Petunia Bloom

 

Mom’s Midmorning Pick-Me-Up June 27, 2012

Filed under: Espresso,Food,Health,Recipe — 10:15 am

1 cup skim milk
1 tsp CocoPure
1 shot espresso
2 cups crushed ice

Mix in Vita Mix

 
 

New Toy – DeLonghi Rialto 4500 September 13, 2009

Filed under: Coffee,Espresso,Household — 10:12 pm

Starbucks DeLonghi Rialto 4500

One-Touch Super Automatic Espresso Machine

We said goodbye to our trusty Saeco and hello to a one-touch wonder.  It grinds the beans, steams the milk, and cleans itself.  We used our Saeco so much we knew we would love a newer model that would save us time.  This is so cool that, after staying with us, my mom went and bought one too.

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You do have to clean the inside parts, but is very easy and doesn’t take a lot of time.  Here are the innards:

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By the way, don’t you love my bronze wall tile in the first picture.