Coffee grounds work great as fertilizer and insect repellant in the garden. You can combine all these uses into a biodegradable flower pot that can go from the windowsill to the ground without repotting. Read more...
I love coffee grounds and have been using them for years in the garden. In fact, Starbucks became my best friend since they supply me with old coffee grounds. So, over the years, I have used coffee grounds for the garden in a variety of ways with some mishaps. My favorite uses are as [...] The post 5 Ways to Use Coffee Grounds for the Garden appeared first on Green Talk®.
Can you get rid of cellulite by rubbing coffee grounds on your thighs? Find out in this week’s episode. Special bonus: Listen to Perry rant about Harvard spreading misinformation on cosmetic safety! Click below to play Episode 23 or click “download” to save the MP3 file to your computer. Show notes Beauty Science News: Harvard […]
Liv Buranday isn't playing with food — so shove that notion in your coffee grinder The young artist from the Philippines creates works of art made with nothing more than ground coffee beans. See also: The Cutest Grandma on InstagramShow More Summary
It's made with Ethiopian Yirgacheffe coffee beans roasted by Jewel Box Coffee in Oakland and ground in the distillery's grain mill. Chicory and Madagascar vanilla add a sweet and earthy flavor to the mellow, smooth liqueur, bringing it right in line, flavor-wise, with the Blue Bottle potion.
In her free time, Philippines-based nursing student Liv Buranday creates delightful minimalist illustrations out of coffee grounds. Her only tools are her hands and toothpicks. via Instagram Blog
They won’t tell me how they do it (not even a hint), but Heritage Brewing ensures me that Sovereign Stout, a 4% ABV dry coffee stout, actually contains zero coffee — no beans, not even a couple of grounds. The guys first told me this when I visited a few days prior to their New […] The post Heritage Brewing Sovereign Stout appeared first on The Barley Blog.
Greenpoint's Ovenly takes a typical sandy, buttery shortbread cookie and ups the bitterness with ground coffee beans and nuggets of burnt sugar.
NEW YORK — Staten Island resident Donna Lokhammer can add another chore to her list: sorting through her garbage for organic waste like potato peels, coffee grounds and chicken bones, and gathering these scraps in a bin to be put on the curb every Saturday morning. “I’m not so crazy about the size of the [...]
What if you could access some of New York's best baked goods without ever leaving Midtown East? That's essentially what newcomer coffee bar and lounge Ground Central is doing.
Marcus Wohlsen covers the plans of Green Mountain Coffee to add DRM to the little plastic cups of ground coffee used in its Keurig-brand coffee machines, More than just curbing your coffee choices, Green Mountain’s protections portend...Show More Summary
Give a hoot, don't pollute. Jackson Heights residents say a local Starbucks has been leaving open bags of food waste and coffee grounds on 79th Street "for several years," and despite attempts to get through to the coffee shop's management and corporate headquarters, there's been no change. Show More Summary
While no one likes to be caught off guard, we’re normally not in a fully cognitive state within the first hour of waking up. That’s why we often burn toast, make coffee without the grounds, and forget where we put our keys, even though we put them in a designated place just the night before. [...]
Up to 50,000 tons of food waste a year won’t be going into landfills in Norway. It’ll be going into buses. How’s that? Well, the grimy grub will become transportation fuel at a new Wärtsilä-built biogas liquefaction plant outside Oslo. read more
Only official sponsors are allowed to have a presence on Olympic grounds, so the only place to really get coffee is McDonald's. But the 2,500 employees who NBC flew to Sochi for the Olympics didn't want to have to drink McDonald's coffee...Show More Summary
A London-based company, Bio-bean, plans recycle waste coffee grounds and converting them into biofuels. The Guardian reports that architecture student Arthur Kay was looking at closed loop waste-to-energy systems for buildings. When he chose a coffee shop he realized the oil content in coffee and the amount of waste produced, 200,000 metric tons a year […]
For the first time in 16 years, members of the cast of "Seinfeld" reunite in character at their old stomping grounds in New York City for an original special edition of hit series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee." The shorter version...Show More Summary
In this week's round-up of landscape reads, we've got sacred grounds, coffee grounds, and camping grounds. Read more...
DOWNTOWN: New York ice creamer Big Gay Ice Cream is expanding to LA, opening on the ground floor of a three-story building near Alma and the new Ace Hotel. Weird flavors with weird names are Big Gay's thing; it's...
What do you think a birthday party for David Lynch looks like? I imagine the walls are painted to look like scabs, and instead of a cake, there’s a massive pile of coffee grounds with worms crawling through it. Also, can’t forget the rockin’ music, which sounds like nine cats thrown into a mincer. Ain’t no party like a David Lynch party ’cause a David Lynch party don’t stop.