Money Stretching Ideas

I’m adding some ideas from some Facebook friends –  Most center around buying the most economical sized packages of food, whether meat of dry goods, and using them in many different ways.  Buy in bulk with a friend to save money, or buy one or two items in bulk each shopping trip.  Just make sure…

Fabric and Sewing Resources

I added some fabric and pattern resources to the sewing page.  Click Here: Sewing to take a look.   Feel free to share other sites you love!

Welcome

What’s ‘Some New Old Thing’?  Well, its new things we’ve found, and old things that we’ve found again.  Old Time Farm Collies that have been around for ages, but are still a great family dog, old sewing machines that were made to last, and are still sewing, old family recipes that are still loved.  New…

Sewing

    These old sewing machines are such great examples of durability, and amazing engineering.  The first machines became available during the mid-1800s.  By 1900 most homes had one, and many of those machines are still available.  I learned to sew on a 1915 treadle that belonged to my grandmother.  My daughter recently gave me…