50 drinks & toasts (1968)

Jun 24, 2017 by

Toast your friends with these easy recipes for famous drinks made with all the popular basic liquors: Bourbon, Scotch, gin, vodka, rum, Southern Comfort.

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Christmas Rainbow Poke cake (1...

Dec 21, 2016 by

Even a white Christmas should have a rainbow Christmas Rainbow Poke cake recipe Ingredients 1 package super moist white cake mix 1 (3...

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‘Tis the season for Merr...

Dec 20, 2016 by

‘Tis the season for Merry Treats Made with Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal Start with this “Marshmallow...

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Fashion angels for yule out of...

Dec 20, 2016 by

You can fashion angels for yule out of paper You can fashion beautiful Christmas angels from papier-mache. You needs lots of...

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Stir up some tart & jingl...

Dec 16, 2016 by

Stir up some tart and jingling punch with Sprite The happy sound of holiday bells. The exuberance of Sprite. Something a little...

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Story of the First Christmas i...

Dec 9, 2016 by

The Pilgrim Fathers celebrated Christmas by drinking beer The chronicles of the Pilgrims, describing their arrival in Cape Cod Bay in...

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Vintage Ho-Ho-Holiday photos w...

Dec 9, 2016 by

Walter and Santa Claus in NYC (1958) With Santa at Macy’s at Herald Square, New York City Photo thanks to Walter   Santa...

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Gingerbread Fancies Christmas ...

Dec 8, 2016 by

Gingerbread Fancies – Christmas cookie recipe Ingredients 1 c. butter or margarine 1 C. sugar 1 c. molasses 1 tbs. vinegar 1...

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Make a welcoming Christmas wre...

Dec 6, 2016 by

The welcoming wreath It invites all callers to come inside and share the Christmas spirit with you The traditional symbol of welcome...

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36 Christmas cookie recipes ch...

Dec 6, 2016 by

Children love them Here is a group of irresistible cookies of every kind which you’ll enjoy making as much as giving. Cookies...

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Vintage Coca-Cola Christmas ad...

Dec 5, 2016 by

“My hat’s off to to the pause that refreshes” (1931) Old Santa, busiest man in the world, takes time out for the...

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Dazzling, jewel-like Christmas...

Dec 2, 2016 by

Make these for Christmas by Dorothy Lambert Brightbill Start your holiday decorating now by making our dazzling, jewel-like Christmas...

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Wild & wonderful new ways...

Dec 2, 2016 by

Great gift wrap ideas for bulky & odd-shaped kitchen gifts The best way to gift-wrap a bulky or odd-shaped kitchen appliance or...

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A treasury of 100+ vintage Chr...

Dec 2, 2016 by

If you’re looking to recreate that special cookie that your grandmother used to make, or hoping to discover an old-fashioned cookie to make new again, we have assembled some this big, tasty collection of recipes — classic, vintage, retro, heirloom and antique — for sweet treats this Christmastime!

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How to make pomander balls (19...

Dec 1, 2016 by

How to make fragrant pomander balls Craft your own clove-studded oranges Pomander balls — they have a delightful spicy aroma...

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Holiday Butter Cookies (1972)

Dec 1, 2016 by

Decorate your holidays with real butter cookies   Holiday Butter Cookies recipe...

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Creative ways to wrap oddly-sh...

Dec 1, 2016 by

Creative gift wrapping ideas by Mrs CS Stone Skillet Lollipop. Tape lid inverted to skillet and cover with cardboard circle. Pad feet...

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Heat Miser & Snow Miser: ...

Dec 1, 2016 by

Let’s hear a “Ho, ho, ho” for two of the most memorable characters from the stop-motion animated Christmas specials...

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Colorful m&m cookie recip...

Dec 1, 2016 by

Easy color cookie recipe with m&m’s! Happiest new cookie idea in years! Only Crisco and m&m’s Plain Chocolate...

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Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch...

Nov 28, 2016 by

When Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! originally aired on December 18, 1966 no one expected the 26-minute cartoon to...

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Sweet sugarplums: Christmas dr...

Nov 27, 2016 by

Every little girl wants a dress for Christmas Sweet as a sugarplum: A tucked shirtwaist top, a wide, gathered velveteen skirt and a...

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Tomato soup cake/fruitcake rec...

Nov 27, 2016 by

Surprise holiday cake! You make it with Campbell’s tomato soup Tomato soup cake/fruitcake recipe Ingredients 1-3/4 cups all...

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Storybook Christmas party idea...

Nov 26, 2016 by

A storybook party Is it a party, a parade, or pageant? Actually, it can be all three — or any one you choose. These storybook...

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Stage a crafty Christmas clayb...

Nov 25, 2016 by

Christmas claybake In that magical and ever-quickening flurry of days and weeks before Christmas, when lists are drawn up, gifts...

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Turn spray cans into clever Ch...

Nov 25, 2016 by

Stocking stuffers are child’s play These Christmas stocking stuffers decorated by the children for mom and dad show how...

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Viennese Sugar Twists & G...

Nov 20, 2016 by

A fresh look at some of your favorite Christmas cookies, and one with a new twist. Viennese Sugar Twists cookie recipe Ingredients 1...

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White Christmas cake recipe (1...

Nov 15, 2016 by

Make “White Christmas” cake that’s better than mistletoe for catchin’ kisses! Swans Down Mixes make...

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Merry & bright Christmas ...

Nov 15, 2016 by

Christmas centerpieces At Christmas time, you want to set a bountiful, beautiful table, with your very best china, a cherished old...

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The Housewife’s Yuletide...

Nov 14, 2016 by

Yuletide Endurance Game Light Housekeeping’s Jolly Yuletide Endurance Game An exciting test of nerve designed for the fearless...

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How to craft clever Christmas ...

Nov 8, 2016 by

So pretty, such fun to do! One of the nicest Christmas customs we know is having both young and old make ornaments for the tree!...

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Three easy & classic Cool...

Oct 11, 2016 by

Simply spectacular These great-looking dessert spectaculars that make you a hero, even though they’re so easy to make…...

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Marshmallow-topped sweet potat...

Oct 1, 2016 by

Jet-Puffed mallow-topped sweet potatoes recipe Ingredients 3 cans (15 ounces each) sweet potatoes, drained 1/4 cup (1/2 stick)...

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How to make 30 classic cocktai...

May 11, 2016 by

This is the way to make thirty favorite drinks Also see: 50 drinks & toasts (1968) Drink recipes for: Planter’s Punch...

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Coffee popcorn balls (1967)

Dec 26, 2015 by

Add coffee to popcorn balls Of all the many confections we like to make at home, Popcorn Balls are without a doubt one of the...

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Holiday recipes featuring Kahl...

Dec 9, 2015 by

Kahlua & holiday sharing ‘Twas the holiday season, and in the spirit most apt, gifts of Kahlua were being wrapped. Gifts...

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Make your own Christmas trimmi...

Dec 9, 2015 by

Make your own gay trimmings, advises clever El Paso decorator by Bessie Simpson Remember the days when Christmas trimmings were not...

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Philly cheese bells (1981)

Dec 7, 2015 by

Creamy Philly bells & crisp Triscuit Wafers. A delicious combination. Your guests are sure to go for this taste tempting...

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Caramel fudge balls & Sho...

Dec 6, 2015 by

Caramel fudge balls recipe Oh the merry nutty gifts you can make with Diamond Walnuts 1 cup Diamond Walnuts 1/4 cup butter 1 cup...

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Tips for the Christmas goose (...

Dec 5, 2015 by

For the Christmas goose One very strong objection most people have to serving goose for Christmas is the strong flavor of the bird....

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