No seatbelts...

No seatbelts and big back seats to sleep in. Sleeping in the back window on long road trips. Little brother standing on backseat throwing shoes and binkies out the window, LMAO!

ice cream cup with a wooden spoon

i remember my slip i filled out: sloppy joe (hated hot dogs) potato chips, orange drink, and this wonderful ice cream cup with the little wood paddle spoon! Ice Cream Cup with Wooden Paddle Spoon.


The Wonderful World of Disney - Sunday evenings, the only night we ate in the lounge - still at the table (a small fold-up) but it was a real treat to watch tv during tea


Brightly colored modeling clay for hours of creative fun. (Children's craft item from England.) It was called Plasticine folks, stunk too.

Screwball ice cream with bubble gum at the bottom

Screwball Ice Cream- classic treat from the ice cream man, they have the gum ball at the bottom.


Made this for mashed potatoes at my work's thanksgiving lunch.

TV Themes ~ MASH, Theme of late / early TV -- taken from the movie, the theme's actual title is "Suicide is Painless". (Watched the original movie recently.didn't really stand up to time. The TV show was much much better.

Rupert Bear

Rupert Bear and Bill the Badger. I was fortunate enough to have family in England send me the Rupert Bear Annuals.


Conker fights - in the days when these were considered good clean childhood fun, and not a health and safety risk. Funnily enough, I don't remember ever being seriously injured!

Drs and nurses kit

Fisher-Price Medical Kit from the I remember diagnosing all of my dolls with various horrible illnesses that I then had to cure. I guess I used to play "House" with my doctor's kit!

Secret Seven Series, Enid Blyton

Secret Seven - another kids' adventure series written by Enid Blyton and popular in the among Karachi kids.