Tag: Starbucks

Starbucks unicorn drink has too much sugar

Starbucks unicorn drink has too much sugar
My Facebook and Instagram feeds have been clogged with photos of an unnaturally colorful new Starbucks unicorn drink.  My initial reaction is disgust that Starbucks would offer a sugar filled Frappuccino. I dug a little deeper and learned the sugar amount is twice as much as an adult needs in one day! Why is that necessary... Read more »

My journey from coffee to tea and how it saves lives (and money)

My journey from coffee to tea and how it saves lives (and money)
After college I immediately got a job at the Starbucks in my hometown.  The week long training involved many hours at mandatory Coffee College which taught me everything from bean quality to how to prepare the finest cappuccino.  Opening the doors at 4 a.m. required steaming, hot coffee all day long. Once I moved from Starbucks to... Read more »