Koffee Talk with Koffee Karen

One of my favorite things to do is have coffee with my bff and chit chat about everything and anything. After all doesn’t everything seem better with a cup of coffee? This section is for all those things you’d talk about over coffee!


Surprising Ways to Use Old Coffee Grounds

by karen on May 28, 2014

in Ground Coffee, Koffee Talk

There is one thing that we have an overabundance of in our house and that is coffee! Morning, noon and night that coffee pot is going strong and as you all know I hate to waste things. So I started to find different ways to use old coffee grounds and thought I would share them […]



Turning 40 was just Another Day!

by karen on July 2, 2013

in Koffee Talk

I turned 40 last month.  I remember when my mom turned 40, I was 15 and I thought she was SO OLD.   I had a friend send her 40th Birthday Cards for a week and she signed them “A Secret Admirer”.  She know who they were from, my mother was very smart.  Then for her […]

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  OH What I would give to be 5 years old again!  Not that I really want to do everything over again between 5 and (almost!) 40 but to have that free spirit that a 5-year-old has.  My little one is going to be 6 in less than 2 months and I am going to […]



Wishing For Spring & A Cute Spring Door Hanger

by karen on February 26, 2013

in Koffee Talk

I am very hopeful that Spring is coming to New England soon – the snow is still on the ground but I have my “Happy Spring” sign up on the door, hoping that will melt the rest of the snow in my yard! I do love a good snowfall, it’s pretty and expected in New […]


I am not that old to actually forget that I didn’t have homework when I was in grade school.  I know I didn’t and it’s crazy how much homework my kids have and one of them is only in Kindergarten! OK, just to clear that up my Kindergartener doesn’t have a lot of homework but […]