Hi I’m Claire

I simplify natural, back-to-basics living to help busy, overwhelmed mums easily and affordably, live a healthier, happier life. 

Simple. Natural. Back-to-basics.

Your household. Your food. Your life. 

Bread Baking 101

Learn to quickly and easily bake your own bread at home. Enrol now and get bonus access to our sourdough masterclass (& free sourdough starter). 

FREE ebook & Meal Plan

11 Recipes, 12 Ingredients

Learn how to create a basic wholefood ingredient supply in your kitchen so that you can cook easy, tasty meals even when cooking is the last thing you feel like doing (without having to run to the shops).

On the Blog

Tips, tricks, tools & recipes to simplify living naturally. Helping you get back-to-basics for less stress, better health and less pressure on the budget. 

Simple carrot cake

Simple carrot cake

This simple carrot cake recipe is moist, light and delicious. It's also nut-free (unless you choose to decorate with them). Perfect for morning tea or a special occasion cake. Simple carrot cake recipe When I first shared this carrot cake recipe I dubbed it the best...

Ginger squares

Ginger squares

Ginger squares (or ginger bars) are a delicious shortbread-like slice topped with sweet ginger icing. Ginger squares This recipe for ginger squares comes from one of my amazing Grandmother's hand-written recipe books. I think the classic old recipes are the best! Back...

3 ingredient scones

3 ingredient scones

3 ingredient scones (or lemonade scones) are the simplest, lightest, fluffiest scones you'll ever make. 3 Ingredient Scones Until trying this 3 ingredient scone recipe years ago, I'd actually been a little afraid to make scones. My first attempt, about 7 years before...

From the Heart of the Home Podcast

Get off the bandwagon of perfectionism, connect with yourself & what you truly want & set yourself up to live an empowered, healthy & happy life.

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Cooking dinner a constant struggle? 

I’d love to send you a free copy of my eBook ’12 ingredients, 11 recipes.’

Learn how to create a basic ingredient supply so that you can cook easy, tasty meals even when cooking is the last thing you feel like doing (without having to run to the shops).

Recipe Card Box

Our timber recipe card boxes were designed as a throwback to the kitchens of our great grandmothers. 

Where things were made from scratch and recipes were written in books or on cards.

Slash your Spend workshop

Learn how to keep your family well-fed as grocery prices rise, without having to increase your spend (maybe even reduce it!).

Recipe Cards

Our recipe cards contain the staples for your family in a timeless, A6 (postcard size) design that you can keep forever in our keepsake, timber recipe card box (sold separately).

Learn how to make simple, natural swaps in your home to save money, and improve your family’s health (in less than 5 minutes a week).