Category Archives: Nutrition News & Views

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 […]

It’s World Vegetarian Day so we’re asking about the benefits of kids going veggie!

A friend recently rang Kalila all a fluster asking what we thought about vegetarian diets for young children? It got our Nutritionist Claire thinking and as today is World Vegetarian day, and with many campaigners promoting vegetarianism for environmental reasons, and for a healthier world, we decided to look into it further. It transpires that […]

Join the Kalila Breakfast club…the meal no mum should miss!

This Autumn we’re launching our Kalila Breakfast club to bring mum’s the very best start to their day with our weekly breakfast recipe. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and yet so many of us skip it. We’re making it our mission to ensure mums everywhere fill their tums at breakfast time! […]

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? […]

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 […]

The importance of water in pregnancy – World Water Day 2018

Today is the United Nations World Water Day 2018 so what better day to talk about the importance of water for fertility, conception and during pregnancy!                   Water is central to all life, we’re 60-65% water ourselves,  and none more so during fertility, conception and pregnancy. Did […]

Eating to conceive

I’ve officially reached that age where most of my friends have had kids, are having kids or are desperately trying to have kids. And between them, or should I say us as I include myself in this group, we represent a fairly good cross section of society with many healthy births, some suffering miscarriage, some […]

Live Workshop – An Introduction to Prenatal Nutrition – 07/11/2017

Today’s live workshop took place at The Milk Bar Milan. Thanks to all the ladies who joined us in store and live on facebook. You can watch on replay on our facebook page and download the presentation here Kalila_An introduction to maternal Nutrition.    

November “Eat Healthy” – Buy fresh, cook fresh, eat fresh

Our “Eat healthy” series is drawing to a close and as we approach year end we’d like to leave you with a few take home messages. Each month we’ve covered different food group (proteins, carbs, fats), hydration, portion size and variety to name but a few… and as we leave you to follow your own […]

October “Eat Healthy” – Variety is the spice of life

What’s the first thing you think of when someone says the word “diet”? Boring?!!! That’s because most weight-loss orientated diets involve cutting our major food groups such as carbs, fat, and sugars. Here at Kalila we are more interested in “Eating Healthy” to promote a healthy approach to food combined with an active lifestyle for […]