80 minutes | Jan 1, 2021

Episode 15 - Keeping Trim for Uncle Sam

1940s Americans were no strangers to the social (and governmental) pressure to be trim and in peak health. In this episode, Sarah uncovers miracle pills, magic weight loss food, and liquid diets along with healthier approaches to losing weight in wartime. Sarah enters a showdown with a chowder recipe and we hear echoes of New Year's Eve past in a California woman's personal diary from 1945. Check out the corresponding blog post at victorykitchenpodcast.com Don't forget to share this podcast with your friends and leave a review! This podcast needs YOUR support! Your generosity not only gives Sarah warm fuzzies of joy, it also helps her source the very best research materials to make each episode the best it can be. To share your love for her work,  go to anchor.fm/sarahcrevistonlee and click on Support. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/victorykitchenpodcast/support
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