70s nostalgia

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Vintage Toys Who could ever forget that super tall hot metal slide? I used to jump in the sprinklers and then slide down to try ease the burn.

Bucks County Folk Art

Ahhh...the 1970s, such innocent and exciting times for young children at Christmas. To add to the suspense and forever long wait of Christmas morning was the arrival of the Sears Wish Book. This was not your ordinary sales catalog. Oh no. It was the creme de la creme of Christmas paraphernalia. Christmas on steroids. Kids couldn't resist scouring through page after page of enticing advertising bliss. As a child, I found it arduous having to flip through so many pages of boring clothes and…

Cigar Chewing Gum - it's a boy, cigars with the Herdmans

Bubble Gum Cigars

Baby Boomers will remember how much we loved these back in the Before the invention known as Tic Tacs, the tiny size Chiclets gum were our choice of mouth refresh.

Tiny Size Chicklets -. My dad used to bring this for us from America.

Roller Skates - I had a pair that didn't have the lace up but did have metal cla. - Roller Skates – I had a pair that didn’t have the lace up but did have metal clamps that went a -

1970's Collectable / Antique Children's Roller Skates

1970's Collectable / Antique Children's Roller Skates

Ponytail holders-I remember wearing these to daycare and one by one pulling on them while in my hair until they broke off.I just remember :) My Childhood Memories, Great Memories, 1980s Childhood, School Memories, Fail Blog, Oldschool, I Remember When, Ol Days, My Memory

When hair bobbles were like this

Pacers 1976 The golden age of British sweets - in pictures

The golden age of British sweets - in pictures

Steve Berry and Phil Norman travel back in time with a survey of the highs and lows of the British sweetshop

Ayds was an appetite-suppressant candy which enjoyed strong sales in the and early and was manufactured by The Campana Company. I remember mom having these.I would eat them like candy!

diet candy from 70's called Aids

School milk - it came in bottles, then bags, then cartons, then Thatcher the milk snatcher took it away altogether! Frozen in Winter, turned in the summer. I was a milk monitor

School milk - it came in bottles,

old Christmas selection boxes got one every year

xmas selection boxes! If you hadn't eaten a selection box for breakfast on…

Pink Panther chocolate bar Strawberry chocolate - ate 8 at my birthday and still feel sick thinking about them! Old Sweets, Vintage Sweets, Retro Sweets, 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Old Fashioned Sweets, Pink Panthers, My Memory

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Angel Delight - a childhood fav

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retro sweets - 4 Stars & Up: Grocery & Gourmet Food

80s Retro Sweets at simplyeighties.com

A look back at British retro sweets from the 70s and 80s in the UK. Purchase online and relive your childhood. How many do you remember?

The Lyons Maid lolly and ice-cream poster Mi vi would be my lolly of choice but it fell int the slightly higher price bracket!

1977: The Lyons Maid lolly and ice-cream poster (bring back Zooms) - Flashbak

It's1977. Lyons Maid is tempting you with its ices...

had completely forgotten about this - I think it must have been a bit of a rarity, and was quite pricy, so I didn't experience its lush magnificence more than once or twice!

Cadburys Lime Chocolate - never tried, before my time but one to bring back!

 Bim Stuffed Toy Monkey With Bananna There was also a Monkey like this called "Zippy" in the that was popular. My monkey looked just like this but he was all black.

The Wombles~Dairy Milk Chocolate Old Sweets, Vintage Sweets, Retro Sweets, Vintage Candy, Retro Candy, 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Sweet Wrappers
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Cadbury's Wombles Bar