[sponsored] Mid-August is Afternoon Tea day, meaning we should enjoy a lovely afternoon tea. If you’re wondering what afternoon tea or think its just tea and crumpets, you are hugely wrong. When did afternoon tea begin? Afternoon tea is a very British thing, most countries think that Brits only drink tea, again this is not true. I want to tell you about when afternoon tea started. Anna Russell, the Duchess of Bedford introduced afternoon tea in 1840. The reason she introduced it was because around 4pm, she would get rather
#ad Now when you’re following a healthy lifestyle, it can be hard to find decent snacks that you know are 100% vegan and are not fruit or vegetable sticks. Snacks are not just food but also drinks as well, there is more drinks that are suitable for vegans. There are far more great foods and drinks to snack on and I want to show you come of the fantastic snacks that I have come across. Abakus Seaweed Crisps The first up on the snack lists is Abakus Seaweed Crisps. These
*The items found in this gift guide have been gifted, some links are affiliates. I can’t believe how quickly Christmas has come around and if you’re wondering what would make great Christmas gifts for a foodie, here are some ideas for you. Masha – Hand Blender 3-in-1 Set Multi Tool – Blends, Purees and Whisks This is a masher with a huge difference, this is actually a 3-in-1 hand blender that not only blends but purees, mashes and even whisks. This is an all in one tool that is absolutely
(Ad Gifted) Some of these products have been gifted for review As Father’s Day is fast approaching, I wanted to choose a number of items that Dad’s would love to receive, trying to think away from the traditional pack of world beers / ales or slippers. I’m not a father myself, however I do have a number of friends who are dad’s. I’ve had some great conversations about Father’s Day and what may like to get as a gift, the results did surprise me, you’ll have to look at this
Melitta has to be one of the biggest names in the world when you think about home coffee machines, the have a superb reputation for producing the highest quality in coffee machines. If you are wondering about the credentials of Melitta, this is the company that invented the coffee filter, so it is safe to say that they know coffee and know how to make the perfect cup. What is the History of Melitta? Melitta is a German company which was founded back in 1908 by Melitta Bentz. She actually
(Ad Gifted) Some of these products have been gifted for review I have chosen a number of items that I know my mum and other foodie mums would love to receive, above the traditional flowers etc. I’m not a mother myself, however I know a lot of foodie mums and I have had some great conversations about what they would like to receive as a gift for Mother’s Day, you know what, it was surprising what the results were. Check out the Matt’s Cafe 2019 Mother’s Day Foodie Gift Guide.
Christmas of 2018 is fast approaching and I can’t believe what has happened during the year, it certainly been eventful. So much has happened and all for the better. Now, I want to be completely honest with you, Christmas was never I time I enjoyed, it actual fact, I dreaded it for one reason or another. But things changed and so has my opinion and views on Christmas, I am now the biggest kid when it comes to Christmas and I only have 2 people to thank for this, if
Crackers, everyone has them at some point right? Even if most people just enjoy them at Christmas with a nice selection of cheese! It doesn’t matter when you enjoy them, but it matters what crackers you actually enjoy eating. I’ve tried some of these bargain buys and they just don’t do it for me, especially at Christmas. I want something that’s going to be the highlight, rival the cheese I eat with them and really savour the taste in the process. If you haven’t got it yet, in this post
The wonderful people over at Indigo Nutrition have allowed me to run a competition, so that one of my lucky readers can win a Indigo Nutrition Make Your Own Chocolate Kit. Indigo Nutrition gave me one of there amazing sets to review for a fathers day gift, it was the Indigo Nutrition Make Your Own Chocolate, check out the post for that here. Now if you are wonder who or what Indigo Nutrition are, well they are a company who inspire and motivate people on their journey to a healthier lifestyle.