Living the WWII Homefront Life

Discussion in 'The Home Front Woman' started by Midlagedfangirl, Dec 22, 2015.

  1. Midlagedfangirl

    Midlagedfangirl New in Town

    Farmington UT, USA
    Is anyone else interested in trying out the WWII "lifestyle" including rationing, as it was on the American Home front? My friend and I have been doing this for the past five months, and it is very interesting.

    I think we could all learn a lot, and share a lot.
  2. VintageLincoln

    VintageLincoln New in Town

    Hi there. I have been thinking for a while that I would like to have a go at living off British rations but my OH is reluctant. He likes to eat a lot of cheese! How have you found it? What resources did you use?
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  3. The1940sHousewife

    The1940sHousewife New in Town

    I haven't started rationing yet but I quit my full-time job last year to be a 1940s house wife (my dream job). I've been dressing like this for 10 years and slowly turning my 1940 bungalow into a time capsule house. Next year I hope to have a victory garden started.
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  4. MissNathalieVintage

    MissNathalieVintage Practically Family

    My dream job is to also be a housewife. I am still single at 45 years old and can not wait till I can retire in the next ten years then I can devote myself to the home and also travel to more classic car shows in the hopes of catching the eye of a single traditional man my age, hehehe.:)
    Arleaux likes this.

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