A day's work for a 1950s housewife ...

The Daily Bungalow

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Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils. Mattress cleaner and counter top

Como planejar a Limpeza da Casa

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I guess I'm in the "forgot to eat" catagory........especially when I'm enjoying my garden......

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suburbman: Housewife on wheels, 1958 Incredible illustration using only a limited amount of tones.

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... her charming kitchen. And she survived without the internet.

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I adore throwing parties, especially with a retro aesthetic. Here are all of my vintage party theme ideas in one place for you to be inspired!

Vintage Party Theme Ideas - The Glamorous Housewife

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13 Toys from the Era of Casual Racism | Wired Design | Wired.com. Wow

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Similar cab doors to ours (from Retro Ren. -- 1952-rubbermaid-mats)

20 interiors from 1952: The end of the 1940s - Retro Renovation

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Roger Wilkerson, The Suburban Legend! : Photo

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Roger Wilkerson, The Suburban Legend.: Photo

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Me too

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This sweet poem was first published on September 15th 1998 in the 21st edition of The Lady (“in continuous publication since 1885 and widely respected as England’s longest running weekly magazine for women”). ‘Dust if you Must’ was written by Mrs Rose Milligan from Lancaster in Lancashire.

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Notice how Mom and little Suzy are busily cooking while young Bobby 'helps out' through the manly art of tasting? ~ 1960s illustration for Betty Crocker Cookbook.

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Mom's Busy Schedule ~ detail from 1953 Spry shortening ad.

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Kool Aid Mom ~ 1954

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Deadbeat Dad ~ ca. 1950s

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Braiding little Missy's hair for school ~ Hazel Hoecker, 1957

my vintage book collection (in blog form).

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Autumn Family Fun! ~ 1955

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Easy Like Sunday Morning ;)

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1958 ad pink Wizard Freezer by Western Auto frozen food kitchen Mad Men era housewife - Free U.S. shipping jαɢlαdy

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That is the kitchen of my dreams... it even has the matching washer and dyer!

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Good Morning!

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Home for lunch, 1943.

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From The Daily Mail Ideal Home Book 1951-52.

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