These four seasons vintage illustrations depict tall trees from various places in North America, including my home state of Ohio. There have been a lot of fall printables showing up in my Pinterest feed lately and I thought about creating some fall themed printables for you, but then a search of public domain vintage illustrations led me to share something a little different with you.
Save time in the kitchen with this easy Pumpkin Bread Recipe for the bread machine! I was trying to think of a “dessert” to have for our picky-eater son’s birthday dinner, besides our usual Banana Split Cake, when I decided to give this Pumpkin Bread recipe for the bread machine a try. Boy, am I glad I decided to give this pumpkin bread recipe for
Add a touch of rustic glam to your home decor or gift giving with these burlap coasters! All summer long, I’ve been sharing various tutorials that incorporate the use of burlap ribbon. See, my friend Carrie at Kenarry: Ideas for the Home is the queen of burlap wreaths. Seriously! She makes burlap wreaths for every season and every occasion and each time I see a
Learn how to clean a broiler pan the easy way! And just in time for you Labor Day clean-up! Our broiler pan is something I never used to use very much because it was just so hard to keep clean. Then I discovered a secret weapon that allowed me to clean a broiler pan the easy way. We now use our broiler pan a lot.
Give a DIY-er a DIY Gift with a Burlap Wreath Gift Kit! If you’re reading The Birch Cottage blog, it may very well be because you’re interested in my free printables, family-friendly recipes or maybe even do-it-yourself projects. But, do you also have friends or family members who are interested in DIY projects, crafts or home decor? Well, have I got a gift kit idea
In celebration of our son Phil’s birthday today, I thought I’d share these free masculine art prints to download and print. These masculine art prints are actually vintage patents. I was searching online for some ideas for artwork for our youngest son’s renovated bedroom, when it occurred to me that I haven’t shared very many masculine art prints with you. So, as of today, all
These Christmas gift bag toppers were just too adorable not to share with you! I created them using the free Avery Design & Print program I know it sounds like I have my seasons mixed up or maybe I’m getting a little ahead of myself. But, it’s back to school time in my hometown and back to school always reminds me of Christmas. Avery 22801
Hello, dear readers! Today, I’d like to maybe help you pick the perfect gift jars for gifting your homemade goods. You know, the holiday gift giving season will be here before you know it. And, if you’re anything like me, you love giving and receiving homemade or handmade goodies! There are just so many jars available, that sometimes it’s hard to know what to use
How would you like to learn how to make burlap utensil holders from burlap ribbon? Honestly, I’ve been waiting what seems like forever to share this DIY project with you. I hope you like the idea as much as I enjoyed creating it. Burlap Utensil Holders I think these burlap utensil holders are just downright adorable. They can be decorated in soooo many ways and
Well, dear friends, we made it to August! That means I’m sharing the fourth and final set of printable vintage botanical cards with you today. All twelve (plus) cards in this collection of vintage botanical illustration cards were created with you in mind! Set Four of the Vintage Botanical Cards collection is comprised of four more vintage illustrations. If you downloaded Set One, Set Two and Set
I love to read a good book, do you? I sometimes just don’t know what to read. Do you ever find yourself in that situation? Well, I thought if I shared my summer reading list with you that maybe you’ll find something on this list that you will enjoy reading as well! One of the things I look forward to when we take our summer
Hello, dear friends! July is birthday month and to celebrate, I have a free gift for you! I’ve prepared not one, but seven very special vintage botanical illustrations for you! I’m really hoping that by the time you read this post, my hubby and I are relaxing on the shores of the French River, listening to the sound of the Loons and enjoying a bowl of oatmeal