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How To: Pick Halloween candy, NEAROF! style

Halloween is right around the corner, and you haven’t stocked up on Halloween candy yet. It happens. We won’t judge. But you might want a few candy selection tips before heading out to your local grocery store, and we’re here for you. Have we ever not been here for you? First off, NEAROF! has a […]

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How To: Use up spare milk before it expires

Buying groceries is all about estimation. You do your best to judge how much lettuce you’re going to use between trips to the store, or how many bowls of cereal you’ll shovel down your gullet before the next trek to the Save-On. Sometimes you get it right, and sometimes you get it wrong. With canned […]

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How To: Make the switch to decaf coffee

You have your reasons for taking the plunge into decaf territory. Either it’s a New Year’s resolution or something you’ve been planning to do for a long time. Regardless, before you make the switch, here are some helpful tips. First off, a rough comparison of the four main decaf ordering options at cafés: The Americano/Canadese: […]

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A hodgepodge of leftover coffee

How To: Make a pot of Frankenblend coffee

We’ve all been there. There are four different bags of coffee left on the coffee shelf in your pantry.  That Starbucks Ethiopian Sidamo, a little Transcend Coffee Kenya Kiamabara, some Kona you picked up on vacation. Each one only has a handful of beans left, not enough to make a whole pot of coffee, but […]

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