Green Shield stamps. My mum bought these in the early 70s, to 'save up' to buy things for our home. I remember seeing books and books of them.

People collected Green Shield stamps in the early to 'save up' to buy things with.

Hey, Hey we're the 'Monkees'

RIP Davy Jones- Hey, hey we're the monkees! And we love to monkey around.

Another Health and Safety loss in the playground......I loved this, especially when you made it swing in an oval, and it would collide with the other side !

I would have all this old fashioned "dangerous" playground equipment in the inner-courtyard of my dream house

Transfers....wonderful!

It was such a treat to get a transfer set like this, they would come in all sorts of themes for boys and girls. You had to rub over the transfer with a pencil and peel back the plastic sheet, sometime a little get would get left behind.

Animal Magic with Johnny Morris. Totally Unique - one of a kind. He invented the voice over / talking animals genre surely?

Animal Magic with Johnny Morris. Totally Unique - one of a kind. He invented the voice over / talking animals genre surely?

qui a mangé ces bonbons là ?

These were hard on the outside and chewy in the middle - Pascal Fruit Bon Bon made by Cadburys. I do so remembre these.

spirograph = nostalgia..hours of my life with the little push pins

So cool - Spirograph ideas insert - totally remember trying to duplicate these designs. Loved my Spirograph!

LEGO from 1960s - Windows & Doors  Für unsere selbst entworfenen Häuser konnten wir nie genug davon haben.

LEGO from 1960s

LEGO doors and The interlocking LEGO system was patented

etch-a-sketch always wanted one....

Etch-A-Sketch ad, 1960 - I was never good with it, but it was fun. Stepped on one one time - that was not fun!

Flannelette Striped Sheets I still have pillow cases like this, and I still use them, so soft !!!

Flannelette Striped Sheets - the ones we had as kids came from our grandparents - one day the sheet got so thin my foot tore straight though.

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