This month for our dare, we’re going to sweat.
No, not with ‘80s headbands and Olivia Newton John. (If you know her, though, please bring her along. 418 more words
Blue Willow. They are common, everyday dishes. The pattern has been around since the 18th Century, massed produced in various countries, and widely used in diners and restaurants in the 1920s to serve up a hardy, inexpensive meal, commonly called “Blue Plate Special.” The plates are so familiar that unless you’re a collector, you probably wouldn’t give them a second glance at a second-hand shop. 422 more words
They wore black dresses covered by starched white pinafores, opaque black stockings, black shoes, and hairnets secured with a regulation white ribbon. They were The Harvey Girls who could serve a meal in thirty minutes that included fillet of whitefish with Madeira sauce or… 501 more words