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Collectors Weekly: Easy-Bake Evolution – 50 Years of Cakes, Cookies, and Gender Politics


Collectors Weekly, the go-to resource for collectors and admirers of vintage treasures, takes a comprehensive look at the role the Easy-Bake Oven plays in the collective consciousness of North Americans. Featuring photos from Toy Tales Editor-in-Chief Todd Coopee’s retrospective Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven. The article touches on the history of Kenner Products, takes a look into what makes the Easy-Bake Oven so ubiquitous with childhood, and weaves in anecdotes from his research of the toy oven.