Category Archives: Simple & Frugal


Jan
29th

Cold-Kicker Spicy Chicken Soup

A guest post by Lucy Kesler, Inn Keeper at The Olde Buffalo Inn B+B, originally published in October of 2012

Cold Kicker Spicy Chicken Soup :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

 

“Let food be thy medicine,

and medicine be thy food”

- Hippocrates

There was a frost warning out earlier this week for northern Indiana and I’m wearing jeans and socks.… Read the rest

Posted in Health + Home Remedies, Living Naturally, Real Food + Nutrition, Recipe + Menu Plans, Simple & Frugal | 5 Comments
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Jan
22nd

My Yarn Obsession: The Benefits of Teaching Your Children to Knit + Crochet

My Yarn Obsession: The Benefits of Teaching Your Children to Knit or Crochet - Vintage Kids | Modern WorldMonday was rough.

If this is any indication, I had to mop the floor 3 times, and sanitize 2 dining room chairs (potty training incident).

We (plural) may have cried during the homeschool math lesson on multiplying by 3′s. (Lord help me when we get to long division…)

I was cranky.… Read the rest

Posted in Homemaking, Homeschooling, Simple & Frugal | 13 Comments
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Jan
14th

Your Home Should Be The Safest Place On Earth

Your Home Should Be The Safest Place On Earth :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

I have to be totally upfront.

I’m not very “green”.

The DIY projects like wool dryer balls, and the homemade cleaners and cloth diaper wipe solutions that I have posted here on my blog were not motivated by a sincere love of the earth and a desire to reduce the size of landfills…I really just needed to save money.Read the rest

Posted in {simplify}, Cleaning Concoctions, Homemaking, Simple & Frugal | 1 Comment
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