Welcome to the Vintage Cookbooks and Crafts blog!For over 10 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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I always think the sign of a good recipe is how many blots or stains it has, indicating heavy use! This was also in the packet of recipes I got from a wonderful person at a show. Even the name … Continue reading
This is from the Better Homes and Gardens Best Buffets, 1963. That really is how these photographed foods are described. The caption also says that the Duchess Franks “have a surprise of ham, cheese and pickle.” 1 pound (8 to … Continue reading
Here are a few more fabulous finds from the Better Homes and Gardens Meals in Minutes. I was intrigued by the eggs on top of asparagus dish to the left in the photo. How would you serve that so folks … Continue reading
Here’s a photo of Joshua and Owen making pie crust. We chose a recipe for both the crust and filling from the Farm Journal’s Complete Pie Cookbook, 1965. The filling is lemon and applesauce, and very tasty. Our only … Continue reading