Have you ever wondered what kind of salad recipes your great grandma ate? These salad recipes might give you a glimpse into the leafy greens and veggies she regularly enjoyed.Continue reading Salad Recipes From The 1800s (Miss Parloa’s Young Housekeeper)
Here are 19 delicious, vintage recipes for gravy and sauces that work well with different kinds of meat.Continue reading Sauces For Meat And Fish (Miss Parloa’s Young Housekeeper)
In boiling meats the temperature of the liquid should be kept at about the boiling point or a few degrees lower; that is, the water should bubble gently at one side of the pot or stewpan.Continue reading The Homemaker’s Guide To Cooking Meat (Miss Parloa’s Young Housekeeper)
Craft time with your kids can be a simple and fun way to bond and explore creativity. Making crafts is an excellent learning tool for children, and can help them learn how to focus and see a project through to the end.
But what do you do when your kids aren’t being little angels? How can you make craft time with kids more peaceful?
The suggestions below will help you to fine tune your crafting time so that you’re pulling your hair out less and enjoying time with your kids more.Continue reading 8 Steps To Stress Free Craft Time With Children
If you’re like any normal American person out there, your sex ed probably sucked. You most likely came out of high school thinking you were basically just as likely to get pregnant from sex on any day of your cycle.
But then you start trying for a baby. And a month goes by without a positive test. Then 2 months. Then 6 months. Soon a whole year has gone by, and you’re wondering why it’s just not working.Continue reading The Basics Of Ovulation: How To Get Pregnant
Being a good homemaker is all about finding small, novel homemaking tips that will help you solve the problems you’re facing in your own home. If you’re dealing with an annoyance, chances are another homemaker has dealt with the same thing and came up with a solution for it.
These 8 tips are small, but they can pack a big punch in making your home more pleasant without adding too much extra work. They’re perfect for the lazy homemaker that doesn’t want to do more around the house, but wants her house to look better anyway.Continue reading 8 Homemaking Tips For Lazy People
FRESH fish should frequently be substituted for meat. For those who live in seaboard towns there is no trouble in obtaining a variety. Every inland place has its own peculiar species, which should have precedence over other kinds; for the first thing to be taken into account is freshness. Fish brought from a distance deteriorates with the handling it receives and the time it is out of the water.Continue reading The Homemaker’s Guide To Cooking Fish (Miss Parloa’s Young Housekeeper)
Toddlers are many wonderful things. Clean and orderly generally isn’t one of them!
While you could run around cleaning up after them, that would be a huge waste of energy that is better spent cooking yummy food and actually playing with your toddler!
So what is a tired mom to do? You teach your toddler to clean up after themselves!Continue reading How To Get Your Toddler To Help Clean Up Their Messes
I love homemade bread! These recipes cover rolls, bread, and even waffles. While these recipes are old, they still make delicious food that will please your whole family.Continue reading Vintage Bread Recipes From The 1800s (Miss Parloa’s Young Housekeeper)
When it comes to keeping your home in the best shape possible, it’s usually the small homemaking tips that have the biggest impact. Small things like having a place for everything seems like a no brainer, until you realize you’re not following that advice at all!
Below are 8 small homemaking tips that can make a HUGE difference in your homemaking routine. If you’re looking for the secret to a happy, harmonious home, you might just find it in this post!Continue reading 8 Small Homemaking Tips That Make A Big Difference