Standing and swinging ..and the ground was concrete! No health and safety in those days - we were tough!

This was so much fun, standing on the swings and going as high as we could. We thought we could reach the sky or at least the high tree branch in our backyard.

Catching tadpoles - (in my case it was actually frogspawn)  so fascinating keeping them in a fish tank, feeding them, watching them develop into frogs and releasing them back to the pond where we found them.

Spring was the time to catch tadpoles. We kids went out back to the pond behind my grandmother's house and catch tadpoles in jars. When they grew too big for the jars, we let them go back into the pond.

Who didn't wear stirrup pants in the 50s and 60s and then again in the 80s and 90s?  (ME..... I HATE THEM <3 <3 <3 )

Oh, Stirrup pants (These things are worth posting about twice in the same board) . the pants that pulled themselves down each time you walked.more asses are hanging out of pants today than there ever were then.

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. TV Show. L to R, Leo G. Carroll.secret agents, Robert Vaugh,(Napoleon Solo) David McCallum, (Ilya Kuryakin) 1964-1968

The Man From U. Leo G. Carroll and his secret agents, Robert Vaughn,(Napoleon Solo) & David McCallum, (Ilya Kuryakin) The show ran

Batman 1966 use to have to go to the neighbors house so we could watch Barman in color.

Batman 1966 use to have to go to the neighbors house so we could watch Barman in color. Adam West as Batman, Burt Ward as Robin, either Julie Newmar or Ertha Kitt as Cat Woman, and Vincent Price as The Joker

Go Go Boots. I wanted these so BAD and finally got them for Christmas - I was the coolest in my Go-Go boots and mini-skirts!

Wet look boots. Some people call these go-go boots, but I remember those as being ankle-high white boots that zipped up the back (at the heel).

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New! Lost In Space DVD Complete 3rd Season 3 Three Volumes Vol 1 One & 2 Two

Lost In Space - "danger danger will robinson!" loved this show :)

Camay Soap    i always wanted mom to buy this and she never did!

Camay Soap Ad - I remember these colours

The Monkees 60-s-and-70-s-tv-shows

The Monkees Mickey, Mike, Peter, Davey

KENNER: 1962 Give-A-Show Projector. Had something like this when I was a little girl; thought it was awesome!

KENNER: 1962 Give-A-Show Projector. I had this and still have a stray film strip that I've kept for old time's sake.

Lincoln biscuits were fab. You nibbled around the edges line by line. You had to do it without breaking the biscuit.

Lincoln biscuit loved them!

"Eat Me" dates from childhood Christmas' ...remember the twig that you had to eat them with?

Childhood Christmas dates which used to come attached to their twig. The box often bore an illustration of date trees basking beneath a hot Tunisian sun.

OMG I loved Cresta - creamy, frothy & fizzy like sherbert

Cresta Bear - its frothy man.

Anne French deep cleansing milk, oh I thought I was so grown up using this! The lid was darker blue though.

anne french deep cleansing milk - remember cleansing my face with this the night before my wedding!

I haven't seen one of these for years, but the smell has come flooding back! The metal tops used to get rusty

Loved the smell of Sea Jade.The metal tops used to get rusty in the cold,damp, bathrooms.

Steptoe and Son - "You dirty old  man!"

Steptoe and Son - "You dirty old man!" No room for my favourite comedy.

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