Our Romantic Dinner & Coffee at Home

Romantic Dinner & Coffee at Home

This past week, I put together a romantic dinner and coffee at home surprise for my husband. He is usually the one who takes me out for a date night during Valentine's Day week, but I wanted to do something he wouldn't expect: a steak dinner for two, completed with dessert and Starbucks coffee. … [Read more...]

My Afternoon Pick-Me-Up Secret: International Delight Iced Coffee


Do you have an afternoon pick-me-up? I have one. And it's mighty delicious. Since a lot of my work at home is done on the computer, I am find that by the afternoon, I'm starting to drag. With David at work, this means I am car-less since we are a one-car family, so I'm not always able to leave and head down to the local coffee shop. My solution: International Delight Iced Coffee. I pour it over ice,  and then sip and enjoy right at my desk. … [Read more...]

Coffee Cheesecake Sopapillas

Coffee Cheesecake Sopapillas

My niece makes a yummy dessert that she calls cheesecake sopapillas. She uses crescent rolls and cream cheese and an assortment of other ingredients. She's really good at making it and it's a treat that our whole family enjoys. When she makes them, my husband and I like to have a cup of coffee with them. I was recently invited to try out Smart & Final's Ambiance line of coffee products, and I thought this would be a great time to try my own version of Courtney's sopapillas. With her … [Read more...]