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Popular vintage 1950s breakfast cereals
See 30 popular vintage 1950s breakfast cereals

What did kids – and adults – eat in the mornings back in the fifties when eggs, bacon, toast and pancakes weren’t on the menu? Take a look back at these popular vintage 1950s breakfast cereals to get a glimpse into the options people had back then!

Popular vintage 1970s cereals
70 popular vintage 1970s cereals we loved & we miss

Take a look back at some of the most popular vintage 1970s cereals that we loved – including many discontinued products we still miss. (And don’t forget about the free toys that were inside kids’ cereal boxes!)

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!

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.

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.