First aid kit and what seemed the same tin of plaster throughout my childhood. I can still smell it

Adhesive tape tin packaging-Still have one of these in my sewing box. She kept a measuring tape inside.

Ben Sansum's stove, which he lights every day

At home in the past: Man whose house is a shrine to the 1940s

Ben Sansum, from Cambridgeshire, is fascinated by the decade when Britain was at war. He spent years transforming his home into the hope that time forgot.

Pink, pungent, and often used. Originally a thick antiseptic ointment with a distinctive pink color and scented with oil of wintergreen that came in the pictured tin. Invented by cough mixture tycoon Sir William Henry Veno, in 1925.

Originally a thick antiseptic ointment with a distinctive pink color and scented with oil of wintergreen that came in the pictured tin. Invented by cough mixture tycoon Sir William Henry Veno, in

You know you're South African when...

You know you're South African when. South African dress code"No jeans, no takkies"

✯ Aysgarth Falls, Wensleydale, Yorkshire

Aysgarth Falls are a triple flight of waterfalls, surrounded by forest and farmland, carved out by the River Ure over an almost a one-mile stretch on its descent to mid-Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales of England, near the village of Aysgarth. The falls

Anne French deep cleansing milk, oh I thought I was so grown up using this!

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

My first cell phone. I miss that wobbly antennae

The Evolution of Cell Phone Design Between 1983-2009

if you had a cell phone it was really just a cordless phone that you could play snake on Me: This is almost (or actually) identical to my first cellphone . but I never played this "snake" people refer to .

Delrosa Rosehip Syrup, which we used to love by the daily teaspoon when we were wee.  Picture now from a MUSEUM ... aagghh!!!  We're THAT old?!?!?!?

delrosa rosehip syrup for babies. We used to pick rose hips from hedgerow and take them to school where we got a few pennies per pound .

school desks with ink wells - I sat at desks like this in primary school - but did not write with ink! (not quite that old) ***ditto***

Old school desks Iron framed and bolted to the floor. Notice the inkwell. I had to write with a nibbed pen - and I'm still alive.

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