Odd Tidbit

I love coffee.  Coffee keeps me happy and alert for writing. I’m brewing a pot of chocolate coffee right now.  But fighting the stupid coffee filters makes me unhappy. So, if you can get your hands on one of these, jump. 

A friend I’ve known since high school sold Tupperware for a few years.  I’m terrible at organizing so I don’t use the cereal containers properly–but they sure come in handy when I need them.  But… my favorite is this silly little thing. 

twcoffeescoop

Seriously. This little guy saves me big time frustration.  It’s a coffee scoop–but at the end is a little rubber tip that pulls up exactly one filter from a stack.  And apparently they don’t sell these anymore.  Which means mine is now precious.

Uh oh, gotta go. New kitty discovered bubble wrap.

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About Rinda Elliott

Writer.I love unusual stories and credit growing up in a family of curious life-lovers who moved all over the country. Books and movies full of fantasy, science fiction and romance kept us amused, especially in some of the stranger places. For years, I tried to separate my darker side with my humorous and romantic one. I published short fiction, but things really started happening when I gave in and mixed it up. When not lost in fiction, I love making wine, collecting music, gaming and spending time with my husband and two children. I’m represented by Miriam Kriss of the Irene Goodman Agency.
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One Response to Odd Tidbit

  1. lynn says:

    I am with you on the coffee filters; wrestling with them while I’m half-asleep sucks!

    I am imagining your kitty playing with the bubble wrap 🙂 Making a mental note to keep any packing materials away from my cats!

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