Say “Cheeesssseeee!!!”

I love Starbucks.  Sometimes, though, I have a hard time ordering…too many choices.  Tall, Grande, add syrup, shots of espresso, whip cream vs. no whip cream…my indecisive mind spins!  I have found a favorite drink there which, unfortunately, is seasonal (go figure).  For a few months out of the year though, I know exactly what I’m going to get.  It taste really good, but I think part of the appeal is how I sound when I order it…

 “Tall, salted carmel mocha frappuccino, non-fat, no-whip”.

Say that out loud…kind of fast.  You really sound like you know what you’re talking about 🙂  I’m sure the people standing behind you are very impressed…there’s someone who knows what they want!

The atmosphere at Starbucks is nice too.  My hubby goes there often & he has discovered there are a few “regulars” who go there…everyday.  One man in particular, goes there twice!!  Once in the morning, once in the afternoon.  Where does he go in between visits??  Chick-fil-a…yep…everyday!

I do not frequent the establishment as often, but when I do, I like to look for free stuff.  Many may not know that about once a week, Starbucks offers a free app to their patrons.  You can usually find the cards on the little table with the napkins, straws, etc.

This week’s free app is pretty cool.  It’s called Pocketbooth

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The app is set up to be like those old timey photobooths.  It takes 4 shots, back to back.  You just have to push one button and it starts up.  There are a few seconds between each shot, so you can pose yourself.

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You can save it to your camera roll, e-mail the pic, post it to Facebook or Twitter.  If that doesn’t work for you, you can send them to a wireless printer, via AirPrint or even order and ship them to a friend or family member.  To order, it is $1.99 (in the US).  That covers your printing and shipping costs.  I haven’t tried that function out yet.

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You can purchase other filters through the app for about $0.99, but I like the black and white look of the pics.  It goes along with the retro feel of the app.

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As you can see, fun for all ages!!  This is just a silly app to have, but hey, it’s free!!!  A lot of the reviewers were talking saying how they got the app to have for parties.  I think that would be a lot of fun for adults or kiddos!  

So, go visit your local Starbucks store, get ya a tall salted carmel mocha frappuccino, non-fat, no whip, grab this free app & say “cheeesssseeee!”

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One thought on “Say “Cheeesssseeee!!!”

  1. Ha. Sooo Technically if you say the non-fat, no whip before the drink, it goes with how the write it on the cup.. would be tall, non-fat, no whip, salted Caramel Mocha. If you are me, you order it with less pumps. You CAN order a caramel Mocha anytime of the year.. fyi.. Its my fake snickers treat! hehe.

    Gotta see if I can find this free app card!!

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