The England I remember

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Powder with the fluffy puff - I miss these memories of my childhood. Those Were The Days, The Good Old Days, My Childhood Memories, Great Memories, Childhood Toys, School Memories, Fluffy Puff, Powder Puff, Bath Powder

Vintage Perfumes-Colognes-Handbags-Purses

Shop vintage purses, handbags, discontinued perfumes, vintage fragrances, hard to find colognes, toiletries, atomizers, retro luggage, wallets, compacts

childhood milk doorstep - one enterprising blue tit learned how to peck open the tinfoil bottle top, then told all it's mates. 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Nostalgia, Blue Tit, Glass Bottles, Milk Bottles, Plastic Bottles, My Memory, The Good Old Days

Blue tit on doorstep milk bottle

I miss getting my milk off the doorstep, I miss the glass bottles and putting them back on the doorstep for the milkman.. I miss having to shake them to mix the cream back in and I even miss the blue tits (birds) who would do this!

Go Go Boots.another blast from the past! Yep wore these with hotpants Fancy Dress Outfits, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Wardrobe, My Childhood Memories, Great Memories, Nostalgia, 1970 Style, Stretch Stiefel

The wish book....

As I am finishing up the decorating of the house today my mind is swirling as to what today's blog is going to be about. I'm also doing som...

Remember the great novelty toys of the Well one of them has made a COME-BACK and is just as popular as ever! The Drinking Bird has retained his youthful stamina for trying to quench his thirst, My Childhood Memories, Childhood Toys, Great Memories, Nostalgia, Drinking Bird, Drinking Glass, Drinking Water, Photo Vintage, Novelty Toys

Happy Drinking Dunking Bird Bobbing Head

Remember the great novelty toys of the '70's? Well one of them has made a COME-BACK and is just as popular as ever! The Drinking Bird has retained his youthful stamina for trying to quench his thirst, and is still just adorable! But this chickie isn't just for looks. OH, NO! He is actually a scientific wonder! He can b

Pink, pungent, and often used. Originally a thick antiseptic ointment with a distinctive pink color and scented with oil of wintergreen that came in the pictured tin. Invented by cough mixture tycoon Sir William Henry Veno, in Now it's a cream in a tube. 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Just In Case, Just For You, I Remember When, My Memory, The Good Old Days, 80s Kids, Growing Up

LOL My mother used this for everything!!Pink, pungent, and often used. Originally a thick antiseptic ointment with a distinctive pink color and scented with oil of wintergreen that came in the pictured tin. Invented by cough mixture tycoon Sir William Henry Veno, in 1925. I kept one of the old tins-- just because. Now it's a cream in a tube.

 Over 800 nostalgic, old school & retro candies, hundreds of glass bottled soda pops, retro vintage candy & unusual novelty gifts. Candy & Soda from your childhood and beyond! Retro Candy, Vintage Candy, Vintage Toys, 80s Candy, Funny Candy, Party Candy, Vintage Stuff, 90s Childhood, My Childhood Memories

Candy Cigarettes

Buy Candy Cigarettes in Dallas - White Candy Sticks with the pink tip.

Rag-and-bone man, with horse and cart, once a common sight on British streets. He would call out: "Rag n' Bone, Rag n' Bone" and collect donations. He lived off the proceeds of what he could sell. They still exist but now use vans and lorries. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, London History, British History, Yorkshire, Old London, South London, My Childhood Memories

"The Rag and Bone man" is a British phrase for a junk dealer. Historically the phrase referred to an individual who would travel the streets of a city with a horse-drawn cart, and would collect old rags (for converting into fabric and paper), bones for making glue, scrap iron and other items, often trading them for other items of limited value.

Images of Swinging London set to "I'm Only Dreaming" by The Small Faces 60s And 70s Fashion, Mod Fashion, Fashion Mode, Vintage Fashion, Swinging London, London Stil, Style Année 60, Moda Retro, Mod Girl

✿ Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows! ✿

Flores de celofán amarillo y verde, amontonándose sobre tu cabeza. ✾✿✽❀❁

Ovaltine - we used to have this to help us sleep, especially if we'd been poorly '~). Does Ovaltine Help You Sleep 1970s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sleep Drink, Ovaltine, Vintage Tins, Teenage Years, My Memory, Best Day Ever, The Good Old Days

Ovaltine - we used to have this to help us sleep, especially if we'd been poorly '~)