Category Homemaking


Thoughtful Gift Ideas :: Experiences, Memories and Heirlooms

Thoughtful Gift Ideas: Experiences, Memories and Heirlooms :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

Pinterest has always been my downfall…I’m not gonna lie.  If you don’t have a pinterest account, then good for you!!  However, I personally believe it to be one of the most wonderfully fantastic, helpful, fun and  life-sucking inventions of the last few years!… Read the rest

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DIY Organic Orange Peel Cleaner (and one HUGE mistake you’ve been making in your green cleaning!)

DIY Organic Orange Peel Cleaner (and one HUGE mistake you've been making in your green cleaning!) :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

If you hop onto pinterest or you’ve experimented much with “green” cleaning (or if you’re cheap like me…) you’ll know that vinegar is a basic staple in “natural” cleaning recipes.

However, it’s time to kick your vinegar up a notch!

When I first started making my own cleaners, I have to be honest…I was a little disappointed with using only vinegar for cleaning.  … Read the rest

Posted in Cleaning Concoctions, DIY, Homemaking | 2 Comments
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Bee’s Wax Dipped Leaves :: A Simple + Colorful Way To Preserve Fall

Bee's Wax Dipped Leaves :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

 

It seems like summer left without much fanfare here in northern Indiana, and we’re solidly into fall now, with peak colors this week!

The huge maple tree in our front yard does not disappoint and we’ve finally figured out a way to preserve the leaves and all of their vibrant glory!… Read the rest

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