Tag: tea

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a cup of tea

When I was a little girl my mornings would start with a sweet milky cup of tea on my bedside table. I’d open my eyes and see the back of my Dad as he headed to the next of the four kids to tell us it was time to get up for school. I had a white cup with Mickey Mouse on it and I could only drink it out of this cup. I remember sitting up in bed with my covers around me, putting the cup to my lips and tasting the warm sweetness of that first cup of…

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Grandma My Tiny Irish Parachute

I've been thinking about my grandma a lot lately. Sadly she passed away on January 1st this year. She was good and old I’m happy to say. For approximately the past decade she'd been in the fantasy land of alzheimer's. Apparently she didn't know anyone any more. She'd sing, sing, sing though. "Two little black birds sitting on the wall, one named Peter, the other named Paul…” “There was a man named Michael Finnigan, he grew whiskers on his chinny chin… along came the wind and blew them in again….” or “ Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear…” Drat now I’ll…

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Keurig 2.0

My Keurig 2.0

I've posted, Tweeted and showcased many, many Keurig 2.0 moments over the past month since we received this beauty: Now every morning the coffee is hot, ready and fresh. When we were told we'd be receiving a Keurig 2.0 to evaluate for Influenster, we were so excited. Thing 1 and Thing 2, very active in coffee land, went nuts! Hubs gets up at 4am, the rest of us get up at 6:30 during the week. This machine has a timer that can be set at the butt crack of dawn so hubs will have some help in the kitchen. We've…

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