I’m Brandy. 

I love flowers, vintage-style dresses, sewing, embroidery, and fresh fruit from my garden.

Whether you’re struggling to make ends meet or looking to live more frugally, you’ll find inspiration here for making the most of every penny.

More About Me

I’m the mother of 9 children. I spend my days homeschooling, cooking, washing dishes, gardening, sewing, and learning new things.

Daily Life

Our Story

Living On Our Food Storage

How we lived without shopping for over a year

In My Bag

Camera body:

Nikon D7200 DX format


50mm 1.8

18-55mm 3.5-5.6

85 mm 1.8

Of these, I primarily use my 50mm 1.8 lens.

Other equipment:


Reflector: Fotodix 42″ 5 in 1 collapsible disk reflector

Camera bag (This came free as a special offer when I ordered my camera body.)

For editing photos, I am using Lightroom Classic and Photoshop CC.

June Arrangement The Prudent Homemaker