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War time recipes

edited 6 December 2022 at 5:04PM in Old style MoneySaving
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  • ElishebaElisheba Forumite
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    Reading about the WW2 Home Front is one of my hobbies, and I have a few reproduction cookbooks from then.  Portion sizes were smaller, but as someone else mentioned there was always a pudding.  After I have a meal I've never any room for pudding these days, so swings and roundabouts I suppose.

    Another website people might be interested is https://the1940sexperiment.com/rationing-diet-sheets/ and she has a FB group where people try it as an actual diet as well.
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