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Old school roller skates.  I kept breaking the leather straps.  Sure was hard on…

Exactly like my first pair of roller skates. You put your feet in them (with your shoes on), strapped them on, then tightened the toe hold with the key. "I've got a brand new pair of roller skates, you've got a brand new key.

Wonder Woman Underoos. I LOVED mine!!! Got happy seeing this reminder of my fave outfit as a kid! Lol

Wonder Woman Underoos- I had the Wonder Woman Set and my sister Becky had Bat Girl

Life Cereal's Mikey

Life cereal commercial starring Mikey - "Let Mikey try it. Hey, look, he likes it! Mikey likes it!

Do you remember when the t.v. looked like this at night when it signed off? I sure do. :)

Back when TVs were a decorative piece of furniture and us kids were the remote control! Also that multi-color test pattern that came on after the station signed off for the night and they played the star spangled banner.

Jiffy Pop ~ "the magic treat as much fun to make as it is to eat! "     :)

Jiffy Pop is a popcorn brand of ConAgra Foods. The product combines unpopped popcorn kernels and oil with an aluminum pan and folded aluminum foil lid. As the pan is heated, the popping corn causes the foil to unfold and puff up. Jiffy in the name referen

Remember this glue in elementary school?  Used to cut pictures from sales flyers and catalogs to glue with this onto paper for Christmas lists!

Remember this glue in elementary school? So messy.I preferred the Elmer's White Paste with the little brush in the top of the lid

Mom had this by the phone all the time. Long before siri was around.

address book - Grandma had one of these in her kitchen beside the phone and I remember playing with it.

The rubber glue tip (for dabbing glue on things) would get hard with glue and you would have to try to get the dried glue off the opening after each use.

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S&H green stamps

H Green Stamps. my mom used to save them.got them at the grocery store and after she had a bunch saved we would stick them in a stamp book and take them to the stamp store and she would pick something out for the house

Little Golden Books. I buy them for my daughter now <3

Anyone else get excited when they see these bindings?Golden Books - loved these always brings me back to my childhood love, reading!

Vintage roller skate and key. Brings back fond memories of childhood. I can still hear the sound of rolling over the cracks in the sidewalk.

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.

Friday nights at Kate's and Skate Palace!

Couldn't wait for Friday Night skate at Commack Roller Rink Disco Music & Lights Flashing