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Sarah’s Pumpkin Pie – Vintage Thanksgiving Recipe Guest Test


We’re going to detour quickly to dessert with this guest test. Mystery Pecan Pie is a classic...

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Mystery Pecan Pie, 1964 – A Vintage Thanksgiving Recipe Re-Run


I know, I know. I have re-run this recipe before, but this pie is just So. Dang. Good. Seriously! This...

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Frosted Cranberry Squares, 1965 – Vintage Thanksgiving Recipe Test


It’s the final countdown to turkey time, so Tom and I decided to break out some vintage recipes to...

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Vincent Price’s Pumpkin Pie – A Vintage Thanksgiving Recipe Re-Run


This is it!! It’s the biggest eating season of the year! After we finish off all the Halloween candy...

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Coconut Pudding Cake – Mid-Century Recipe Guest Test Sunday


Ever since boxed cake mix came along, it’s been used for all sorts of interesting things besides...

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Great Pumpkin Cookies – Mid-Century Recipe Guest Test Sunday


What’s the appropriate snack to eat when you’re getting the family ready for Halloween? Great...

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Aunt Maria’s Vermont Maple Sugar Pie, 1945 – A Vintage Pie Recipe Test


If you like sugar (and I mean really, really like sugar) then have I got a pie for you! This is Maple...

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Chocolate Raisin Bars – Mid-Century Recipe Guest Test Sunday


My son is one of those kids who hates raisins. I think it is (at least in part) because they look like...

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Fiesta Candies – Mid-Century Recipe Guest Test Sunday


Feeling festive? Here’s a quick and easy candy for your next fiesta. Well, it’s easy at...

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