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Seven-Up floats! Ice cream and 7-up - what a cool, cool combination for a summer afternoon... what a treat for the whole family! Get a few different vintage float recipes here.
See a bunch of vintage mid-century wallpapers, and get vintage insight from the '60s about traditional and then-modern home decor and color schemes.
The original Gilligan's Island pilot had three actors who were cut before the series began, and a completely different theme song. Hear it here!
See what was needed to put you in the running for a coveted stewardess job back in the '50s and '60s! Some requirements were grounded in reason, but many were just plain sexism in action.
In this era of push-button cans of room deodorants and fancy smells, there is still the lingering remembrance of grandma's old-fashioned rose jar with flower petals.
Woodstock was supposed to be '3 days of peace and music' - but as these stories from right after the concert describe, it didn't exactly end up that way.
While not exclusively the domain of the fifties, the popularity of vintage pink bathrooms - including pink toilets, sinks and bathtubs and other home decor - reached its peak during the middle of the century.
Imagine getting paid to create retro-futuristic space-age inventions. Throughout the late 1950s and early 1960s, that is exactly what commercial artist and futurist Arthur Radebaugh got to do.
Butterscotch oaties - a classic recipe to make 60 deliciously buttery melt-in-the-mouth cookies. Also get a bonus recipe for chewy butterscotch oat squares!
Our practical dream house: Practical in the sense of low maintenance. Dreamy in the way it realizes the family’s hopes. What a house costs to
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