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Nicaragua Segovia coffee

I made some “berry” yummy oats with the last of my bag of stove top oats: 1 cup of water 1/2 cup of oatmeal 1 tablespoon of blueberry flax seed 1 tablespoon of brown sugar 1 cup of frozen mixed berries sprinkle of dark chocolate chips I also completed by taste test of my last [...]

Skidmore vs. Babson

I scarfed down a quick bowl of Annie’s macaroni and cheese before heading to Babson College to watch my brother play hockey. My little bro plays for Skidmore College (green team).  He’s #12.  My mom caught this shot of his pass for an assist.  Skidmore beat Babson College 4-3. We waited around for Matt to [...]

Holiday Vacation

I feel like such a bad blogger.  I’ve been on vacation since 12/23.  First I was at my parents’ house in Blackstone, MA and now I’m in NY with Jared’s family.  It’s been hard to find time to exercise and to post regularly.  And I promise I’ve been reading blogs!  I just haven’t had time [...]

Charlie Brown

Fun Holiday Movie Quote: “Rats. Nobody sent me a Christmas card today. I almost wish there weren’t a holiday season. I know nobody likes me. Why do we have to have a holiday season to emphasize it?” -A Charlie Brown Christmas I drank a cup of Costa Rica LaMinita coffee from Boston Common Coffee on [...]

Boston Common Coffee Co. Sample #1

Costa Rica LaMinita Roast profile: A central American single-origin varietal from Bill McAlpin’s LaMinita estate.  Considered a premium coffee, it is meant to be roasted light to light-medium to accentuate its characteristics, which are a pleasant acidity, sweetness, and nice body.  A very clean coffee with a smooth finish! To properly test these beans, they [...]

Oats in a Jar

I’ve been hanging on to Jared’s empty jar of Skippy Peanut Butter for a while so I could use it to make some Oats in a Jar.  My oatmeal creation included: 1 cup of water 1/2 cup of oatmeal 1 tablespoon of blueberry flax seed 1 tablespoon of brown sugar 1 heaping tablespoon of blackberry [...]

Food Coma

Black Friday…. Boston Common Coffee (fun review to come) in an awesome Arrested Development mug and a cinnamon raisin bagel with cream cheese. My Lunch… No, no really!  Haha.  I forgot to take a photo, but my lunch was 1/2 the size of my Thanksgiving platter of food.  Just as delicious as yesterday! We relaxed [...]

Overnighter

When I got home from work, there was a letter addressed to me sitting in the mail slot.  Nasoya sent some coupons to me so I can sample more of their products.  Hmm, I’m going to go online and check out what to buy when I get groceries later tonight. I was in a down [...]