Everyone had that hall closet or shelf somewhere in their home growing up (or now) that was full of board games. Our hall closet had two shelves deep in the back, behind the Continue reading “5 Board Games I Never Got To Play As A Kid”
I started writing this post for my own blog and as the list was compiled, and the plan was set, I realized there is a much better home for such a post. Rob @ My Side of the Laundry Room has a way of taking me back to the days of my youth. His struggle of holding on to Continue reading “My Most Elusive 80’s Toys”
Name: The Mad Bubbler
From: ThunderCats (1985)
Classification: A magical and malevolent creature from after school cartoons.
These are a series of posts that I could probably write until the end of time. The good thing is that means I wasn’t a spoiled brat that got everything I wanted, the bad thing is I Continue reading “Even More Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid”
One of the most defining things about “Boys” toys of the ’80s was the Ninja. Ninjas were EVERYWHERE and EVERYONE loved them. They showed up in every genre, from Sci-Fi to Continue reading “5 Forgotten Ninja Toys Of The ’80s”
There are a hundred (thousand? million?) different reasons people part ways with some of the toys they grew up with. For a ton of us it was the dreaded purge that parents torture Continue reading “Childhood Blunders – Yard Sales”