WWII era Baby Ruth ad. Aka, triumph of the uglier girl who bakes.
A Victory garden in a London bomb crater
Vegetable garden plot plan for a victory garden, 25 feet x 40 feet, Cleveland, Ohio, April, 1944
WWII Victory Garden Planting Guide Poster I heard mention of this on a period show and I've been looking for it ever since. What a great guide!
Heirloom goodness. - The Elliott Homestead
War Cake. Made with no milk, flour or eggs. During the war, those items were rationed, but smart cooks could make a delicious cake without those ingredients.
This Wacky Cake recipe was developed during World War II, because rationing made butter and dairy products scarce.
Today marks the anniversary of the start of World War Two rationing. Here are some original recipes distributed by the Ministry of Food