While you can buy pre-ground coffee and spices, fresher is always better. But that freshness may not be worth owning an extra appliance for grinding — why not use your blender instead? Just toss in your coffee beans and blend to the consistency you want.
10 Surprising Things You Can Do With a Blender - Grind Coffee or Spices
You don't have to be a kitchen wizard to make good use of your blender. From cooking to composting, you can get a lot of mileage out of this simple small appliance. Here are 10 things you never realized you could do with a blender.