This recipe was written on a large white index card and comes from a large collection, date unknown. Recipe is typed below along with a scanned copy. Creamy Pineapple Frosting 1/4 c. butter 1/4 c. shortening 3 c. sifted confectioners sugar 1 c. (8 1/2 oz. drained, crushed pineapple) 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 tsp vanilla […]

This recipe card was published by Judy’s of California which was likely a bake or sweets shop, no date but I believe it’s from the 1970’s or so. Recipe is typed below and the front of the recipe card is scanned. Judy’s of California HOMEMADE FONDANT 2 Cups Granulated Sugar 1/8 Tsp. Cream of Tartar […]

I love old magazine advertisements like this, they are full of color and character. This page has no date anywhere, but judging by the pictures on the other side, I’d say 1940s or 1950s. The recipe below was to compliment a “Chocolate Holiday Cake” which was on the back of the boxes of Baker’s Chocolate […]

This recipe is handwritten on a well worn sheet of lined paper. Date unknown, but it does show some age due to yellowing. The sheet is a slightly heavier weight of lined paper. My guess is that it’s at least a couple decades old. Recipe is typed as-is, including slight typos, although the formatting was […]

This is a handwritten recipe on an index card, no date. Found in a recipe tin box purchased at auction. Recipe is typed as is for the most part, small adjustments made for readability issues. French Creamy Icing 2 Tablsp. Water 4 1/2 Tablsp. Granulated Sugar 2 1/3 cups sifted Conf. Sugar 1 Egg 2/3 […]