Tagged with coffee

Meet Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Meet Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Did you guys know there is a new coffee shop in town? There is. Peet’s Coffee & Tea celebrated their grand opening in Ann Arbor in late 2013. Until recently, the store had locations in California, Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington, but now they’ve expanded into Michigan as well, replacing several Caribou … Continue reading

Twenty-Seven & Third Blogiversary

Twenty-Seven & Third Blogiversary

Thursday I used a vacation day and took the day off work to enjoy my birthday. After lounging in bed for an extra hour, coffee was the first item on the day’s agenda. Since it was my day off, I had the luxury of preparing it at a leisurely pace using my press pot. I … Continue reading

Coffee House Creamery & Lemon Bars

Coffee House Creamery & Lemon Bars

It’s been a while since I’ve redeemed any Groupons. But this past weekend, I redeemed TWO! First up, lunch at Coffee House Creamery, located in a small strip mall by the Quality 16 movie theater on Jackson Road in Ann Arbor. This small, locally owned business is somewhat like a Panera, but with ice cream! … Continue reading

The Day After Thanksgiving

The Day After Thanksgiving

The Day After Thanksgiving. Or, Black Friday, if you will. Honestly there are very few things in life I would rather do less than go to any sort of retail establishment the day after Thanksgiving. I just don’t buy into the hype, and am far too annoyed by people, in general, to face the public … Continue reading

Successes and Fails and Lobster Butter Love

Successes and Fails and Lobster Butter Love

Thanks for sticking with me and my lack of posts the last few days! I’ve been out of commission for a couple days, but I am back. This weekend I redeemed a Groupon at Roos Rooast, a locally-owned Ann Arbor business selling mostly organic fair-trade artisan coffee they roast themselves. The coffee comes in these … Continue reading

French Press and French Ovens

French Press and French Ovens

Hi, my name is Megan, and I hoard Thick ‘n Chunky Salsa. …And beans and pumpkin. Well, I feel so much better now that that’s out there. I really feel like we can be open with each other now. So much so, that I feel I can confide in you that today is in fact … Continue reading

Beef Burgundy + foodie gifts

Beef Burgundy + foodie gifts

Well helloooo first day of Christmas vacation! Yeah, I definitely passed out and fell asleep on my laptop with my headphones BLARING this Muse song on repeat for an hour straight last night, and wanted to rip out my throbbing eardrums when I woke up around 2:30 AM. This is what vacation time does to … Continue reading