it at home? A: … Continue reading

DIY Lattes via Fabulous on a Budget

Time Saving TIP: If you have Gmail and you aren’t following your favorite blogs on Google Reader you should check it out.  It is, in my opinion, the most convenient way to check in with all of my favorite blogs everyday.   And did I mention that it’s simple, yep, super duper simple.  If you have … Continue reading

Favorite Things

Pencil and Paper

As I’m sure you’ve guessed by now, I love coffee and travel.  Exploring new places through local restaurants and food trends is really fun and gives you a feel for what the people in that area are like. However, there is much more to me than just coffee and travel.  I am into DIY, painting, … Continue reading

DIY Coffee Scrub

DIY Coffee Scrub

In a recent issue of Womans World, I came across this wonderful DIY Java Scrub recipe that I thought would be great to share with you dear reader.  It was listed under ‘Cures for Tiredness’ and hey, I’m an 8-to-5er who is constantly busy- whether I’m working out, pursuing creative endeavors or just out and about, so … Continue reading

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