Cosco stepstool

Last week I finally found a retro Cosco step ladder stool. I really wanted a vintage one, but this one will do until I find one.

Pie Crust

Print Pie Crust Ingredients 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup Crisco 6 tablespoons cold water Makes two single pie crusts Instructions Cut flour, salt, and Crisco together with two butter knives or pastry blender until pea size. Add…
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Cherry Pie

Print Cherry Pie Ingredients 2 1/2 Tablespoon of Minute Tapioca 1 cup sugar 3 1/2 cup Medium fresh Cherries and juice 1/4 tsp salt 1 tablespoon melted butter 1 recipe of double pie crust Instructions Combine Minute Tapioca, sugar, cherries,…
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Chili Con Corne Casserole

Print Chili Con Corne Casserole Ingredients 1 can Chili Con Corne 1 can corn 1 onion chopped 1 can tomato soup 1 cup water 1 cup of olives 1 pkg Fritos-$.19 1 cup grated cheese 1 pound hamburger meat or…
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Cucumber and Lime Salad

Print Cucumber and Lime Salad (Lizzie 1956) Ingredients 2 pkg. Lime Jello 2 cups boiling water 1 tsp. Grated onion 4 tsp. Grated cucumber 4 tsp. Vinegar 1/4 tsp salt 1 cup Mayonnoise Instructions Chill Jello until syrupy. Then whip…
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Louisiana Crab Salad

Print Louisiana Crab Salad 3 Ingredients 3 cups warm cooked rice 2 Tbsp. Italian dressing (Wishbone) 6 oz. Drained flaked can crab 1 cup celery, diced fine 2 Tbsp. Lemon,fresh 1 Tbsp. Dill seed or fresh dill 1 tsp. Grated…
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My recipe box!

When I was in college at Norman, Oklahoma many years ago, I was driving around, probally should have been in class, but I found the neatest little shop. It was a small grocery and antique store combined. Antiques were scattered…
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My “new” GE Automatic Waffle Baker

I was so excited when I saw this GE Waffle Baker on a local Facebook site. I immediately bought it for only $4. After a good cleaning and shining it up, I finally used it today. Well first I had…
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Go right on red, lipstick that is!

“Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.” Great quote by actress Elizabeth Taylor. I am not quite sure about the drink part. For some it may help, for some not. If you are like me…
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Great idea for Barkcloth pieces

I love this idea for barkcloth pieces. Framing pieces may be a cheaper way to go when considering original barkcloth. Instead of skipping over torn pieces or discarding them. Frame the pieces in vintage frames. When grouped together on an…
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