Breakfast Club … Bring on the Oats

Oats…love them or hate them? They are one of those foods that for some bring back childhood nightmares of sloppy porridge whilst for others have become one of the new super-foods of the gluten-free era. As a naturally gluten-free grain they are a great alternative to the wheat and barley based breads and cereals many […]

Breakfast Club – keep going….we’re at the half way mark of our morning marathon!

So here we are half way through our breakfast club series. How are you getting on so far? Have you taken the plunge and added some new dishes to your breakfast? We promise you’ll not be disappointed! Lets take a minute to remind ourselves some of the key benefits of having a healthy balanced breakfast […]

Breakfast Club and this week we’re getting fruity!

So how did you get on with veggies last week? This week we’re heading into more well known territory and talking about fruit for breakfast. From adding an apple a day to making more elaborate smoothies there are many benefits to including fruit at breakfast time. Think colourful antioxidant rich berries to boost our immune […]

Breakfast club shocker…adding veggies at breakfast!!

Yes! We said vegetables. Next week we’ll be talking about fruit which is pretty safe territory when it comes to breakfast but this week we’re shaking things up a little and looking at how to get more of our 5-a-day (or even 7-a-day!) portions of vegetables in nice and early. In Western cultures we’re very […]

Prenatal Yoga Series – Skandasana

Skandasana, or side lunge, is a wonderful pose for opening the hips during pregnancy and building core strength in a gentle way. Opening the hips can provide physical relief as well as emotional relief. Oftentimes when we are stressed, we carry that stress around in our bodies, creating tension throughout the body that can cause […]

Let’s talk Post Natal depression on World Mental Health Day

This week we’re proud to announce that Kalila co-founder Claire has an article in the Association for Post natal Illness (APNI) newsletter, supporting mums with postnatal depression, explaining how diet and healthy eating can support some of the many symptoms linked to post-partum illness. Post Natal Depression (PND) affects as many as 10% of new […]

Breakfast club “egg-stravaganza”

Lets talk about eggs baby! Did you know eggs have 6 grams of high-quality protein and that a protein packed breakfast helps sustain mental and physical energy throughout the day? That’s good news for people of any age! A favourite at breakfast time and one of the most versatile foods around. Scrambled, boiled, poached, fried, […]

Yoga for Kids! Introducing Poses

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Yoga for kids is exploding worldwide these days. More and more, people are talking about the benefits of yoga for children (and parents too) which is wonderful considering the amount of stress our society is facing these days. For adults, it can be hard to understand how to share yoga with your kids. If you’ve […]