Posts Categorised: Nutrition

If you have a sensitive gut or irritable bowel, FODMAPS might be right for you

What Is The FODMAPS Diet?

Words by Karen Kingham A low FODMAPS diet may be one of the latest diets on the scene, but don’t hold that against it. Here we explain FODMAPS and how they may be just be… Read more »

The taste of processed foods isn't always a good way to judge the salt content

Pass On The Salt: Sodium In Processed Kids’ Foods

Words by Karen Kingham In a recently released report, the Australian Consumers Association (ACA) magazine Choice found that one in 10 of the processed children’s foods surveyed contained more sodium per 100g than a certain… Read more »

Quinoa

All About Quinoa

Words by Catherine Saxelby Quinoa was originally grown in the Andes mountain range in South America, and it was one of the staple foods of the Incas. Easy to prepare, high in protein, and gluten-free,… Read more »

Aim to eat two serves of fruit and five serves of vegetables a day

Healthy Eating During Pregnancy

Words by Karen Kingham Take a look at our list of “must-haves” for top pregnancy nutrition and on-track weight gain, because every bite counts when you’re pregnant. Protein Lean red meats, like beef and lamb,… Read more »

Garlic is a flu-fighting friend, so eat up!

Foods To Boost Your Immunity

Words by Karen Kingham Stay healthy and keep colds and flus away by feeding up your immune system with these yummy health boosters. Garlic A kitchen staple that has been named in history as nature’s… Read more »

Eat food that will nurture you and your baby bump

What Not To Eat When You’re Pregnant

Words by Karen Kingham What you can’t eat when pregnant is an important question to answer, as not all foods are going to nurture you and your baby bump. Here’s a list of food safety… Read more »

The Best Drinks For Toddlers

What Are The Best Drinks For Toddlers?

Words by Karen Kingham The right drinks, in the right amounts and at the right times, keep your children hydrated and ensure they get the best nutrition, too. Good starts Starting with a little water… Read more »

Boost your metabolism

Easy Ways To Boost Your Metabolism

Words by Karen Kingham The speed at which we burn energy to keep body processes ticking over is known as our metabolic rate. It’s at the very heart of our ability to control our weight… Read more »