Oh-oh Oreo! The world's favourite snack celebrates 100th birthday as it is ranked best-selling cookie of 21st Century
Kraft, the company that now owns Oreo, will release a limited version of its cookie and creme sandwich with a colourful filling.
“Grandma, Is That You?” (Lemon Icebox Dessert)
Some desserts are so reminiscent of “the good ol’ days” that they are skipped over when some bakers are skimming through cook books because they’re considered passé. They…
The 20th Century
Spanning two world wars, a great depression, and even a moon landing, there was no shortage of conflict and excitement in the 20th century. Find resources, biographies, and timelines to help you understand this era.
Peas and Carrots, Pork and Beans! The 1950s Housewife Cooks
History behind the kitschy 1950's food culture. Brace yourself for tacky appetizers and Jell O, baby, lots of Jell O.
Institutional Collection: World War II Poster Collection at Northwestern University Library - Images | Repository Search Results
Food is a weapon : don't waste it! : buy wisely, cook carefully, eat it all. -- WWII propaganda poster, 1943
JF Ptak Science Books
A Daily History of Holes, Dots, Lines, Science, History, Math, Physics, Art, the Unintentional Absurd, Architecture, Maps, Data Visualization, Blank and Missing Things, and so on. |1.6 million words, 7500 images, 4.9 million hits| Press & appearances in The Times, Le Figaro, Mensa, The Economist, The Guardian, Discovery News, Slate, Le Monde, Sci American Blogs, Le Point, and many other places... 4,750+ total posts since 2008..
How the 'Lumberjills' helped win the war
Dressed in overalls and carrying axes, the young women were recruited by the Forestry Commission to fell trees and work in sawmills during the Second World War as part of the war effort.
Jobs for the girls: Amazing vintage photographs provide a vivid snapshot of working life for British women during World War Two
Whether flying transport planes, preparing torpedoes or cracking German codes at Bletchley Park, British women made a vital contribution during World War Two.
Wartime Recipes – How we survived in a time of rationing 1939 – 1953
Wartime Recipes How we survived in a time of rationing 1939 – 1953 Welcome to Wartime Recipes - Potato Short Bread, Parsley Honey, Rhubarb Jam Without Sugar, Chestnut Soup, Carrot Cream Soup, ROCK BUNS, WARTIME MAYONNAISE,
1942 Advert, Enriched Kitchen Craft Flour with Gingerbread Recipe, "For a War Lunch Box Surprise"
Vintage WWII magazine advertisement, Enriched Kitchen Craft Flour, 1942. Gingerbread recipe included. Tagline: "Bake him gingerbread! For a War Lunch Box Surprise" Published in The Family Circle magazine, September 25, 1942, Vol. 21 No. 13 *********** I own this vintage magazine and have scanned/photographed this page to share it here only for non-profit commentary, critique, criticism, discussion, research, news reporting, education / information, research, teaching, and/or parody purposes…