Hello, I’m Emily. Join me and my family as we enjoy wholesome home cooking, a natural handmade home and our family’s simple coastal country lifestyle.

5 Eco-friendly Household Products that are Worth the Switch

There are more ‘green’ products on offer than ever before and while we’re lucky to have the option of avoiding nasties like harsh chemicals and single use plastics, sometimes the risk of trying something new along with some pretty hefty price tags can make us think twice before making the switch. As busy mums we […]

How to grow an edible garden

Whether you’re a green thumb or serial plant killer, there is an option for everyone. It doesn’t need to be expensive and you don’t need to have a lot of gear. In this blog we’ll show you how. Start simple If you don’t have a lot of time or money, or just want something fun […]

Wholesome Banana Bread

Combat food waste one loaf at a time This recipe never gets old. Not only is it great for using up overripe bananas and lowering food waste, but you can make it super wholesome by using wholemeal flours and unrefined sugar. First prize winner This versatile, adaptable recipe has won me me first prize at […]