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. (This pin has been repinned almost every day since I first posted it!)

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

Oh this was grown up choccy...

Old Jamaica chocolate bars launched in Dads favourite when I was a child, much better than the copies nowadays!

Chewing Nuts... Jumping from a moving car....forever entangled in my memory.

chewing nuts & they were hard, always perplexed at the name; which was because they looked like nuts & because they had 'nuts' of toffee in them - always had more chocolate on them which was preferable to me

Sweet peanuts mmm I love these my Dad used to buy them, I love the mixture of sweet and salt yummy ;-)

Sweet peanuts mmm I love these my Dad used to buy them, I love the mixture of sweet and salt yummy ;

'Throwback' Smarties pack uses the old brown and white branding, with retro smarties illustrations.

This makes me smile :) 'Throwback' Smarties pack uses the old brown and white branding, with retro smarties illustrations.

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a firm cold weather favourite "Victory V Sweets" they are not the same as they used to be. They originally contained ether and Chloroform, if you ate too many they made you woozy.

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