Coffee Facts

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Caffeine In Coffee: How Much Caffeine Is In Your Cup Of Coffee?

Whether you take your coffee with cream, your cappuccino with an extra espresso shot, or your latte with added vanilla, you are here because, like us, you absolutely love coffee. No matter how you make it, there is something addicting about the brew. Literally, it’s addicting. It’s called caffeine, and it is what gives coffee …

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Keurig Troubleshooting: 16+ Common Problems & Questions And How You Can Fix Them

I know Keurig machines aren’t intelligent (…yet), but sometimes it feels like a conspiracy when they only fail on the days I want coffee the most. Here are the Keurig troubleshooting tips I’ve learned so you can get back to enjoying your coffee and working on the important things. Products And Lifespans These are the …

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How to Descale Keurig Coffee Maker – 7 Easy Steps You Should Follow

I used to think my Keurig coffee maker was self-cleaning. Boiling water is sanitary, so that’s all my Keurig needs, right?  Wrong! I have since learned that mold and minerals can build up and cause problems with my Keurig. Regular cleaning and descaling are imperative to keep a clean and efficiently running coffee brewer.  In …

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A Complete Guide To Coffee History

The Complete History of Coffee

‘Wherever it has been introduced it has found revolution. It has been the world’s most radical drink in that its function has always been to make people think. And when the people begin to think they become dangerous to tyrants.’ William Ukers   Coffee is such an important part of our cultural identity in the West, …

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Discover 20+ Awesome Uses of Coffee Grounds: Don’t Throw Your Excess Just Yet!

If you’re one of the many billion people who consume coffee every day, you’ve probably thought about what to do with your excess coffee grounds. Well, most people follow their instincts and throw the grounds away. However, after reading this post, you might think twice before ditching your grounds.  Coffee grounds naturally contain essential nutrients …

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Unused coffee grounds are useful. By bringing to dry for use as fertilizer Used on all plants and for exfoliation, are coffee grounds good for your garden, will coffee grounds kill ants

Will Coffee Grounds Kill Ants: How to Get Rid of Ants Naturally

Coffee grounds are potentially one of the most environmentally-friendly methods of repelling ants. As a plant-based material, there are no harsh chemicals to worry about. The high nitrogen content and acidic profile in coffee grounds may also double as a fertilizer and attract beneficial earthworms which is more than we can say for that can …

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How Long Do Espresso Machines Last: Best Maintenance Tips

Whether you’re purchasing a new espresso maker or are curious about the one you own, you’ll want to know how long do espresso machines last? Well, today, we’ve got everything you need to know! How Long Do Espresso Machines Last? On average, an espresso machine will last between five and 15 years. However, your machine’s …

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Is Decaf Coffee Good or Bad: Complete Guide on Benefits and Side Effects

People love to drink coffee, but not everyone can manage the caffeine. Fortunately, decaf coffee exists. Since coffee naturally comes caffeinated, you might worry if decaf coffee beans can brew a healthy cup.  To make decaffeinated coffee, manufacturers need to remove caffeine. Over 100 years ago, when scientists first began removing caffeine, they used toxic …

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6 Negative Effects of Caffeine: What Are They and Why Are They Important to Know?

Do you have problems becoming fully alert in the morning without your coffee? I need caffeine in the morning to shake off my overnight sleepiness, and then I sometimes need some in the middle of the day because I start feeling tired.  Lately, though, I’ve started wondering whether there are any negative effects of caffeine, …

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