Author Archives: mylittlefarmintown

The Best Sloppy Joe (Barbecue) Recipe Ever

When I was about 11 years old, we moved from suburbs of Chicago to the sticks of west central Wisconsin. We actually experienced culture shock. Water fountains were bubblers. Creeks were cricks. Lunch was a snack you had after a … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking and Food Preservation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Valentine’s Day Yarn Haul

The day started out like this. It ended like this. Is it any wonder that I crochet a lot? I have a place in the closet of my library where finished projects and my stash of yarn both reside. It … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Bulk Jewelry Bargain!

Besides maple sugaring, lately, I’ve been filling some of my time watching (among other things) junker and thrifter videos on YouTube and learning a few things. For instance, I didn’t know that you could buy costume jewelry by the pound on … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Frugal Shopper, holidays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments