Apple Blossom Time

A Vintage Lifestyle BLog

Welcome to Apple Blossom Time, the life and times of an old-fashioned girl trying to live a vintage lifestyle in the American Midwest! Obsessed with good food, clarinet jazz and WWII history. More?
Photos: The Peery House Parlor

Photos: The Peery House Parlor

For some reason it took until we were gearing up to move to get the mountains (I mean mountains, as in stacked on top of each other mountains) of my mother and step father’s antiques out of this house. They started filling it up with all manner of things that shouldn’t be in here, making … Continue reading “Photos: The Peery House Parlor”

Books: The Joy of Cooking [1931 Facsimile]

Books: The Joy of Cooking [1931 Facsimile]

It’s been a long while, hasn’t it? I’ve had a few questions as to where I went, and it’s a subject that’s still a little hard to talk about but I’ll explain that (and the future of the Vintage Lifestyle Hour) when I’m feeling more up to it. It’s not a happy tale, by any … Continue reading “Books: The Joy of Cooking [1931 Facsimile]”

Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell

Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell

Okay, so when you think of vintage style, the Kiwi stunt woman-turned movie star Zoe Bell (Death Proof, Kill Bill, Xena: Warrior Princess, Angel of Death & Whip It see her in both capacities) isn’t the first person who comes to mind. Sure, she’s got a great strong (yet femme) style of her own, but … Continue reading “Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell”