This Ontbijtkoek: Spiced Breakfast Cake is taken from the book ‘Mila’s Meals: The Beginning & The Basics’ by Catherine Barnhoorn. Cake for breakfast? Why not?! It’s delicious and nutritious – and with all the spices it’s a warming, immune boosting answer to the eternal question “What’s...

When it comes to fighting off an infection or boosting my daughter’s immune system, I like to take a 360 degree approach. That is, what goes on her body is as beneficial as what goes in it. As I write in the “Don’t Just Eat...

HOW TO DRAW A NOURISHING BATH INGREDIENTS*  1 Cup Bicarbonate of Soda 2 Drops Frankincense essential oil* ½ Cup Apple Cider Vinegar * Quantities are for a child’s bath ** The most popular oils for stimulating the immune system and safe for children aged 2+ years are: Frankincense,...

This Immune Boosting Bubbling Berry recipe is in ‘Mila’s Meals: The Beginning & The Basics’, by Catherine Barnhoorn, health coach, author and blogger at MILASMEALS.CO.ZA. We literally have a universe of bacteria within us, known us our microbiome, that forms the foundation of you and your little ones’...

Adapted from the Fruit Roll Recipe in ‘Mila’s Meals: The Beginning & The Basics’, by Catherine Barnhoorn, author and blogger at MILASMEALS.CO.ZA. MAKES: 2 trays / 20 fruit leather rolls A great no-mess, no-fuss out-and-about snack or lunchbox food and a very, very sneaky way to get the vegetables...