As in the coffee mug Mr. Sugar Cube and I made to hold drinking straws for our coffee.
When we were planning to serve the cupcakes and coffee before the ceremony, we came up with re-purposing coffee bean bags and using a coffee mug to hold the half-and-half, sugar, and stir straws for what was going to be hot coffee. Now that the cupcakes and coffee will be served on the trolley following the ceremony, we’ve made the hot coffee cold brew and will have the 30-ish cups “just-add-ice” ready.
We still needed something to hold the drinking straws, though, as they aren’t individually wrapped and we didn’t want our grubby fingers all over them.
So we kept with the coffee mug idea. And we both had various ideas for the exact coffee mug to use: