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The Parent & Baby Show Review Cafe Kin!

By |2020-01-14T21:53:23+00:0014th January 2020|Blog Post|

Parent and baby classes and workshops often feature highly on our studio timetable and events list, so when we created Cafe Kin, we worked hard to make sure that it was a safe, welcoming and suitable space for parents, babies, children. But did we get it right? We invited Kerry and Alex of The Parent [...]

Are YOU sabotaging your own happiness?

By |2020-01-10T16:12:33+00:0010th January 2020|Blog Post|

That's a bit of a loaded question isn't it? Let me explain... January, culturally and perhaps even traditionally, is a month that embraces change; New Year New You! screams social media, the local gym and (it can seem) every advertising billboard you pass. But for many, this illusive change is too often unachievable... or unsustainable. [...]

24 ways to practice a little self-care this Christmas

By |2019-11-28T22:12:56+00:001st December 2019|Blog Post|

In this modern day and age the world seems to move so fast, we’re constantly being bombarded with information... social media, news, adverts, deadlines and many other demands on our time. No more so than at Christmas! At this festive time of year we’re spinning more plates than ever before, balancing the needs of family, [...]

How you can ‘change your brain’ to enable you to cope better with stress and anxiety

By |2020-01-10T16:06:16+00:0025th November 2019|Uncategorized|

There is a ‘fine line’ between stress and anxiety.  These two words now seem to have become part of our everyday language. They go hand in hand, with our daily interactions, often a consequence of our busy lives. There always seems so much to do, regardless of the season, however at this time of year, [...]

Men: Let’s talk about stress

By |2019-11-15T14:25:31+00:007th November 2019|Blog Post|

Every year thousands of men and women across the globe take part in ‘Movember’ a month of campaigning, activities and moustache growing to bring attention to the very real issues around men’s mental and physical health. Many men find it notoriously difficult to translate their feelings and emotions into words, and whilst Movember and Men’s [...]

A perfectly balanced team – Meet the Rowan House Family!

By |2019-11-15T14:26:34+00:0015th October 2019|Blog Post|

Holistic health and wellness may not quite be our traditional model of medicine, but it is widely accepted that there are eight Pillars of Wellness: Physical Nutritional Emotional Social Spiritual Intellectual Financial Environmental To create a life in balance it’s essential to be mindful of all eight pillars, and it’s much the same in business [...]

The S.I.M.P.L.E guide to being an amazing birthing partner 

By |2019-11-15T14:27:49+00:0017th September 2019|Blog Post|

So you’ve been asked to be a birthing partner? Congratulations! Supporting someone through birth can be a wonderful experience... However, you might be feeling a little nervous about your role. Concerned about whether you’ll get it right? Hoping that you’ll help rather than hinder? Wondering how you’ll react when the time comes and this labour [...]

The amazing benefits of breastfeeding

By |2019-11-15T14:28:43+00:0031st July 2019|Blog Post|

World Breastfeeding Week is an annual celebration which is held in more than 120 countries. The goal, to encourage breastfeeding and provide support and education to families across the world. According to the World Health Organisation, breastfeeding promotes better health for mothers and children alike. In fact, they say... “Increasing breastfeeding to near-universal levels could [...]

Are you making life more complicated than it needs to be?

By |2019-11-15T14:29:21+00:0012th July 2019|Blog Post|

Oooh that’s a pretty loaded question isn’t it? And one that probably requires more than just a little honesty... But with our mission to help you discover and embrace life’s balance, this month we’re challenging you to take a look inwards and ask yourself... “Am I making this more complicated than it needs to be?” [...]