(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
My Christmas came a little after December 25th this year. To be precise I believe it arrived on January 6th in the form of my very own Keurig! And not just the standard 3 cup setting Keurig, oh no... Firefighter splurged and got me the mack daddy one with 5 settings! Woo Hoo! I have found the perfect setting and I have no intention of changing it. It makes the PERFECT cup of coffee. ...more
I’ve been wanting a Keurig for a really long time. Well, technically since February. But that seems like a really long time. While Ricky and I were in California in February, we had a Keurig in our hotel room and I made hot cocoa every single morning with it. I fell totally, completely in love with this thing....more
This past weekend I hosted a House Party for the new Keurig Vue. These new Keurig machines retail for $249 and are available at keurig.com or Bed Bath and Beyond.
While $250 might seem like a load of money for a coffeemaker, this is my first Keurig machine. I am an avid coffee drinker, and usually spend about $5 per workday on my caffeine addiction. Over the course of a year, that equals well over $1000, so for someone like me, the Keurig is a sound investment.
The new Vue machine does more than the standard Keurig. Its touchscreen is easy to use, and...more
I'm not gonna lie. I hope this post attracts lots and lots of attention. I hope beyond hope that somehow, someway, Keurig sees it, and like any other great food blogger, I'll be contacted and offered mucho free product to review for them. I'd love a stinking huge Keurig gift basket to show up on my doorstep with a "Thanks for thinking of Us" card attached. Yeah... I sure can dream, can't I?...more
I ask this question because it is telling that when we were flooded out of our home on May 1st, 2010 the one non-essential item that I asked my husband if he could please try to get out of our house for me was our Keurig Coffee Maker....more