Cooking Vintage

Vintage Hot Milk Sponge Cake Recipe

This Hot Milk Sponge Cake is a 50 year old recipe that I got from one of my favorite vintage cookbooks–The Better Homes & Gardens New Cookbook (1969). It was easy to make and is really delicious! Since gluten doesn’t agree with me, I’m unable to enjoy a full slice however I did take a …

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Beauty Fragrance

New Perfume for Winter

I bought a few new perfumes in the last few weeks that I felt a real connection with. I’ve always struggled with autumn and winter fragrances. I don’t typically love the heavily amber scents nor do I enjoy the overly sweet scents like Pink Sugar. I use that particular perfume as an example because I …

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Beauty Self Care

Philosophy Cinnamon Buns 3 in 1 Shower Gel

Truly I believe that things come into your life at the right time. I haven’t used Philosophy products in over 10 years but a couple weeks ago I was thinking about Philosophy’s Cinnamon Buns 3 in 1 shower gel. It’s a product that can be used as a shower gel, shampoo and bubble bath. I …

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Adventures in Antiquing

A Think Pink Inspired Tea

If you read my last post then you know I was super busy this past weekend searching away for some special items–as this is a time sensitive situation, I was super stressed that I wasn’t going to be able to pull this off but I hit the jackpot this past Saturday and found the exact …

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Fashion Vintage

The LV Diaries: A Bewitching Papillon

Bewitched is one of those shows that I watched as a child— it’s up there with 1960’s classics like the Brady Bunch, Family Affair and That Girl (I am currently watching them with my daughter and she loves them all–including Bewitched!).  The fashions and style of the 1960’s are like no other and while watching …

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