I remember picking these as a kid and carrying them around in my pockets. When the season was in every kid had them.
Way back in the day before Apps we had devices and this was one of those devices that was born in the 70's, the Little Professor.
I will never forget the sound of these things jumping in their little plastic contatiners at all the cash registers in the stores. They were deafening, yet I had to have some.
Living next door to my grandparents, we always worked together to grow a large garden every year. My grandparents grew up in hard times and had very little so living off of the land was...continue reading
I always loved going to the fair when it came to town. We always had a blast and its now something I do with my kids every year. PS While visiting my parents this week I found my old slate chalkboard in a box of my old toys and decided to use it to for todays post.
For me, there is something so magical that happens when I gaze at the night stars. Endless possibilities are opened and I love how even a quick glance up sets my imagination free and fills me with such wonder. It gives perspective. Tiny me - BIG BIG WORLD... Read the rest of the post on www.KimPanella.com
I remember watching Wonder Woman tackle crime wearing this tiny little suit and all I wanted was to be like her. Wow, if I could just wear her outfit and have that magic lasso nothing could stop me. Or so I thought. Continue Reading
I remember seeing a lot more honey bees growing up as a kid. Maybe that's because I spent a lot more time outside but I have noticed that I just don't see the large amounts of bees like I used to. They are amazing little creatures that are responsible for much of the food that comes to our tables and many of us never realize it. Continue Reading
Do you remember these fuzzy must haves from the 80's? I sure do and I had a pair too. They went with my Sony Walkman and together they changed the world! Suddenly you could have a soundtrack play along with life no matter where you were. Continue Reading
As a child of the 70's the Juicy Fruit commercials stand out in mind for two reasons. They had a fun jingle. Secondly, what kid wouldn't dream of having a tree that yields packs of chewing gum? Continue Reading
Do you remember making snow angels? I sure do. Growing up with snow was fantastic fun. As adults we don't see the fun as much as we did as kids but it's fun to think back and remember winter fun.
I remember going for walks with my Papa and there was a tree we passed that had old carvings in it. It was an beautiful birch tree that had a smooth silvery bark and had stood there for ages. The letters were near impossible to read because...Continue Reading
I remember seeing spots after any picture was taken. The flash was lethal and if memory serves me correct that pretty blue flash bulb had to be changed after each use. When I look at this camera I can’t help but get a little ...Continue Reading
Thanksgiving was always a fantastic time growing up. Our entire family would always gather at my Grandparents home for food and laughter. There were two things my cousin and I always looked forward to...Continue Reading
Ever scared anyone with the loud bang of the Paper Popper? Ever tested who’s plane could go the distance, told someone’s fortune with the Cootie Catcher or played a good of game of Paper Football? Paper Games are so simple yet so fun. Continue Reading
Today's I Remember WHENsday is a throwback to when candy cigarettes and bubblegum cigars were common place in the candy aisle. Yeah, I was known to fake smoke my entire pack when I got them. Continue Reading
I remember having rotary phones in the house as a kid and they were frustrating. >> Fast Forward decades later and I would love to have one these in my home office. Oh and in this color ..Continue Reading