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Payphone The Boy Scouts taught us to always carry a dime for an emergency phone call. how quaint that seems. But I guess almost 50 years ago is often quaint.

Drive-In Reminiscing I saw this picture going around Facebook - does anyone remember these?  Well, as a child of the 60’s and 70’s, I sure do!!  In fact, I’m lucky to live near a place where these are still being used – the Drive-In movie theater.  The antique looking speakers are still in position at one of the few drive-in theaters we have left in Minnesota.

Drive-In Reminiscing

Drive-In Movie Sound System.Speakers at the drive in.one for your car.one for the car on the other side of you.what fun it was! Not so much fun to drive away at the end of the movie with the speaker still clipped to your window!

I totally remember the metal skates with the keys that attached to your shoes.

Just like my old adjustable Metal Roller Skates. Remember the song, "I've got a brand new pair of roller skates, you got a brand new key"? My kids asked what the heck keys had to do with skates.

Nestle's Quik in a can and you had to pop the top....my kids love it now but it comes in a nice plastic container with a screw top lid.  Times change and things get better!

Nestle's Quik chocolate powder flavoring for milk . popped the top open with a spoon.

Stay Alive - The Ultimate Survival Game (Milton Bradley Company,1978) - vintage board game

I played when I was a Kid then my children played. FUN Stay Alive - The Ultimate Survival Game (Milton Bradley - vintage board game

Cooties- Peytons favorite!!

Cootie Game - Vintage 1973 Schaper Toy

1973 toy cootie game vintage 1973 schaper toy from mylittlethriftstore

Pitfall! Atari game...I played this for hours! One of my first games on Atari.

One of my favorite games on my ColecoVision. I still have this on my throwback Atari console.

numbers up board game | Vintage Numbers Up 1975 Milton Bradley Game | eBay MY MOST FAVORITE ...

Vintage Numbers Up 1975 Milton Bradley Game. I save my money up to buy this game. It was one I could play by myself. LOVED IT!

For the coming sunny days, that could be a great idea to make one of those "Slip ‘N Slides" for kids to have fun !

Summer Slip 'N Slides for Kids (and Adults)

Wham-O Vintage Slip 'N Slide available at people scoot like seals

Magnified small photos, some where even key chains. ( I still have one of these in robins egg blue )

Picture Viewfinders - i remember these! I still have all of mine from Kings Island Amusement Park - haha!