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Coffee !

I've been all over these forums & can't find the 'right forum', so mybe i'll find an answer on the front porch ?  Smiley Very Happy

I have 2 cans of 'cheapie' coffee ; tried mixing them so they would be more flavorful, but not-so-much did it work. Might buy a more spendy brand & mix them, but in meantime, anyone have any ideas on how to make these cheap brands taste better ?

Thanks !

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Good morning everyone one out there on this cloudy and cold Wednesday morning! May we take a moment of silence and pray for those that are in the path of the storm system that has generated multiple destructive tornadoes.
I'm sitting here sipping my first mug of coffee watching the Morning news.

 

 

 

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7 comments (11/24/22)  Hi @ss11943859 , I just checked to make sure you are still posting and yes you are. Lol, such an "old" post but had run across the same issue myself last month and wondering IF you figured something out? 🤔Happy 🦃 Day, Nicole 🙂

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Good Morning! Happy Saturday! Wishing you a great day filled with peace and joy.

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5 comments ️Saturday - November 26, 2022 10:45am EST

 

Always awesome hearing from you @DaveMcK . What brand coffee do you and Mary use? Same question to the rest of our AARP Online Family. Lol, me - use to buy the "expensive stuff" but I guess my body changed and no longer ENJOYED the"taste". Coffee no longer keeps me awake. 🙄 I can drink it at bedtime and go right to bed. I now use the famous Walmart "use to be cheap" 😱 brand and add my "very expensive" creamer of Hazelnut and French Vanilla. The Walmart creamer is yucky in my opinion.🤮 I "rotate" the creamer and using Coffeemate. Thanks, Nicole 🙂

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Mary and I drink a 50/50 blend of  Starbucks Samatra regular coffee  and Duncan Donuts decaf. 

It is a bold and smooth blend.

Try it you will like!

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3 comments 👉 Hi @DaveMcK , I use to luv STRONG coffee but I guess like with "fast food" I no longer enjoy them. Sounds delicious!!! Any other coffee drinkers out there? Tell us about likes and dislikes. Do you have a favorite mug? I have just 1, Dave @DaveMcK has a whole store display of them. Do you do instant or have a machine and so on. I do instant, too lazy to clean a machine. My daughter has one. Or maybe you are a Starbucks regular. I have not had my 1st cup as yet, but heading that way! Just finished unpacking my Walmart bags. Nicole ️ 👈

 

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Big coffee guy here. Id take it intravenously but I hate needles. Its not so much the coffee itself but the experience that goes with it. I'm an extremely early riser thus giving the coffee pot top priority. Actually its a Keurig,i found that doing a cup at a time i wasted far less coffee. I rise,plod slowly thru the darkness,all the while waiting for my 3 kamikaze cats to begin their morning ritual of weaving tightly around my ankles. After precariously arriving at the counter and snapping the machine on, i spill an spurt of milk followed by an equal dash of french vanilla creamer into the cup. After placing it in the Keurig I deal out kitty snacks. This accomplishes 2 very important goals. First It removes the " gang" from around my ankles and second buys me a few minutes of total quiet,punctuated only by beautiful soft purring. (some of which is the cats.Yes,I love coffee that much) About the time that I can see the bottom of the cup I hear the first bird chirp of the morning,telling me its time for cup number two. A simple but fulfilling ritual shared with me by 3 of my closest friends.😺 Its my favorite time of day.

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1 comment @LeeS4949 what are the names of your cats and ages? Lol, they say they "own" us/lol 😂🤣 Nicole 🙂

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Penny 18,Olivia 17,and Buster 9. Penny is Olivia's mom. I rescued them both from the streets. The vet told me that had just a few weeks because of malnutrition and disease but here they are lol. Buster just needed a home after a very tough start with a bad human,That was almost 5 years ago. now he serves as the pain in the butt little brother to the other 2. YES!!!! They certainly own us,or at least act like they do. Cat school is so hard for humans to cope with isnt it?

