Dec 01 2023

82 Depression Era Recipes You Should Try

82 Depression Era Recipes You Should Try

Great Depression Era Real Food Recipes

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Life in the twenty-first century can be demanding. A barrage of advertisements and commercials tell us we are lacking something, complete holidays revolve around the mere exchange of material objects, and we are constantly tempted by the type of commercialism that promises instant gratification. It seems like we, as human beings need so much just to be a part of our society. In this kind of environment, it’s easy to lose sight of our true needs and our true strengths.

Scrimping and saving was a necessity during the Great Depression, when unemployment in the US skyrocketed to 25 percent. Although we are seeing better times, we can always take a page from that era and practice some of those thrifty habits. No matter what, nothing went to waste. Necessity was the mother of invention for these creative cooks and they came up with soups, stews and casseroles that used every single morsel of food available to them. Many of their recipes are treasured family favorites that are still enjoyed by us today. At times, everyone needs to stop and take some time to remember what our true necessities are Check out theses recipe by clicking the link below…

82 Depression Era Recipes You Should Try