The Famous School Cafeteria Peanut Butter Bars
I finally found the recipe to recreate those yummy nostalgic peanut butter bars from back in my elementary school days. I didn’t like most of the things served on those cafeteria trays, but t…
Pumpkin Whoopie Pies
Pumpkin whoopie pies with cream cheese filling inside. These have the perfect amount of spice and are made easy from a cake mix. These pumpkin whoopie pies are moist pillowy cakes packed with spices and filled with cream cheese frosting.
Congo Squares: Retro Ad & Recipe
Love this Retro Ad & Recipe for Congo Squares aka Blondies or Blond Brownies. As always, you can never have too many recipes! Congo Squares or Bars, by the way, have nothing to do with Africa. There's nothing like it in any African country that I know of...and you can't even grow wheat in Central Africa. So why are they called Congo Squares? Who knows.. maybe because of the exotic ingredients (chocolate, cocoanut, nuts) which might come from Africa? I also read somewhere that these…
6 dessert recipes made with Duncan Hines cake mix (1978)
This easy cake recipe was intended to compete with the popular Snackin' Cake mixes from Betty Crocker -- right down to the way you could mix, bake and serve it from the same pan.
Apple Bread Pudding | Recipes Mania
Apple Bread Pudding is best served warm with either cream, ice-cream or custard. An unfiltered apple cider or juice, which is usually available at natural food stores, adds a clear distinct apple flavor to this dessert. If unavailable, include the vanilla and cinnamon. Originally a peasant dish designed to use stale bread, it has evolved to the dessert menu of many top restaurants.
50 Recipes from a 1950s Housewife- A Cultivated Nest
Do you want to be like a 1950s housewife? Then you need to learn what dishes a 50s housewife cooked! I've gathered a huge collection of delicious vintage 50s recipes. So check out these 50 recipes from a 1950s housewife and make some authentic 1950s meals!
Everyday is a Holiday....Christmas Sugar Cookies 1951
One of the last times I was at my grandma’s house she was purging a bookshelf of old cookbooks. Way back when, places like the bank and the electric company would give out little recipe booklets to their customers for Christmas when you came in to pay your bill. Now we don’t even get a “thank-you” email when we use Web BillPay….how rude. Wouldn’t it just light up your day if a happy lady from the water department came knocking with your Christmas cookbook? My Grandma got this one from the…