Farmhouse Style on a Homestead Budget · Living on a Homestead Budget

Kitchen Window Shelf 

There are so many things that I love about our big old 1917 house.  I love that she is 100 years old.  I love her built-ins.  And I love her massive custom windows.  For an older house she has so much light!  Every room has at least one giant window. The only drawback I can… Continue reading Kitchen Window Shelf 

Canning & Preserving · Farmstead Recipes

Dandelion Jelly 

Spring has finally sprung here in Wisconsin!  Birds are singing, my tulips are blooming, and planting season is getting into full swing.  I don’t know about you, but the promise of renewal this time of year gets me really motivated.  I am constantly surprised by the new things that I learn as I delve deeper… Continue reading Dandelion Jelly