Fat-tastic training is the new healthy; are you fat-adapted?

Are you fat-adapted or a sugar burner? Are you super sporty and looking to perform better? Or a Kalila mum with weight worries on your mind? One of the buzz topics in recent years in sports nutrition and weight loss camps is this question of “which fuel is best for your body?” Are you fat-adapted? […]

Prenatal Yoga Series – Vriksasana (Tree Pose)

So many things escape us during pregnancy. Sleep, wine, our pee… our balance is just one of many. But you can work on regaining some balancing skills through Yoga. Tree pose is the quintessential Yoga pose for a fairly good reason. Not only is it accessible to everyone thanks to its many different modifications, it […]

Communities are only as strong as the health of their women

We’re just a little bit in love with former first lady Michelle Obama and going through some old quotes today we came across two which really resonated for us as women and mothers. Being healthy isn’t about getting on a scale or measuring your waistline… Wouldn’t it be great if we could shift this ancient […]

Dine al fresco with this summery Cod & Samphire supper

Looking for something new to wow your friends and family with at the table this summer. Conjure up Mediterranean al fresco dining with this simple one pot fish bake. Great for mums juggling little ones as can be prepared in less than 5 minutes and needs only 15-20 mins cooking time. All that’s needed is […]

What’s in our snack pack this week….veggies!

Hot on the heels of Jamie Oliver’s campaign against child obesity and #AdEnough of junk food marketing, we’re packing our bags with a selection of colourful veggies to keep hunger at bay this summer. Real, raw and packed with healthy vitamins and minerals we’re embracing our inner omnivore and helping to educate ourselves and our […]

Summer bodies and supporting healthy weight loss

Summer is finally upon us (hooray!) which for many of us means holidays and summer fun with our families. It can also be a time when many women worry about their bodies, and especially the idea of wearing beachwear and revealing more of themselves then perhaps they are comfortable with. Everywhere you turn there are […]

Too strong for labor?

  I remember one moment very clearly in our birth course at the hospital: the nurse had just explained the process of birth. The contractions, how the baby descends, all that good stuff. My husband looked at me and said “The uterus is a big muscle? This is going to be so easy for you! You’re […]