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Which Office Character Are You Based on Your Coffee Drink?

Which Office Character Are You Based on Your Coffee Drink?

Coffee is a delicious, customizable drink for you and your tastebuds. A typical coffee order is so unique to a person that you can sometimes draw ideas about their personality based on their drink. If you're just as obsessed with coffee and The Office as we are, then you may wonder what your choice of beverage says about who you'd be in The Office. Want to know what character you are based on your coffee drink? We have a few ideas. 1. Michael Scott's Sweet Treat If you're like Michael...

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Burned Your Mouth on Coffee? How to Heal a Burnt Tongue

Burned Your Mouth on Coffee? How to Heal a Burnt Tongue

There's nothing quite like sitting down to your favorite cup of freshly brewed coffee. But maybe, in your excitement to indulge in your steamy espresso or cappuccino, you took your first sip before letting your coffee cool down a bit.  Now, instead of enjoying your drink, you are dealing with a red, swollen and painful burnt tongue. To help you soothe and heal your mouth, we put together a few remedies you can try so you can go back to enjoying your favorite coffee blends once again.  1. Chill Out...

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Holiday Coffee Drinks That Will Spread Some Cheer This Season

Holiday Coffee Drinks That Will Spread Some Cheer This Season

Get ready to treat yourself to a sweet and indulgent holiday coffee drink right at home! At Real Good Coffee Company, we have an array of whole bean coffee, single-serve cups, and pods that will provide the perfect base for crafting all your favorite holiday drink recipes. If you need some inspiration, here are a few of our favorite winter coffee ideas that highlight some of the best flavors of the season. We guarantee you'll be feeling festive after you take your first sip. 1. Gingerbread Latte  Enjoy the spicy flavors...

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Does Coffee Stunt Your Growth?

Does Coffee Stunt Your Growth?

Maybe when you were growing up you were repeatedly told to put down that steaming cappuccino or latte because it would stunt your growth. Maybe even now as an adult, you've found yourself uttering those same words to adolescents that can't seem to resist indulging in their favorite coffee blend multiple times a day.  But should kids and teens really avoid coffee? Does this fragrant, flavorful beverage really have the capability of causing a growth stunt? Does Coffee Make You Short?  No, coffee is not capable of stunting growth and...

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Coffee Around the World

Coffee Around the World

You can't get enough cappuccino or mocha. But have you ever wondered how other cultures around the world enjoy their coffee drinks? We found some answers. Let's dive in! Where Does Coffee Originate? Coffee comes from Ethiopia. Legend has it that a goat herder noticed his goats became more energetic when they munched on coffee beans, and he shared this knowledge with his village. Soon they began brewing coffee, and the practice expanded across Africa and eventually to the shores of Europe and beyond. By the 1700s, people in Europe...

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How to Make a Coffee Face Mask

How to Make a Coffee Face Mask

DIY coffee face scrub masks offer a fun way to care for your skin and reuse your coffee grounds. You get more bang for your buck when you squeeze two uses out of your coffee! First, you enjoy the delicious beverage when you wake up in the morning. Second, you gain all the coffee face mask benefits, such as softening your skin and removing impurities. We love finding ways to help our customers use all their resources in clever ways. You can rely on grounds from our assortment of excellent...

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What Coffee Drink Are You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign?

What Coffee Drink Are You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign?

Maybe you're not so sure there's anything to astrology. Nevertheless, you might still wonder if you should try a new coffee drink based on your zodiac sign! Who knows? The answer to your next coffee house order or home brew could be written in the stars. The Right Coffee for Each Zodiac Sign Below are the 12 signs of the zodiac and the perfect coffees for each: Aries: Aries are known for being pretty darn competitive. To help an Aries stay on top, a double espresso might be the best fit....

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4 Zoom Backgrounds for Coffee Lovers

4 Zoom Backgrounds for Coffee Lovers

Hopping onto a Zoom call has become as commonplace as stepping into a conference room or meeting up at a local bookstore. In fact, the world’s gone online as much as possible for communications. And Zoom offers plenty of ways to make the experience unique for users. One fun Zoom option is the ability to create a background. If you’re a coffee fan, you definitely want to show off your appreciation for your beverage of choice by choosing a java-themed Zoom background. Below are four cool Zoom virtual backgrounds for...

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How Long Does Coffee Last?

Does coffee expire? In short, yes. A cup of spoiled coffee won't make you sick, but, you should store your coffee correctly so that you can savor each roast's flavors and aromas. After all, your coffee wouldn't be as yummy without those components. How Long Does Coffee Last? Your coffee's lifespan depends on whether it's whole, ground or brewed. While you won't experience food poisoning or illness from spoiled coffee, you'll notice that it's stale and flavorless. If you want strong, tasty coffee, it's essential to follow freshness guidelines: Coffee...

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How to Make an Americano at Home

How to Make an Americano at Home

Ever wish sipping on your cafe latte could last as long as a giant mug of regular coffee? Next time, try ordering a cafe americano, an espresso-based beverage with as much volume as drip coffee. By mixing espresso with water instead of milk, an americano stretches out your espresso experience. Size aside, an americano appeals to many coffee aficionados, as the addition of water dilutes the strong taste of straight espresso without masking its bold flavor with milk. But you don't have to wait until next time you're at a...

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