1905 Farmhouse

Holiday

Best Gift Ideas for Bakers

I have fond memories of my time in 4-H Cooking Class when I was in the fourth grade. If you aren’t familiar 4-H was created around the country to engage youth in different home activities so that they can become productive and self-directed adults. My mom was our group leader and we would come together […] Read more…

Unique Gift Ideas for Women

Every year I am asked to make a list of gift ideas to give to family. I usually keep it pretty generic with gift cards and book ideas. But this year I want to highlight one of my absolute favorite places to shop for gifts: Etsy. This is not just any website, Etsy is individual […] Read more…

The Best Unique Gift Ideas for Husband or Dad

The ultimate gift guide for your hard to shop for blue collar guy who loves to DIY, beer drinking and working with power tools #giftguide #giftsforhim #dadgiftideas #ultimategiftguideformen

If your husband is anything like mine then they are extremely hard to shop for. Justin is no exception. He likes things simple, is not a big gadget person and doesn’t even own a tie. I know I have mentioned before that he is a plumber, not the prettiest of occupations. In his downtime he […] Read more…

Fall Home Tour at 1905 Farmhouse

Fall is officially here. The mornings here in the Pacific NW are foggy and cold with rain now settling in. I just had the chance to finish my Fall decorations and wanted to take you all on a tour. We only planted one type of pumpkin this year (thinking back I am not really sure […] Read more…

Homemade Vanilla Extract

A close up view of a glass amber bottle with a vanilla label behind vanilla beans with two bottles on their side in the background

It’s 2 weeks before Christmas (ok not really but let’s imagine) and you drew your Aunt Rhonda’s name for the gift exchange. (I don’t have an Aunt Rhonda so don’t worry 😉 You have no idea what to get her, and you are tired of just picking some random gifts from the store that you […] Read more…