Money Stretching Ideas

Talk about a new, old thing – saving money on food when resources are tight. How can you eat well, and stretch a limited budget?  There are some foods that may not appeal to you, or your family – don’t buy them, just skip over them – wasted food wastes money. Don’t buy in bulk…

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…