Game of Jacks!  Hours of fun and easy to take to school for playtime! =)

How to play the game of Jacks. Set up, directions, instructions and variations of the Jacks game. Cherries in a Basket, Around the World, Pigs in a Pen and more fun ways to play Jacks

Lots of fun...I remember getting this for Christmas one those kind of memories

Vintage Spirograph game 1968 No 401 Canadian by PourToujours - OMG I loved Spirograph when I was a kid - I spent hours and hours using it.

Paint books. Just need water and a brush and art is created! I'd forgotten about these!

I remember only being allowed these if I was ill as my mum said they were a waste of money. Water & a paintbrush transformed the black line drawings into colour - magic! Mind you, the whole book could be completed in 5 minutes.

In the days when scrapbooks were made of paper haha! Messy and tricky to reopen every time the spreader sealed itself back together. Great gloopy texture and smell though. Always wrinkled the page and took ages to dry ...

Vintage school glue bottle ~ the slit would open when you pressed down on the top.

Summer 1976....THE summer.....water shortages....baling out the bath water to put on the garden!

The long hot summer resulted in a water shortage and hose pipe ban

Plastic sword cocktail sticks.with cocktail cherries!

My grandmother had a set of these. They would be washed after use (nothing was regarded as 'disposable' in those days) and replaced in a plastic barrel.

Milk bottles on the doorstep, often pecked by hungry birds! : by Fioleta, via Flickr

Glass milk bottles with foil top.We even had a delivery milkman who put the bottles in the milk box by the front door.

Childs Chalk Board Blackboard - I had this exact one and loved playing schools with my toys

I had this chalkboard but ruined it with some kind of cleaner. I was so sad 😢

"And he packs his lunch in a Sunblest bag" Deacon Blue, "Dignity")

Vintage Sunblest - we used to use these to slide faster down the slides of our childhood

delrosa rosehip syrup for babies - Google Search

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 .

I found that it rubbed the paper away too!

Funny pictures about This Childhood Myth. Oh, and cool pics about This Childhood Myth. Also, This Childhood Myth photos.