1980s

Aapri apricot facial scrub (1980s)

Aapri is made with finely-crushed seeds immersed in a creamy base that will actually get rid of that dead skin layer that can clog your pores and cause skin problems.

10 top TV catchphrases of the ’80s

Do you remember these totally awesome TV catchphrases of the '80s? Which of these lines from the eighties do you still find yourself saying every now and then?

Toll House quick ice cream recipe (1986)

This easy recipe for homemade Toll House quick ice cream is greatly simplified because it doesn't need an ice cream maker -- simply combine all of the ingredients and pop it in your freezer until it's firm!

Golden green bean bake recipe (1987)

Here's a great new way to make the good old green-bean-bake - in the microwave! Green beans, soup, olives and onions team up to bring you this update on a classic recipe. 
Xanadu movie poster

Xanadu: A place where dreams come true? (1980)

The music, a blend of '80s pop rock and '40s big-band sound, is grand; the choreography is chrome-plated tackiness (just right) and there is enough glitz and glitter to give you a cornea burn.

BMX bikes of the early ’80s

A new source of biking entertainment is becoming increasingly popular, especially for the youngsters. BMX (bike moto-cross) features a sturdy bike that has been reinforced to withstand a series of bumps, dumps and controlled turns.

Gunne Sax prom dresses of the eighties

Prom gowns are going romantic! Full-length pink taffeta-confections - like those from Gunne Sax -- are the hottest-selling dream creation as high school prom season nears. Take a look back!
Apple-spice dump cake recipe

Apple dump cake recipe & vintage dump cake how-tos

Without a doubt, the humble dump cake has one of the worst names ever, but this sweet treat has still managed to stay popular since its introduction in the mid-sixties. See step-by-step photos for an apple dump cake recipe here!
Orange-filled party cake

Orange-filled party cake (1985)

In the 1980s, Crisco published a series of ads featuring country music star Loretta Lynn -- and this one -- featuring a recipe for an orange-filled party cake -- was part of the set. Orange-filled party cake ... Read more...

Skateboarding, pro-style (1989)

Chris Miller, one of the hottest stars on the pro skateboarding tour, is one of the few people in the world who gets to ride a skateboard for a living. Appearing in movies and TV commercials is just part of the fun.
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Elegant strawberry-apricot cake (1987)

Elegant strawberry-apricot cake How do you top this tempting cake? The only way to top our elegant strawberry-apricot cake is with your own colorful Cake Mate artistry. Elegant strawberry apricot cake rec... Read more...
Banana Lollipops vintage recipe 1980 (2)

Chocolate, peanut butter & banana lollipops (1980)

Three popular flavors come together in one delicious dessert in this vintage recipe for banana 'lollipops.' These treats are coated with melted chocolate and peanut butter chips, then rolled in a nutty cereal mixture.
Quick butterscotch ice cream pie vintage recipe

Quick butterscotch ice cream pie (1986)

If you love those creamy, sweet butterscotch chips, here's an easy recipe for a homemade butterscotch ice cream pie with a buttery graham cracker crumb base.

109 colors of Revlon nail polish (1981)

109 colors of nail polish from 1981, from Super Platinum to Spunsugar Pink to Blackberry. The professional nail enamel you can use at home. Dries fast. Looks wet. Stubbornly resists chipping.
Caramel peanut nests dessert recipe

Caramel-peanut nests with a candy egg (1980)

These adorable little candy 'nests' are created to hold one perfect little 'egg' -- also known as a peanut m&m. This vintage recipe could help make an adorable addition to an Easter basket!
Cheeriodle chocolate ice-cream cups recipe

Cheeriodle chocolate ice-cream cups (1980)

This easy and delicious recipe uses a cupcake or muffin pan to shape these edible ice cream mini bowls, created from Cheerios stirred into a fudgy concoction made with chocolate chips.

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