• Starting the day with a nutritious breakfast

    Starting the day with a nutritious breakfast

    You often hear people saying that “breakfast is the most important meal of the day” and you know what, I agree. When you consider that dinner time in many households takes place anytime from 5-8pm, when it comes time for breakfast, it has been about 12 hours since the last meal. Not everyone is aRead more
  • What is a healthy weight?

    What is a healthy weight?

    Children, just like adults come in lots of different shapes and sizes. Unfortunately though, with many children being overweight and obese in Australia, it can be hard to distinguish which children are underweight, those who are a healthy weight, and those who are overweight. What weight should my child be? The answer to this questionRead more
  • Which yoghurt is best?

    Which yoghurt is best?

    Yoghurt is a fantastic snack. It is a good source of protein, probiotics and it is low GI (glycaemic index). Low GI foods keep you fuller for longer! With the ever increasing range of yoghurts available in the fridge aisle, I am forever being asked which is the best one to choose. The answer isRead more
  • Packing a Healthy Lunchbox

    Packing a Healthy Lunchbox

    It’s that time of year again. School holidays are coming to an end and it is time to start getting things ready for the new school year. For some, this might be the first time you are having to pack a lunchbox, and for others, it might be a time of looking for new ideas

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