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?
TWA USO-Style Airplane Hangar Dance in Kansas City

TWA USO-Style Airplane Hangar Dance in Kansas City

Good evening! It’s been an exhausting 2017 already, hasn’t it? But I come bearing gifts! In 2015, we went out to Kansas City to the airport by the river and attended the TWA Museum’s USO-style ‘Hanger Dance‘. We’ve done so in the past, sat in the huge airplane hanger with two real TWA planes in … Continue reading “TWA USO-Style Airplane Hangar Dance in Kansas City”

Vintage Victorian Christmas at Vaile Mansion

Vintage Victorian Christmas at Vaile Mansion

One of the nice things about always being on the go, down some highway or other, is that it gives you experiences. New places, new people, spending time in towns and cities you’ve never been and, for someone like me who’s a sentimental and a romantic when it comes to a life lived on the … Continue reading “Vintage Victorian Christmas at Vaile Mansion”

New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’

New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’

New Year’s Sparkle! I’m in the process of getting all gussied up for a New Year’s Eve celebration tonight, nothing fancy, just friends and music. Food, of course! I don’t drink, so I can get glammed up without worrying about my precious frocks! I’m trying to get this blog a-moving, since it’s a new domain … Continue reading “New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’”