NOSTALGIA: it's delicate, but potent. In Greek,"nostalgia" literally means "the pain from an old wound." It's a twinge in your heart far more powerful than memory alone -a feeling of a place where we ache to go again. So very true 😣
a Welsh word which has no literal translation. it's more of a feeling than a word. I love this. Even the definition of a word can be poetry.
Paper Fortune Tellers - we loved making these as kids
Film negative shot on film. Just look at the dreamy pastel-y creamy bokeh!
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35 things you will never see again. SO funny! So many things from my childhood!
one of my childhood Favs!
I remember these. i was in a one on one class making shapes and complexing them…
The Boxcar Children series by Gertrude Chandler Warner - trying to locate the books, in order, from my library. There are SO MANY Boxcar Children books! I never realized how many.
Remember sign-out cards for library books? Hard to believe that borrowing a book from the library involved signing your name to a card and turning it in.
Corduroy book~ a favorite of my 3 kids! I shall pass it on to Sadie!
I found my box of floppy disks like 6 years ago, bought an external floppy drive, and found out that all my disks needed to be defragmented… talk about a FML moment!