Welcome to the Vintage Cookbooks and Crafts blog!For over seven years I have been writing this blog as a fond nostalgic parody of recipes and crafts from the 70's and earlier. Do you remember a trend fondly? From chiffon cakes to pom poms for roller skates, you're speaking my language.
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It actually says “No Name for This One” for the title. How funny. It was under Desserts in one of my collection of recipe boxes, but how would this person find it again? Here’s the directions: Make graham cracker crust. … Continue reading
Here is a great typewritten gem with a handwritten variation on the back. Yum! Oatmeal Cake Soak 20 minutes: 1 C. quick oats 1 1/4 C. boiling water Cream: 1 C. sugar 1 C. brown sugar 1/2 C. shortening Add … Continue reading
I found this one in my collection and it reminded me of my Grandma Curtin. She used mashed potatoes in doughnuts, though we don’t have a recipe from her as she didn’t write many down. Potato Cake 2 cup sugar … Continue reading