Vintage Dinner and a Movie: With Moms and Daughters and Aunts, Family Style!

The last time we discussed food and film we were in Casablanca in the 1940’s with Ilsa and Rick and a batch of seasoned bar nuts.  Today’s post takes us to New York City in… More

Viva La Vintage: 1960’s Dinner and a Movie {Italian Style}

Dear readers, in this week’s post we are all heading on a European adventure to the country best known for two things: food and romance.  On this trip you will be transported through food and film… More

Happy New Year: A Recap and What’s Ahead!

Happy New Year dear readers! Hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are now ushering in the new year with a zesty amount of excitement and joy. 2017 was an action-packed year in the… More

Cocktails and A Movie: Discussing Censorship, Bar Nuts and Breen on the Set of Casablanca

  This week’s post has us traveling all the way back to a cosmopolitan city in exotic 1940’s North Africa thanks to a lovely invitation from the Pure Entertainment Preservation Society. This weekend, October 13th… More

What, Where and Why: The Sociable Side of The Vintage Kitchen

With the launch of the shop finally underway last week, we are doing a little update on all the places where you’ll find the Vintage Kitchen on social media, so that whichever platform is your… More

Summer Dinner with Sunset: Cold Roast Beef with Whipped Horseradish circa 1962

In 2018, a sunset celebrates its 120th birthday. No, it’s not the anniversary of the blushing pastel sky that shadows overhead just before night (that’s as old as time).  And it is not the commemoration… More

Bright B(old) Things: 9 Book and Movie Suggestions for an Inspired Year Ahead

  “The object of a new year is not that we should have a new year. It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose; new feet, a new backbone, new… More

9 Book & Movie Suggestions to Rest, Relax and Recover With

Here we are dear readers rounding the corner to the finish line of Holiday Season 2015. You made it! You conquered all that hustle bustle, you cooked and cleaned and partied and pulled yourself through the merriest… More

On the Set of Get Low: Ms. Jeannie’s Moment in the Movies

Two years ago, there was an open casting call for extras for the film, Get Low, which starred Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek,  Bill Murray and Lucas Black. Ms. Jeannie had never been an extra, so… More

Vintage Recipes

Every month, we whip up a handful of vintage recipes from old cookbooks. Ranging from the 1920’s to the 1970’s these cookbooks run the gamut from timeless classics like Julia Child’s 1960’s Mastering the Art of French… More