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RECIPES & BLOG — PREGNANCY

THE MANY REASONS TO TRY CLOTH NAPPIES

Eleanor Ozich PARENTING PREGNANCY SIMPLE LIVING

THE MANY REASONS TO TRY CLOTH NAPPIES

Perhaps the biggest concern with using cloth nappies is the perception of mess and inconvenience. You might have visions of scrubbing by hand, lethal safety pins, or mountains of laundry. This simply isn’t true, in fact you might even come to love them like I do. The average child will go through an estimated five to eight thousand nappies during those first few years. I hope you will take a moment to think about the energy, water and trees that are used to make this staggering number, let alone all of the plastic and chemicals in the process. Next, imagine...

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RECIPES FOR NATURE BABY

Eleanor Ozich ENTERTAINING PARENTING PREGNANCY SNACKS & STARTERS VEGETARIAN

RECIPES FOR NATURE BABY

I created some simple, summery recipes for a Nature Baby event towards the end of last year. There was a roasted garlic butter bean hummus, and candied tomatoes with feta, thyme and avocado, piled upon yummy Franjos Kitchen pregnancy and lactation crackers. Nature Baby has kindly shared the recipes on their journal, find them here. x

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ARCHIE OZICH. BORN 26.5.16

Eleanor Ozich PARENTING PREGNANCY

ARCHIE OZICH. BORN 26.5.16

Say hello to Archie Ozich. Born in the water on Thursday evening, weighing 8 lbs, 7 oz. He is just lovely, we are absolutely smitten!

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BREASTFEEDING BISCUITS

Eleanor Ozich PARENTING PREGNANCY SWEET DELIGHTS WHOLESOME BAKING

BREASTFEEDING BISCUITS

Baby boy could arrive any day now, work and emails have slowed down considerably, I feel restless, a little unsure of how to fill my time. So, I do what I love the most, spend the morning baking biscuits. Not just any old biscuits, but those with magical added ingredients to help aid in lactaction and milk supply, essential for a hungry, breastfeeding mama. Oats, fennel and yeast are folded in to a buttery, deep coloured batter, I feel a little dark chocolate is also necessary here. The result is a golden, rough textured biscuit, tender enough to crumble slightly,...

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ESSENTIALS FOR CLOTH NAPPIES

Eleanor Ozich PARENTING PREGNANCY SIMPLE LIVING

ESSENTIALS FOR CLOTH NAPPIES

Carefully laundered and organised neatly, I have gathered the essentials that we will need in the near future. Covers, inserts and biodegradable liners from Real Nappies, organic washable wipes from Nature Baby, stain remover and recycled plastic bucket with a lid for soaking from Eco Store, and an abundance of wooden pegs for hanging out the washing. There will plenty I'm sure!

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