QUOTES TO INSPIRE YOU AT THE START OF A NEW YEAR

This blog posted started out with the idea of encouraging you to use one of our lunch boxes or water bottles to lead a healthier or more sustainable lifestyle… but this feels banal and even discourteous in relation to the year we’ve just had. It would be an understatement to say 2020 has been aContinue reading “QUOTES TO INSPIRE YOU AT THE START OF A NEW YEAR”

COVID SILVER LINING

What a year. Without a doubt, Covid has had an unparalleled impact on the world in 2020 both professionally and personally. Despite the early signs of 2021 positivity with this week’s start to the vaccine roll out, there’s equally sure to be on-going ramifications for us all in the years ahead. Yet there is aContinue reading “COVID SILVER LINING”

Great Lunch Ideas That Will Keep You Energised in The Afternoon

Being mindful of what you eat can have a wealth of benefits. Picking different foods for different purposes is a great way to gain control over how you feel. For example, you can boost your energy levels simply through what you eat during the day. Who would’ve thought it? Just make sure you’ve read upContinue reading “Great Lunch Ideas That Will Keep You Energised in The Afternoon”

Forget Juicing – It’s Time to Start Souping!

Souping On The Go: Simple Hacks To Bring Your Soup To Work Health and wellness enthusiasts have started to ditch trendy diets in favour of a healthier and more practical way to lose weight. In recent years, souping has emerged as one of the most popular ways to incorporate vegetables into your diet, with some going onContinue reading “Forget Juicing – It’s Time to Start Souping!”

SEASONAL SPRING LUNCH BOX RECIPES

Spring has definitely sprung and the team at Black + Blum are enjoying experimenting with some seasonal ingredients to put together lunches for our lunch boxes and thermos flasks that pack a punch and put a proper spring in our step this March! Kale & Marscapone pesto A fresher, more spring-like take on the traditional basil pesto, this easyContinue reading “SEASONAL SPRING LUNCH BOX RECIPES”

#DESIGNFORHEALTH – BLACK+BLUM MEETS BLOGGER, STACEY SHEPPARD

As a part of our #DesignforHealth campaign we are lucky enough to be working with some of the countries most exciting lifestyle and design bloggers. One of collaborations is with TheDesignSheppard’s Stacey Sheppard. Stacey started her career in design and architecture writing for Design Kitchen & Bathroom magazine and still writes for a number ofContinue reading “#DESIGNFORHEALTH – BLACK+BLUM MEETS BLOGGER, STACEY SHEPPARD”

#DESIGNFORHEALTH – BLACK+BLUM MEETS BLOGGER, JEN STANBROOK

As a part of our #DesignforHealth campaign, this February, we are lucky enough to be working with some of the countries most exciting lifestyle bloggers. One of our collaborations is with LoveChicLiving’s, Jen Stanbrook.  Jen’s has won awards for her blog every year since she started writing her blog in 2012!  The UK home and interiorContinue reading “#DESIGNFORHEALTH – BLACK+BLUM MEETS BLOGGER, JEN STANBROOK”

Our ten #DesignforHealth healthy living tips from Black + Blum and Button & Sprung! We recently celebrated our #DesignforHealth collaboration with our good friends at Button & Sprung.  Like us, Button & Sprung put great design and quality materials at the heart of what they do,  leading to the creation of beautiful upholstered beds and quality pocket sprung mattresses thatContinue reading

LIVEN UP YOUR SANDWICH BOX WITH IDEAS FROM BLACK+BLUM

We are very excited about our beautiful new lunch box!  A 3-in-1, multifunctional lunchbox with the box and lid constructed from brushed stainless steel, we’ve designed this lunchbox to not just carry your lunch to work, but also cook dishes in the oven and even store them in a freezer. We’re quietly proud that it’s theContinue reading “LIVEN UP YOUR SANDWICH BOX WITH IDEAS FROM BLACK+BLUM”

THE PERFECT VALENTINE’S DAY PACKED LUNCH

The perfect Valentine’s Day packed lunch This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Wednesday, so unless you have been award-winningly organised and romantic, booking a day off in advance, chances are, the majority of us will be spending it at work after hurriedly texting a loved one on the morning commute. But with the veryContinue reading “THE PERFECT VALENTINE’S DAY PACKED LUNCH”