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CDATA[The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! WWII era music, news lifted from papers of the day, period authentic rationing rules, and two very likeable hosts come together to create a podcast which brings history to life in modern day application!

CDATA[The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! WWII era music, news lifted from papers of the day, period authentic rationing rules, and two very likeable hosts come together to create a podcast which brings history to life in modern day application!
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CDATA[The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! WWII era music, news lifted from papers of the day, period authentic rationing rules, and two very likeable hosts come together to create a podcast which brings history to life in modern day application!

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Episodes

The Ration Project Episode 50 - Somebody Set Us Up The Bomb

3/9/2016
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Tune in this week to hear Producer Mark and Brian Old Timey reflect on the atomic bomb, the end of the war, and amputee baseball! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook:...

Duration: 01:00:08


The Ration Project Episode 49 - The Return of Mr. Hart

3/2/2016
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Tune in this week to hear Mrs. Hart and Mrs. Jay discuss how they celebrated VE Day in the USA! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us on Twitter:...

Duration: 00:14:52


The Ration Project Episode 48 - The Return of Mr. Jay

2/24/2016
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The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us on Twitter: @RationProjectThe Ration Project is brought to you by Retrograde Orbit Radio and the following...

Duration: 01:23:08


The Ration Project Episode 47 - Hitler Dies at the End

2/17/2016
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Major news abounds in this week's episode of The Ration Cast. We have reached the beginning of the end, my friends. But fear not - Mrs. Hart and Mrs. Jay are already making plans for Season 2. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at...

Duration: 00:43:44


The Ration Project Episode 46 - The Swap!

2/10/2016
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Tune in this week to hear how the Harts and the Jays dealt with their great swapping experiment! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us on Twitter:...

Duration: 01:35:20


The Ration Project Episode 45 - People of the Ration Project, We Have Returned

2/3/2016
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They're back! Tune in to hear what caused the brief hiatus and hear the ladies pick right back up where they left off with style, flair, and interesting recipes. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on...

Duration: 01:24:49


The Ration Project Episode 44 - A Naughty Document

1/27/2016
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In this week's episode, we see the triumphant return of the Ration Project as we peek in on September and October of 1944. Deals are struck, Markets are Gardened, and the Desert Fox shuffles off this mortal coil. There's also two potato centric meals, a charmingly failed dessert, and a bonus round! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and...

Duration: 01:08:35


The Ration Project Episode 43 - A Word from The King

12/30/2015
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Regular Ration Project Episodes will return next week, as your hosts return from their holiday travels and adventures. And, unfortunately, illnesses. In the meantime, enjoy a word from Mrs. Hart and a word from King George. We will see you next year!The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the...

Duration: 00:06:38


The Ration Project Episode 42 - Merry Christmas

12/23/2015
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Merry Christmas from the Ration Project! We hope you enjoy this peek into WW2 Christmastime, and have a happy holiday season! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook:...

Duration: 00:19:35


The Ration Project Episode 41 - Christmas Bonus Rounds!

12/16/2015
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The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us on Twitter: @RationProjectThe Ration Project is brought to you by Retrograde Orbit Radio and the following...

Duration: 01:10:51


The Ration Project Episode 40 - The Desert Fox

12/9/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies talk about a German attempt on Hitler's life, the tragic end of the Desert Fox, and much more. We also get a special interview with Professor Hart, Mrs. Hart's husband, before the ladies break down Thanksgiving dinner, Ration Project style.The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts...

Duration: 01:25:27


The Ration Project Episode 39 - D-Day

12/2/2015
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Happy Thanksgiving from The Ration Project! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us on Twitter: @RationProjectThe Ration Project is brought to you by...

Duration: 00:16:08


The Ration Project Episode 38 - A Two Roosevelt Operation

11/24/2015
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In this week's episode, Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart welcome in Brian Old Timey for a wide ranging discussion on D-Day. Highlights include multiple Roosevelts, the Desert Fox, and Canadians!The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at...

Duration: 01:23:43


The Ration Project Episode 37 - Wherein We Mock

11/18/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies discuss the end of American meat rationing and take a deeper look into the recent activities of Japan. They also catch up on a week long bonus round and Mrs. Jay shares her newest 'mock' food experiment. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United...

Duration: 01:31:52


The Ration Project Episode 36 - Month by Month

11/11/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies discuss a slight change in the ongoing schedule, and reveal a new bonus round! They also take a deeper dive into an aspect of the war that has been somewhat overlooked in recent episodes - the Russian Front; including one of the most famous sieges in modern history.The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and...

Duration: 01:16:14


The Ration Project Episode 35 - Spooky!

11/4/2015
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In this week's episode, we depart from our standard fare to bring you three spooky stories penned before 1950. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States! Follow along or join in at http://www.rationproject.com/Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rationprojectFollow us...

Duration: 00:39:15


The Ration Project Episode 34 - Mr. Hart Made Me Promise

10/28/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies discuss one of the least impressive food weeks they have had since the start of the project. Mrs. Jay updates us on The National Loaf, and Mrs. Hart reveals a very disheartening "surprise" at the center of a meal. Our hosts also reflect on the war timeline, and the rapidly approaching close of the war.The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II...

Duration: 01:33:27


The Ration Project Episode 33 - Oh No! It's a Cliffhanger!

10/21/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies discuss Fortress Europa, Nazi Megaweapons, the bombing of the SS John Harvey, and so much more! They also get into a chat about the Bevin Boys before moving on to this week's recipes and revealing their highs and lows for the week. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great...

Duration: 01:42:00


The Ration Project Episode 32 - Foo Fighters

10/14/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies take another sobering dip into the dark waters of WWII history before sharing their meals of the week. Mrs. Jay updates us on a bonus round, and Mrs. Hart shares a piece of family history. The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they recreate World War II grocery lists, menu plans, and recipes from the home fronts of Great Britain and the United States!Follow along...

Duration: 01:50:56


The Ration Project Episode 31 - The Allies in Sicily

10/7/2015
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In this week's episode, the ladies discuss the Swedish government, the Surrender of Italy and Allies in Sicily, The War Bond Jubilee Game, and a treaty first signed in the 1300s!Later, Mrs. Hart shares a fascinating war era conspiracy theory, and the ladies talk about some meals of the week and upcoming bonus rounds before the show ends with a shocker! The Ration Project is a one-year adventure in living history. Join hosts Mrs. Jay and Mrs. Hart, and listen, read, or cook along as they...

Duration: 01:27:16

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