MomsRetro Kitchen

Retro Kitchen Art and Recipe Tips

Moms Retro Kitchen

1950s cookbook ladyMixing up cooking and retro decor, recipe tips, retro kitchen art & decor, cool recipes and funny cooking sayings for much longer than I should say

Welcome to my re-do! How do like my new look?
A Super-Duper-Sized Thanks for dropping by!  — Love, Mom

My Kitchen Counter Art Collection

This is where I cook up my food and cooking designs funny kitchen slogans for my online stores.  Inspired by actual kitchen events!  Here’s what Mom is serving up at Mom’s Retro Kitchen Art Store:  Mom has her own cooking and retro kitchen art store on Zazzle!  What does this mean for you?  You can now personalize any design!  All my designs come on custom canning labels, totes, aprons, T-shirts, art cards, business cards, new travel mugs and other fun products.

Favorite Foods Vintage Kitchen Art
Favorite Foods Vintage Kitchen Art

Featuring bread, butter, meat, potato, milk, apple and egg.  Restored from an antique storybook, this art has been restored and colored by hand and comes on custom canning labels, recipe binders and more

bbq king and queen sayings
BBQ Grill King & Queen Sayings

A fun cookout design with red flames and smoldering letters. For cooks and cookout chefs on custom canning stickers, aprons and invitations

Kitchen Magician Retro Cooking Designs
Kitchen Magician Retro Cooking Girl

My retro kitchen girl is a magician in the kitchen!  She’s wearing a top hat and a red dress with a yellow polka dot apron, her spoon is sprinkling sparkles onto the retro lettering.

From the Kitchen of Custom Retro Designs
From the Kitchen of Retro Designs

Create your own custom canning, baking or recipe labels with these cute retro designs with colorful blocks of color.

Retro Patterns

Retro patterns for kitchen or home decor

Fun picnic plaids, mod patterns and food designs on baking stickers, stickers and more

Vintage Beehive with Storybook Clouds

Vintage Beehive Happy Bees Designs

Beautiful restored antique landscape art of a straw beehive on a hill on a cloudy day

Excelorator funny vintage coffee label designs
Excelorator Vintage Coffee Label Art

Excel-o-rator Coffee retro coffee label advertising art.   Excel with Excelorator Coffee!!! Quality and satisfaction every time.

Funny Mom Sayings and Slogans
Funny Mom Sayings in Retro Letters and Cute Vintage Styles

For mom’s who drive the kids and serve up love from the kitchen on Mother’s Day or any day!

recipe equivalents recipe helper kitchen art
Recipe Measurement Equivalents Pastel Floral

Find helpful recipe measuring equivalents easily with this list of common measurement equivalents for help baking and cooking in the kitchen. In pretty pastel pinks and oranges with a simple floral pattern

Restaurant silverware on napkin designs
Silverware Dinner is Served Cooking Design

An elegant silverware design with art of a pretty embellished napkin. Whether you’re opening a neighborhood restaurant or adding a touch of elegance to a dinner party, this design comes on custom party invitations, menu templates and more

organic saving the planet one kitchen at a time
Organic Saving the Planet Kitchen Saying

Organic, Saving the planet, one kitchen at a time.  I used classic letters in green with a floral design in them.  The bottom  has an antique acorn artwork with green leaves.

King of the Grill bbq apron and mugs
King of the Grill BBQ Slogan

You are King of the Grill with this fire roasted chrome plated design. For Master Grillers, BBQ chefs and cooks with an attitude, from the kitchen to the great outdoors. This retro design uses retro letters on a tan background.

Retro Recipe Tips

Emergency Recipe Substitutions for Odd Ingredients:

Discovering you’re missing an ingredient is no fun, knowing an ingredients “equivalent” or substitution can save the day if you are missing Lemon Zest, Horseradish or Paprika

Chocolate Recipe Tips and Dipped Strawberry Recipe: Chocolate, bitter, sweet or powdered equivalents or emergency recipe substitutions help chocoholics in the kitchen

Blackstrap MolassasMolasses Recipe Substitutions and Measuring Tips:  Molasses has a dark, sweet, smoky taste and is used in cakes, cookies and other savory sweet recipes.  If you’re using grandma’s vintage cookbook, you might want it give it a try


vintage crate label artNew and Vintage Crate Label Art

Beautiful bright colors and romantic landscapes make crate and can labels popular art for kitchen art.  My designs are based on authentic food labels from the 1930’s and 40’s.  The art was restored and redesigned for use on tees, totes coffee mugs and more.  I like to make the art unique with fun phrases and mythical California cities.

Visit my Retro Crate Label Art page to see my entire collection.
Primrose Flowers Retro Label ArtPrimrose Sugar Corn Kitchen Crate Label Designs
Beautifully restored from vintage crate art with red and white primroses.
embarcadero pears vintage kitchen label artRetro Embarcadero Pears Fruit Kitchen Crate Art
Vintage art with yellow pears and a scenic map background.
Artichoke Retro Label Kitchen ArtArti Chokes Original Retro Artichoke Designs
Arti Chokes when he eats too fast unique artichoke art based on authentic California vegetable labels and my love of gourmet steamed chokes with butter, herbs and mayo!
Strawberry Vintage Crate Label ArtRetro Red  Strawberry Kitchen Crate Label Art
Red strawberries tumble over a scenic California landscape in this unique, retro kitchen art on custom canning labels, fridge magnets and strawberry decor