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Changing Tastes

As the seasons change my taste buds change too.  A staple to begin my day is a cup of coffee however, I've found that my basic black cup of coffee isn't what I want every morning.  It's interesting how what was once a daily routine becomes an 'I remember that' thought.  (Recently I surprised my husband with my shopping selection of Devil's Food Spread.  I hadn't eaten that in years but I saw it at the store and remembered how much I loved it when I was a child -  I just had to have it.)

Now that my coffee tastes seem to be changing on a daily basis I'm getting crafty with my offerings.  It seems that Keurig Coffee Makers are just about everywhere so I had to try one.  I absolutely love having a single serve coffee maker which makes my cravings so much easier to follow.  (It's the little things ;-> )

Having choices is truly a luxury when you think about it, and with the Keurig you have so many taste options.  I'm partial to the Green Mountain K-Cups right now. The Vanilla Caramel is delicious.  Green Mountain has a rich flavor which is more to my taste, I like strong coffee.  And here is something that surprised the heck out of me, my husband and I actually liked the Folgers K-Cups.  (I live in the Pacific Northwest, the birth place of Starbucks, so we don't talk much "Folgers" around here.)

Every morning, different coffee options.  What a treat. And for those times when caffeine isn't the best option, say after 2:00 in the afternoon for me, there are Celestial Seasonings K-cups available.  This is a perfect choice for my afternoons, or the evenings when I just need a little "Sleepytime" to help me relax for the night. Having a cup of tea has helped greatly in curbing my cravings of ice cream every night.  It's a tough one, but I'm working on it!

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