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The Luau Wheelbarrow Ice Bar – A Mid-Century Party Test


Just in case you needed one last fix for Luau week – I decided to spend most of my weekend chopping...

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Luau Lulu, 1960 – Back To School With Mid-Century Menu


This week we are combining luaus AND back to school in one neat little sandwich. This is Luau Lulu! ...

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Bologna And Prune Sandwich, 1958 –Back To School With Mid-Century Menu


It is officially school time again! Alex will be headed back to pre-school soon, and I am sure most of...

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Australian Beer Cake, 1965 – A Vintage Recipe Test


So, this week we are doing a pity recipe. If you read last week’s post, you know I recently had some...

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Potato Salad Roll, 1965 – A Vintage Recipe Test


This week we have a real treat. This is potato salad molded into a log and spiked with canned corned...

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Quick Vinegar Rolls, 1969 – A Vintage Recipe Test


This week we are making some cinnamon biscuits and topping them with apple cider vinegar syrup! These...

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Rice Krispies Date Pudding, 1928 – A Vintage Recipe Test


This week we have some Rice Krispies and some dates baked into pudding form. Because why not? This is...

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Lemon Mardi Gras Squares, 1953 – A Vintage Recipe Test


Happy Fat Tuesday! This week we are going to celebrate Mardi Gras, and our return to health after a horrible,...

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Sweet Story Cake, 1948 – A Vintage Recipe Test


I am bringing you an early post this week, because I made a pink Valentine’s Day cake! This is Sweet...

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