Curbly Recession Busters: What your Grandparents knew.

by Lilybee

Leafing through a copy of The Home Front  - The Best of Good Housekeeping 1939-1945 is something of a revelation. The British magazine's wartime editions reminded me that our grandparents, especially those who lived in Europe during that time, knew a few things about privation, making do and surviving an unimaginably difficult time.

Advice like 'Don't forget your gas mask' and 'Save your coupons' inspire pride that our little island and the...

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