Happiness Report #30 – Thoughts on Phoning it In

The Happiness Report 30 at dineanddish.net

This morning I was sitting at my kitchen table, reading the newspaper and drinking my made at home latte, mulling over in my mind what I am going to say during my talk at the upcoming Chopped Conference. The topic of my talk is something I am really passionate about in the blogging world, which…

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Two Handed Coffee {Recipe – Chocolate Caramel Latte Muffins}

Chocolate Caramel Latte Muffins from dineanddish.net

  Chocolate Caramel Latte Muffins made with the newest variety of Millstone Mayan Black Onyx coffee and a secret ingredient. Oh Two-Handed Coffee Hour… how I love you so. Did I ever tell you what inspired my two-handed coffee hour? Well it was a few things. First of all, the name was inspired by this…

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A Cool Pick Me Up {Recipe: Strawberry Cafe’ Shake}

International Delight Iced Coffee Strawberry Milkshake

“Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me wanna buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address. ” – You’ve Got Mail Doesn’t school starting mean it should be fall like? We’ve hit 100 degrees here in Kansas City the…

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Dunkin’ Donuts $350 {ARV} Bakery Series Giveaway – CLOSED

Dunkin Donuts Bakery Series Giveaway {$350arv}

An awesome giveaway from Dunkin’ Donuts for a complete set of Bakery Series Coffees, $250 Visa Gift Card, Dunkin’ Donuts coffee mug, Mr. Coffee Pot 12-cup coffee maker. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to winner, Krystal Waters. Thanks to all who have entered! I love coffee. One thing I love almost as much as…

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I Heart Starbucks Coffee Valentine’s Flash Giveaway – CLOSED

Starbucks Coffee Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Random.org winner Jennifer W.  Happy Valentine’s Day!! So Valentine’s Day… do you love it or kind of hate it? I personally think we could all do with a few more holidays celebrating love…but without the roses and mushiness. I’d like to see more of a focus on loving…

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Merry Christmas!!

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  I just wanted to take a moment to wish you all a very Merry Christmas! Our family is knee deep in wrapping paper, tasty goodies and lots of coffee! I’m thankful for each and every one of you and look forward to sharing some wonderful new posts with you in the very near future!…

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Disconnected {Recipe: 3 Ingredient Shortbread Cookies}

3 Ingredient Simple Shortbread Cookies

Have I mentioned I’ve deleted all the social media apps from my phone? Instagram has stayed, but everything else has gone. In addition, I’m keeping my phone downstairs instead of having it in my bedroom next to my bed. Some of you with the same addiction to being connected may understand how hard this has…

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Tully’s® Hawaiian Blend and Green Mountain Coffee Discount

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Discount

It’s that time of month again… the time where I share an exclusive discount code for Green Mountain Coffee! From now until April 21st, you can use the code STOREWIDE8125 at www.greenmountaincoffee.com to receive 15% off your order, storewide! From K-Cups to brewers to gifts and accessories… use this discount to fill your cart up…

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Tips to Escape the Stress of the Holidays

Cafe Escapes Coffee Cup on Bed with Book Relax

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? Calendars are packed, to-do lists are long, and stress levels are high! I’m bound and determined to keep this holiday season as happy as possible, so I asked some Twitter friends to share their tips and rituals for escaping the stress of the holiday season.