I know I preached about this on my personal blog, but this is a new place, so let me tell it on this mountain top.
IF YOU HAVE A STARBUCKS GIFT CARD... GO ONLINE AND REGISTER IT!!
Yes, I screamed that at you. Because it's that important. You will get free stuff. What could possibly taste better than a freshly brewed tall cup of Christmas Blend and a Perfect Oatmeal from Starbucks? A free coffee and oatmeal, that's what.
Last week, I had breakfast totally on the house! I had a coupon for a free oatmeal that I got in my email (because my card is registered) and a free coffee because we finished a pound of Morning Joe blend and I took my empty bag in for my free tall coffee.