8 Things Your Grandma Knew

8 Things Your Grandma Knew That Will Help You Up Your Housewife Game

Way back in the 1950s, women couldn’t turn to YouTube for tips on beauty, cleaning the house, or marriage. Of course, this also gave them more time to actually practice the advice that they found in books and on the radio. Often, their skill at homemaking came from the enduring, daily practice they had at getting things done . . . Here are 8 of the best things you can do to level up your housewifery.

Every day housework

7 Things I Do Every Day To Keep House Like It’s 1950

The mid-century housewife, full of pride in her beautiful home, tried to always have a company-ready, beautiful, clean house. She took pride in keeping the house neat, clean, and fresh every day. What if her husband wanted to bring a friend home after work? After all, a wife who was trying to help her husband …

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Welcome to my new project!  Mid-Century Mommy, Modern Life is a blog chronicling my musings and adventures while raising a large family, homeschooling, working at home, being a godly Christian wife, and living a beautiful, gracious, vintage-inspired, frugal life.   Mid-Century Mommy I adore the mid-20th-century lifestyle that fills my collection of vintage books.  It …

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