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May all of you have a blessed Thanksgiving day! May you have your fill of turkey, stuffing, cranberry dish, and your favorite food this turkey day.

 

 

 

 

 

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ON THIS DAY NOVEMBER 22, 1963: DEATH OF THE PRESIDENT
Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as he rode in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas, Texas.
May we take a moment from sipping our morning coffee to wonder what may have been had he lived.

 

 

 

 

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Good Sunday Morning to all of our coffee lovers who are staying inside on this 14* day with new coating of from yesterday. It is time to warm up my coffee mug with more coffee.

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Good afternoon to all of you that enjoy a break on the last day of the week Friday the 18th 2022. Have a great weekend one and all.

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Good morning coffee friends 😁
Happy (thankful) "Thirsty Thursday"

I'm ready to celebrate this God given new day with some good fresh hot coffee. Woke up this morning feeling grateful to be alive and thankful for so many blessings in my life. I've been through the fire and tested but I've come out better and more refined. The more the adversity the stronger I become. I am truly blessed!!!

 

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Good Wednesday morning to everyone out there!

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That would be forsure! We have the remains of yesterday's first snow on the ground this morning. Not all that much of a cover forsure. Say about an inch or so. Definitely coffee time that is for sure.

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Good morning to all of my military Brothers and Sisters on this Veterans day 2022!

When is Veterans Day?

Veterans Day is celebrated every Nov. 11 with parades, ceremonies, concerts, speeches and more events across the United States. The federal holiday is typically observed on the same day every year, but if Nov. 11 falls on a weekend, it is observed on the closest weekday. This year, Veterans Day falls on Friday, so it will be observed Friday, Nov. 11, 2022.

What is Veterans Day?

Veterans Day is a national holiday that originally began as Armistice Day on Nov. 11, honoring all members of the U.S. armed services. It coincides with other holidays around the world, including Remembrance Day, marking the end of World War I on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. In 1954, Congress passed the bill that President Eisenhower signed, officially changing the name to Veterans Day to honor all military veterans.

You already know why Veterans Day is important. You are the service members, veterans or family and friends of veterans who stay up-to-date on Veterans Day events in your area.

Veterans Day is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have served. For one day, we stand united in respect for you, our veterans.

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Many local businesses offer discounts and free meals. Check your local news papers or news media for listings. Also Google for nation chains listings.

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Good morning coffee lovers! It is in the low 30's with a little snow on the roof!
Will be watching the Wisconsin/Iowa football game this afternoon.
Go Bucky Go!

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Bright and sunny this morning with strong storms moving in later today! 

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This Coffee is for those of you that stayed late following election returns!

 

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Good morning to everyone out there on this important morning at the polls around the country!

Mary and I voted early. Now it is your turn to get out and vote. We are now sipping our coffee and watching our TV to see if you are in line waiting your turn to vote.

 

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Welcome to Monday, November 7, 2022! May everyone have a great new week.

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Hoping everyone is enjoying their first sips of coffee on this blessed Sunday morning!

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Hope there is a great cup of coffee in your morning and a restful weekend ahead.

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@DaveMcK ...Yes, Dave. For me, it's way too early for Christmas (except for the retail businesses), but I did stop at Starbucks on my way home from the store this morning and got my first Peppermint Mocha of the season. I always get it "doctored" so it is less calories, but still tasty.

Starbucks is celebrating 25 years of the holiday cup and 20 years for the Peppermint Mocha! 

 

2022 Holiday Cups:

Mine came in the white cup:

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Of course, I had to start the morning with a normal cup of Peet's Major Dickason's Dark roast before I left the house. 😺 

Enjoy!

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Good day coffee lovers! Have a great afternoon.

 

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Good morning to all of you coffee lovers out there on this bright and sunny morning!

 

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Top of the morning to everyone out there! Enjoy your first sips of coffee on this first morning of November 2022.

 

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Top of the morning to all of you ghosts and goblins out there.

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Good early Sunday Morning to everyone out there! May you have a blessed day with your first cup of coffee and your favorite bakery item to start the day.

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