The Healthy Blog

Here’s where you’ll find all sorts of ideas for health and natural goodness.

Is iron deficiency holding your kids back? Here’s how to avoid anaemia in children

We all want our kids to grow up to be strong and resilient. But too often, something like iron deficiency can hold them back. Iron deficiency is very common in children and can affect their health and well-being. Initially, it can just cause general tiredness and struggling to keep on task. But left untreated, anaemia can affect a child’s development, including key milestones such as walking and talking.

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Going Plastic Free in 2018 – The NatureDoc Guide

2018 is rapidly emerging as the year when we wage a war upon plastic. We have long been advocates of reducing our exposure to plastic, both in terms of reducing our toxic load and being kinder to the environment. We’ve pulled together our top tips for plastic free living.

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Top Tips for Dealing with Fussy Eating – Part Two

A wonderfully healthy diet sounds great in theory, but if you have a picky eater on your hands then this is where you have your work cut out. In too many household’s food choices can become a sticking point and meal times can be incredibly stressful. Learn some practical ways how to turn a picky eater into a fantastic feeder.

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Top Tips for Dealing with Fussy Eating – Part One

Do you have a fussy or picky eater in your home? If so, you’re not alone, it is one of the most common nutritional worries for parents. We want to make sure our children have the nutrition they need to grow, develop, run, play, fight of illness, excel at school… but it’s not always that easy!

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Survival Tips For Xmas – So You Feel Fabulous in 2018

We all want to feel great over Christmas, and many people will be worrying how they will survive 10 days of rich food, wine and merriment. Let’s turn it around and learn a few easy daily tricks and healthy tips to combat the Christmas demands – and more importantly look and feel fabulous for your start to 2018!

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Four Natural Ways To Stop A Child’s Earache

Earaches were the thing that troubled my daughter when she was little. She would sometimes wake me up screaming in agony and it was awful to see her in so much pain. Because I suffered the same issues when I was little, and lived off penicillin, I was determined to make life easier for her and find some more natural ways to stop her earaches. Read on to hear how we knocked them on the head every time and never needed to resort to antibiotics.

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Hi! I'm Lucinda Miller, and I have a passion for healthy food and healthy living.