Habit Headaches or relief

Today I decided to do another NaBloPoMo post and the question is do you feel chained or released by your habits?I think the habits I develop consciously help me become a better person where as the habits I subconsciously are sometimes self destructive. For example going to the gym is my newest habit that is good for me as I am social as I exercise versus my subconsciously need for chocolate I will gain weight from eating 1000 Mars candy bars. ...more

Café de Olla

A Lovely New Coffee: Review

Nov 21 - NO TOUCHY

das coffee potOr I will breaky das fingers!Zu recht?  Zu recht!DankeAuf Wiedersehen*Inspired by today's NaBloPoMo Prompt: What is the one appliance you can't live without?...more

NaBloPoMo day 12: crazy cats, sleep gadgets & MOAR. COFFEE.

at this rate, my time will come probably at some point next week. i have never looked forward to anything more in my life. ever. goodbye, cruel, sleep-stealing world!...more

Saturday Humor....

What's your vice?  I have one and I'm not afraid to share it.  ;)http://robinlk.com/2014/11/08/addiction-or-vice-a-confession/~ Robin...more

The Keurig 2.0 Is An Environmental Disaster

(Note - this is the most popular post in the 9 year history of my blog. I received a lot of flack from product reviewers for not appreciating the freebie. So I wrote a follow up post detailing why a product review is not a freebie at all.)...more
Whatever happened to the simple French press, that's what we use in our house, it makes the best ...more

Some days you have it, some days you don't -

“It’s nice to be wanted. To be longed for, at that …” OK. Wait. Sorry Daily Prompt, but I simply can’t adhere to today’s theme and write a post as if my coffee cup was the one doing the writing/talking. I can’t … my mind isn’t working right this morning. You know how some days you have it and some days you don’t?...more

Dear Coffee Cup, Thank you for never talking back ...

“Thank you.”...more

My Imaginary Coffee Shop #NaBloPoMo

Today, I did something B-A-N-A-N-A-S! Well, bananas to me, that is.  You see, I'm a free spirit, I like to be boundless, creative, and open {Did you just say that's what she said? If so then… you're my best friend--HIGH FIVE!}, BUT even I know structure is needed, and it can be good. Ergo,  I have made the decision to put a little structure in my blogging world, and made the commitment by placing my blog on the NaBloPoMo blogroll!! What does that mean? Well, besides meaning I'm nuts, I will post EVERYDAY this November!...more