It’s More than Coffee!

People ask me all the time if, after a year, we’re still using our Keurig. Yes, yes, and YES! If I love an appliance enough to leave it on the counter, it is worthy. (Only my Kitchen Aid mixer has achieved this status prior to the Keurig.)

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What we use it for:

  • coffee (duh) 
  • hot tea
  • hot chocolate 
  • iced tea 
  • oatmeal
  • Malt-O-Meal
  • hot water for recipes

A couple of tips:

  • We bought a reusable k-cupso we can use brew any coffee with our Keurig. Huge time and money saver here!
  • I do not buy hot chocolate that is for the Keurig; it is much more money for the same amount of servings. Use any ol’ hot chocolate mix in your favorite mug! 
  • We brew both single tea bags (pictured, green tea) and brew-over-ice k-cups for tea (we have a flavored Snapple onein a k-cup). 
  • For hot cereals, just stick your bowl where the mug would go!

What’s your favorite thing to make with your Keurig? 

I included affiliate links in this post; we might need to buy more coffee! (Thanks to Amazon for the extra spaces after the links; why is my site so against embedding things? AH!)

 

3 Comments

  1. Since my husband is the only one who drinks "coffee, coffee," this works very well for us. I can have something a little more fru-fru, and he can have black coffee. I make a full pot when we have guests.

  2. I got a keurig for Christmas – my family and friends were like "really?" because i have a coffee pot, espresso machine, and now keurig but they all serve a different purpose. haha. one makes espresso; the other serves multiple people, and the keurig can make just 1 cup at a time so there's less waste! haha.

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