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Feb 192016
 
Lose Weight with WWII Rations Recipes? Meet Guru Carolyn Ekins

The approach of spring brings thoughts of warmer weather, summer plans, and vows to get in shape when the weather breaks. With this on my mind, I thought it a swell time to introduce my blog readers to one of my favorite bloggers, Carolyn Ekins. When researching WWII rations for my vintage fiction The Girl in […more…]

Top List of Christmas Swing Dance Music

 Posted by on Nov 30, 2015 at 6:11 PM
Nov 302015
 
Top List of Christmas Swing Dance Music

Yule Be Swinging This Top List of Dance Music by Tam Francis No Sentimental Music It’s the holidays and although I love Christmas music, I can do without the sad, make you cry and miss your loved ones Christmas music like The Christmas Shoes. Okay, sure I’ll admit when I first heard this song I had to […more…]

My Dream Vintage Girl Scout Troop

 Posted by on May 1, 2015 at 10:49 PM
May 012015
 
My Dream Vintage Girl Scout Troop

~ My Dream Vintage Girl Scout Troop ~ By Tam Francis What’s a vintage mom supposed to do when her daughter joins the Girl Scouts? Form a Vintage Ambassador Troop, of course. Here’s my story of how I went from idea to realizing the dream of a vintage girl scout troop. Getting it together It […more…]

1940s 1950s Vintage Girl Scout Line Art

 
1940s 1950s Vintage Girl Scout Line Art

1940s 1950s Line art clip art of Girl Scouts and Brownies in one easy collection!   Be Creative with Vintage Style! Use for all your programs flyers newsletters cards crafts Perfect for Veteran’s Day Memorial Day WWII Memorial events or re-enactments Be sure to visit my Vintage Girl Scout Blog Posts! Creating a Vintage Troop […more…]

1950s Paper Ornaments for Halloween, Christmas, Easter

 
1950s Paper Ornaments for Halloween, Christmas, Easter

Make 50s Paper Ornament for Halloween ~ Christmas ~ Easter Test your imagination and creative skill by designing variations of handsome hanging ornaments made of lightweight cardboard. Designed by Robert Winquist, they make a pleasant contrast to commercial tree balls. Pictured are ones my daughter and I made for Halloween. What do you think?   […more…]