Blog

Zero Waste Christmas Pt. 2 - Easy DIY Coffee Scrub

This easy and inexpensive homemade coffee body scrub is super simple to make and is nourishing for dry, Summer skin. Coffee scrub is a great gentle exfoliator - perfect timing considering most of us are getting into our swimsuits and would love to show off our radiant skin! 

What's more, they are absolutely ideal as a budget-friendly, eco-friendly Christmas gift!

Read more →


Zero Waste Christmas Pt. 1 - Cinnamon Coffee Cake with Streusel Crumb Topping

Here's a sweet gift idea: cake in a reusable jar! These individually portioned (convenient and portable!) desserts are a great gift for co-workers, and to take to family get-togethers over the holiday season. We like the fact that it's a gift with reusable packaging, too!

Read more →


9 tips to make your office more environmentally friendly

How can we encourage sustainability in our workplace? Considering that we spend about a fifth of our lifetime at work, it's worthwhile considering how we can have a planet-strong impact on our colleagues and office space. Luckily, we have lots of great ideas to get you started - here are our top tips for a more conscious and happy workplace.

Read more →


Bacteria, yeast and mould in Nespresso® coffee machines, and what you can do about it.

How hygienic is the inside of your coffee machine? Your pod machine is literally a breeding ground for bacteria and old coffee build-up. Descaling is important for machine maintenance, and removes the lime scale on the boiler of your machine, but it doesn´t remove residue and bacteria on the brewing chamber of your machine. The dirtiest part of your Nespresso® machine Every time you extract a shot of espresso, a layer of coffee oil stays behind inside the brewing chamber of your machine. The dirtiest part of your capsule machine is not the water tank, or the pipes - it's...

Read more →


Creamy Espresso Milkshake

With eco-friendly Bluecup reusable capsules about to hit our virtual shelves, we've decided to celebrate.. with delicious creamy, refreshing-y, coffee-y Espresso Milkshakes all-round! This espresso shake is packed with some serious buzz and is absolutely heaven on a hot day - perfectly timed with Summer just around the corner!

Read more →