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RetroRuth

I love everything retro, vintage, mid-century, kitsch and all things atomic! A 21st century housewife just trying to fit in...to the 50's. I have a passion for vintage recipes and an enormous vintage cookbook collection that I keep testing, even though by now I should know better. Creator of Mid-Century Menu (www.midcenturymenu.com), No Pattern Required (www.nopatternrequired.com), and I Ate The 80's (www.iatethe80s.com).

From 10 Cakes Husbands Like Best, 1952 « Previous Rice Pie with Meat Crust, 1953 – Vintage Pie July!   ...

I hope you guys are enjoying Vintage Pie July, because I am having a great time doing this. Who knew there were so many fun vintage pies? And vintage pies...

It’s time for a green cocktail! This is Mint Highball. Print Mint Highball Author: John De Kuyper's Complete Guide to Cordials, 1965 ...

This pie originally ran in September of 2012, but I think it has potential, so I am breaking it out again for Vintage Pie July! After all, who doesn’t...

Who’s ready for a drink? This week we have Curacao Cocktail from John de Kuyper’s Complete Guide to Cocktails from 1965. I seriously love this book....

This week we have another fun pie for Pie July! This is Chocolate Topping Pie! 5.0 from 3 reviews Print Chocolate Topping Pie Author: Baker's...

Aunt America Cake, Celebrate! Magazine July/August 1973 « Previous Coconut Fluff Cake, 1948 – The Vintage Cake Corner   Next » Sour...

    From Adventures in Cake Craft by Ann Pillsbury, 1948 Want your own copy? Get it here! div.maxbutton-1-container { float: right; } a.maxbutton-1...

So, I was really excited about the recent First Annual Pieathalon Blogger Challenge. It was crazy, and fun and great and I LOVED it. So much so, that I...

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