Red Velvet Espresso & Cream Swirled Brownies Recipe

Red velvet Espresso and cream swirled brownies. Ingredients Cream Cheese Swirl Layer 1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened 1 egg 1/2 cup sugar 1 tablespoon Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon vanilla Brownie Layer 1 box Betty Crocker™ Original Supreme Premium brownie mix Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on brownie mix box […] Continue reading →

A Review of Javita Weightloss Coffee & Tea

I’m not usually an instant coffee drinker, but when Sandi from Javita was kind enough to send me some samples, I was more than happy to give it a try.  She sent me the Burn + Control, Energy + Mind and Lean + Green. Javita Coffee comes  in nice single serving packets.  The top is easy […] Continue reading →

Iced Mocha Recipe

 Iced Mocha Recipe Ingredients : Original recipe makes 4 servings 1 1/2 cups cold Bit O Java coffee 2 cups milk 1/4 cup chocolate syrup 1/4 cup white sugar Directions: Pour coffee into ice cube tray. Freeze until solid, or overnight. In a blender, combine coffee ice cubes, milk, chocolate syrup and sugar. Blend until smooth. […] Continue reading →


Day 3 @Bitojavaruss and I were at ROCK ON THE RANGE 2014 again for the last day of the 3 day festival in Columbus, Ohio. The sun was out and everyone was ready to rock. Sunday’s lineup included Mastadon, Miss May I, Alter Bridge, Kid Rock, Five Finger Death Punch & More. BANDS WE SAW: […] Continue reading →

Day 2 @ ROCK ON THE RANGE 2014

Day 2 Bit O Java was on site again for the 2nd day of the biggest Rock festival in the US on Saturday, ROCK ON THE RANGE, at Crew Stadium. Credit: Jason Squires/AEG Live BANDS WE SAW: POP EVIL CROBOT THEORY OF A DEADMAN THE PRETTY RECKLESS SLAYER AVENGED SEVENFOLD POP EVIL: With a chart […] Continue reading →


DAY 1 ROCK ON THE RANGE Weekend kicked off yesterday with a killer lineup of talented bands on all 3 stages at Crew Stadium and @bitojavaruss and I were there with all the buzz. The media tent is full of artists and press alike. Bands are walking around everywhere, taking pictures with fans. The stadium and grounds […] Continue reading →

The Masters Blend

A few minutes later, the house was filled with a nice brewing aroma, light and pleasant, not a “Get out of bed” Costa Rican vapor but a more refined “Good Coffee Cometh” kind of smell. Cupping revealed a nice moderate flavor full of fruit and spice, with indeed a lingering maple sugar finish that was pleasant yet not so sweet as to override a dessert. Continue reading →

Coffee Rubbed Hamburger Recipe

May is National Hamburger Month, so Thursday nights recipe is Coffee Rubbed Hamburger. Ingredients Coffee rub: 1 tablespoon freshly ground Bit O Java coffee 2 teaspoons (packed) golden brown sugar 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt Burgers: 8 slices applewood-smoked bacon 1 […] Continue reading →

Keyboard Shortcuts – Your Friend

Keyboard   Keyboard Shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts can help you to increase your productivity and do some things much more easily than you can with the mouse.  The problem is that many people do not realize that there are keyboard shortcuts available.  They are easy to use if you know what you are looking at. There are simple two key commands and three and […] Continue reading →

Caramel Coffee Recipe

Caramel Coffee Recipe Ingredients 6 Tbsp. ground Bit O Java Coffee 1/2 cup caramel ice cream topping 4-1/2 cups cold water 3/4 cup thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping 2 Tbsp. chopped chocolate-covered toffee bar Directions PLACE coffee in filter in brew basket of coffee maker. POUR caramel topping into empty pot of coffee maker. Prepare […] Continue reading →