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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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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Beauty Fashion Old Hollywood

Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Since reading “Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast At Tiffany’s and the Dawn of the Modern Woman”, I have been searching the net more and more for images from the film, “Breakfast At Tiffany’s” (1961). It’s iconic in my eyes–truly I remember where I was and the exact moment I saw that film back in …

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