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Favorite childhood foods from when you were growing up

Lovefood Logo By loveFOOD Staff of Lovefood | Slide 2 of 76: Having been around since the 1930s, cake mix didn't properly take off until savvy companies introduced frosting and other ready-made decorating items, making the process feel more hands-on. Cake-mix connoisseur brand Betty Crocker brilliantly tapped into the psyche of the 1950s home cook and thrives to this day.

1950s: Betty Crocker cake mix

Having been around since the 1930s, cake mix didn't properly take off until savvy companies introduced frosting and other ready-made decorating items, making the process feel more hands-on. Cake-mix connoisseur brand Betty Crocker brilliantly tapped into the psyche of the 1950s home cook and thrives to this day.

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