Wendy Piersall

Rich Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

Rich Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

My husband’s annual big cooking day in the kitchen is coming up soon – this is what he makes. HUGE amounts of rich beef veggie soup that we freeze for many meals to come.

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Cheap High Res Vintage Clip Art? Yes, Please.


New Etsy shop section! Super cheap and super high res vintage images for crafting, printing, and DIY projects.

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Gorgeous Vintage Peacock Woodcut Art from the Late 1800’s


Beautiful black and white antique illustration of a peacock in a formal garden.

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Retro Crochet Wrap Shawl Pattern in a Lacy Shell Stitch


A free crochet pattern of a early 1970s wrap shawl in a bubble/shell stitch with long fringe – very retro!

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Vintage Knitting Pattern for a Baby Wrap Sweater


A beautiful Vintage Baby Wrap Sweater Pattern for 6 months, 1 year, and 2 years from 1947.

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Good, Old Fashioned Summer Harvest Recipe: Crunchy Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles

Crunchy Garlic Dill Fridge Pickle Recipe

A simple, fast recipe to make homemade crunchy garlic dill pickles. No need to can them, they stay fresh and crisp by staying in your fridge!

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Gorgeous Late 1800’s Worcester Corset Company Advertising Art


Beautiful Victorian trade card illustration of a woman wearing a vintage corset.

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How to Make Your Own Hair Brilliantine For Shiny, Casually Tousled Locks

Make Your Own Hair Brilliantine That's Better Than Bumble & Bumble's

Here is an easy and fast way to make hair brilliantine at home. You need no special (weird) ingredients or equipment, and it costs less than $2.00 per jar!

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How to Make a Food Safe Aged Cutting Board


Here is a 100% natural, food safe, and non-toxic way to color & condition cutting board wood to make it look like it has been in your family for generations.

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Love Birds Doodle from an Early 1900’s Magazine

Lovely Doodle of Love Birds from an Early 1900's Magazine

A cute vintage doodle of two love birds sitting on a branch.

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