There are lots of positives to spring: warmer weather, spring blooms, a new collection of tea from Bluebird Tea Co.. With the wintery weather we've been having recently we've been struggling to think of sunny days and all of the things we've listed above, but these springtime blends are helping us see past the snow … Continue reading Bluebird Tea Co. spring tea blends
We've been umming and ahing about what to make for Christmas this year. Being fans of home-made Christmas presents we decided to create something we could gift to others as well as something to treat ourselves with too. We settled on bath bombs as our Lush habit can be a bit costly this time of year when … Continue reading Christmas tea bath bombs
Do you ever wonder where Autumn ends and Winter begins? Officially it begins on the first of December, but with the clocks moving back the dark evenings and Christmas stock hitting shops shelves it is starting to feel pretty Wintery in our neck of the woods! As excited as we are to be sampling Christmas … Continue reading Autumn blog post round up
Don't you find once your bananas pass their perfect ripeness they just sit there uneaten and then eventually thrown out? This is exactly what happens in our houses so recently to save them going to waste we have been using them to make this yummy chai infused banana bread with the added naughtiness of chocolate … Continue reading Pumpkin Spiced Chocolate and Banana Muffins
There is nothing quite like a new collection of tea from Bluebird Tea Co. to signal the change in seasons and in our latest rep box from Bluebird we were lucky enough to receive their latest blends to try! We couldn't wait to share our thoughts with you! Treacle Sponge Ingredients; Chinese Sencha Green Tea, Cocoa … Continue reading Bluebird Tea Co.’s Autumn Collection
With Bluebird Tea Co's launch of exciting new Matcha flavours we couldn't wait to get baking with them! Check out our Vegan Ice Cream Matcha Meringues...
We've been baking! See our recipe for #vegan Raspberry Russian brownies on the blog...
You may remember a weeks or so ago we posted the first in a series of recipes from our Cocktail ParTEa. Today we are sharing with you our Blue Raspberry Collins recipe made using Bluebird Tea Co's magical Blue Raspberry tea. This blend of green tea, blue pea flowers and raspberry pieces was originally a limited … Continue reading Cocktail ParTEA: Blue Raspberry Collins
Hello May! We are pretty excited for the arrival of May, we both have new jobs AND we are both heading off on holiday so all in all there is going to be lots happening here at Bugs and Birds HQ! April may have been dominated by naughty Easter treats, day trips to amazing urban … Continue reading Monthly Round-up April
In our Bluebird Tea Co. rep box this month along with the Easter trio of teas we also received a Mix 'n' Matcha tube containing five mini Matcha tins to try. Each tin contained 2-3 servings worth of Matcha with flavours including Cacao, Orange, Lemon, Gingernut and many more. This is a great way to try different flavours before … Continue reading BeauTEA DIY – Matcha lip balm & lip scrub