DIY: Super Unique Gift Ideas to Make for Coffee Lovers

I don’t know about you, but most of this year has dragged by and felt super long. But now, suddenly, Halloween has long-since passed, Thanksgiving is over, and Christmas is right around the corner!

As a coffee lover who comes from a family of coffee lovers and has many coffee-loving friends, I often find myself looking for unique gifts for coffee lovers. In my gift-finding endeavors, I’ve come across several ideas for homemade gifts that are unique, special, and incredibly affordable (since you mainly just need supplies and are putting in the work yourself).

I’ve tried a few of the ideas I’ve come across, and – especially given everything that’s been going on this year and the financial hardships that many of us are experiencing – I wanted to share my experiences and other ideas with you. Continue reading “DIY: Super Unique Gift Ideas to Make for Coffee Lovers”

Ninja Coffee Bar System Review: Is it worth the money?

If you’ve considered upgrading your coffee maker to an ultimate specialty coffee maker, then you’ve undoubtedly come across the various Ninja coffee bar systems on the market. Today I’m reviewing the behemoth of coffee bars – the Ninja Specialty Coffee Bar; the old version, priced on Amazon at $320, and it’s updated version, priced much more reasonably at $149.99 – to help you decide if this really worth what it’s priced at. Continue reading “Ninja Coffee Bar System Review: Is it worth the money?”

The Best French Press Coffee Makers

Whether you’ve decided to switch up your coffee-brewing routine and try a french press yourself, or you’re looking for the perfect gift for a coffee-lover in your life, searching through the myriad of product options available and figuring out which french press you should purchase can be tough.

As an enthusiastic consumer of coffee, I’ve owned two french presses myself, and I’ve enjoyed coffee brewed in french presses at a variety of restaurants and cafes. Below, I will highlight the options I’d consider if I were shopping for a new French Press. All of them are at different price points, and I’ll describe what the advantages and disadvantages of each are, so can more easily decide how much you want to spend and which product or product type is right for you.

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