Happy Birthday, Grandpa Caffeine!

225 looks good on ya

Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge

Does anyone else love the Google doodles? I guess this is the man I need to thank most for my But First, Coffee blog obsession because this man discovered caffeine and saved our lives.

Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge was a German chemist born 225 years ago on this day. Watch the Google doodle here