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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 Baking Is Fun by Ann Pillsbury, 1945 « Previous I’m In The Current Flea Market Style Magazine!   ...

By RetroRuth Exciting news!!! You may have already seen this magazine or seen the post I did about this on my other blog, but I am pretty excited so...

This week we used clam juice to make a drink. This is Clam-Juice Cocktail! 3.0 from 1 reviews Print Clam-Juice Cocktail Author: Playboy's...

From Baking is Fun By Ann Pillsbury, 1945 « Previous Spicy Party Waffles, 1963 - A Vintage Recipe Test   Next » Clam-Juice...

This week we were in the mood for waffles! Print Spicy Party Waffles Author: Better Homes & Gardens, 1963   Ingredients ½...

This week we are mixing ice cream with our alcohol! And by “mixing” I mean, “pouring everything into a glass”. This is Crème...

Hey all! This is just going to be a short post this week. I’ve had several request from readers to share my recipe for Plum-Raspberry jam, so I thought...

Ahh, Labor Day, where everything is last minute. Last minute back-to-school shopping. Last minute gardening. Last minute vacations. But your Labor Day...

Need a nice, refreshing drink for these long, hot end-of-summer days? Try this! Seriously, try it. It is surprisingly light and delicious. I pulled this...

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