The Vintage Housewife was created to share my love of all things vintage, and to delight in the routine and ritual of keeping a house in vintage spirit… With joy, kindness, and generosity. I believe that as modern women, we can fill every aspect of our homes, families, and ourselves with creativity, comfort, and calm.



Deep Cleaning Weekly Chores

Weekly chores are “cleaning projects”, jobs that require a little more time and effort than general picking up and tidying.

My 5 am. Morning Routine

Mornings can be rough, but they are also the foundation that the rest of the day builds upon, so I try to make sure I start my day on the right note.

A New Year, New Vintage Housewife Daily Schedule Printable

To kick the new year off I have freshened up the Vintage Housewife Daily Schedule Printable, and I have also added some bonus pages this year to help you track your daily chores.

2019 Reader Survey

I can't wait to document my progress with the Vintage Housewife Challenge in 2019, but I know there is more we can explore, and other areas of life we can cultivate together, and rather than try to guess, I thought I'd just ask you directly.

Merry Christmas

A very Merry Christmas to all who are celebrating today! I hope your day is filled with warmth, love, laughter, and delicious food.


Vintage kitchen items of bring back memories of cooking with grandma, family meals of our youth, and simpler times. I have put together a list of 10 Nostalgic Kitchen Items You’ll Find at Goodwill, to help you add a little bit of vintage decor to your kitchen.
I’m willing to bet that you have at least one piece of Pyrex bakeware stashed somewhere in your kitchen. It might be your mother’s mixing bowl or a piece of your grandmother’s refrigerator set. The colorful kitchenware is a fun collectible.
Last week while I was perusing Goodwill, I ran across a small collection of Vintage Enamelware pots and pans, there was also a small stack of plates that were in a pretty bad condition that I left at the store, but I grabbed up the pots and...