Ways to Use Extra Coffee Cups: Coffee Cup Planters and Coffee Cup Gift Baskets

Coffee cups are one of those items that seem like they multiply on their own; stick two of them together in a cupboard, and a month later there will inexplicably be a dozen. If this scenario sounds familiar, there are many creative uses for coffee cups aside from having a morning cup of java. Here…

How to Make Perfect Cappuccino at Home: The Essentials from Frothed Milk to Syrupy Espresso

As coffee shops have become increasingly popular across the country, from Seattle to the small town, so too has the famed espresso beverage, the cappuccino. While it can be a pleasure in itself to go out for a well-made cappuccino, it can become an expensive daily habit. Recently, manufacturers such as Krups and Illy, have…

What to Do With Leftover Coffee: Frugal but Fun Uses for a Stale Pot of Joe

“Waste Not, Want Not” was a motto that was popular back in its day. It’s getting more airtime nowadays, with the recession making penny pinchers out of spendthrifts. Why Save Leftover Coffee? It may sound strange to do something out of a product nobody wants (like stale coffee,) but simple living has its advantages. For…

Espresso Machine Accessories

Espresso machine accessories can completely enhance your experience with your espresso maker. They can make your machine a lot more personal and add a lot of functionality and also enjoyment to use your machine, while you craft that perfect cup of espresso. We have put together a list of what we think are important espresso…