Living the Simple Life Without a Dishwasher

Vintage Farmhouse Style Dish Ideas

Living the simple life without a dishwasher in the kitchen, means washing a lot of dishes. In our home, we hand wash everything in the sink, plates, glasses, pans and utensils.

Here are my simple easy tips and tricks for enjoying the process of hand washing dishes and living life without a dishwasher.

Daily Habits for a Clean and Tidy Kitchen

Would you love to always have a clean kitchen? I personally love having a clean kitchen and today, I share my tips on ways that I manage to have a clean, neat and tidy kitchen throughout the day.

Properly Care for Wooden Utensils

If you have been on my site for very long at all then you have probably figured that I really enjoy using wooden utensils in the kitchen. I love that all of mine have been made by family-owned shops and that each one was lovingly hand carved. Take a stroll through an antique store and one thing I am sure you can find is old wooden utensils. They are made to last for generations but they also need to be cared for so that they will last for years to come. Here are some tips on how I care for mine. 

Easy Ways To Simplify Life in the Kitchen

We are a family of six living in a very modest 1600 square foot home. When we moved into our fixer-upper three years ago, I gained the smallest kitchen I have ever had to use. It’s been a slow process to remodel and the only almost complete area is our pantry. I thrive on staying organized, living with what we need and making small space work perfectly for our family. Our kitchen is small and humble but I love working in this space and creating delicious meals for our family.

Join me today as I share some of my favorite tips for keeping our small kitchen space organized and how that helps to simplify life in the kitchen.