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It’s coming up on turkey time, so it’s time to bust out the vintage recipes! I am re-running my most favorite vintage Thanksgiving recipes...

It’s the final countdown to turkey time, so Tom and I decided to break out some vintage recipes to test! These are Frosted Cranberry Squares! ...

This week we have a gelatin that is decidedly NOT gross. Sea Breeze Salad! This thing is basically jelled lemon pie filling with pineapple in it. Nothing bad here. Surprising, isn’t it?  Well, we were invited to a picnic earlier last month where I knew there would be kids present and I didn’t want to completely gross the kids out. I was told to bring a salad, so...

We have a new entry in our digital library of vintage cookbooks and pamphlets,“Great budget desserts From The Great Dessert Team”, another pull-out...

Yeah, I’ve been known to mix two or more of these together at once. What’s it to ya? Also – I LOVE vintage packaging! From Woman’s Day Magazine...

Easy as…adding sliced strawberries to vanilla pudding. Seriously. From Great Dessert Team, approx. 1975 ...

From a Dream Whip pamphlet, approx. 1975 ...

  Welcome to this week’s Mid-Century Menu!  This week we are delving into an area we haven’t played in much in the Mid-Century Menu: Desserts. Not pies or cakes, but Jello-based desserts.  Mostly the Jello here is filled with onions and celery, and hardly ever turns into anything even remotely dessert-like.  Well, today we are going to turn it all around with...