Since the Economic downturn, and unemployment,
and the rising price of gas and groceries,
the American Family needs to make some changes to make ends meet.
Many are not just speaking of Multi-generational Homes,
but living that lifestyle once more.
Backyard Victory gardens and even
backyard chickens are making a comeback.
Skills in sewing and quilting as well as knitting and crocheting
help to make the necessities, and the dollar stretch
Thrift store shopping and garage sales
are good ways to barter for things that are needed.
In these days of uncertainty,
what are some of the
Old Fashioned Homemaking skills
that you admire or are using in your everyday life?

Simple Crocheted Potholder


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