Soft centre fruit sweets...my maternal grandmother always had some in the cupboard (1950 - 56) in Nelson Road, Chingford.

These were hard on the outside and chewy in the middle - Pascal Fruit Bon Bon made by Cadburys. My Grandma Walsh often had them and I thought they were an absolute treat.

Sports Biscuits. I devoured plenty of these little biscuits in my time fishing the soggy remains out of the bottom of my tea cup after dunking. Back in the 70’s they mainly confined sports activities to proper Olympic sports, football, swimming and tennis, to name but a few…

Sports Biscuits - back in the they mainly confined sports activities to proper Olympic sports, football, swimming and tennis, to name but a few…

Wicked witch of the west - I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!

Margaret Hamilton as The Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz. clairekinder Margaret Hamilton as The Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz. Margaret Hamilton as The Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz.

Packs of photographs....it was so exciting to see how they'd come out!

Packed many photo envelopes in my years of working in the boots photo lab. Great memories of good laughs and still in contact with two of my old colleagues, unfortunately another isn't with us anymore.

The Herbs, "I'm Dill the Dog - I'm a Dog called Dill, My tail I'd love to get, but I've never caught it yet...I am constable Knapweed and I keep law and order, I watch to see that all is well, along the garden border. Lady Rosemary, Sir Basil, Sage the Owl, Tarragon the Dragon, BayLeaf The Gardener, all the little Chives & I'm a very friendly lion called Parsley, I am always very glad to see you wave, but please don't shout or speak to me to harshley, because I'm really not particularly…

The Herbs. "I'm a very friendly lion called Parsley / I'm Dill the Dog - I'm a Dog called Dill." Lady Rosemary, Sage the Owl, Tarragon the Dragon, all the little Chives - how I loved them all.

Charlie perfume, cheap!

got a bottle from the man I loved :); of course he was gone by the time the bottle was empty :)

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