Original Elf on A Shelf Before It Was Popular

The Elf on a Shelf Craze The Elf on A Shelf craze seems to be everywhere, but Santa’s little helper isn’t new. My grandmother gave me a small knee hugger elf to hang on the tree in the 1960’s, it Read More …

Silent Sunday #27: Cream Soda

Time for Silent Sunday, the day when photos speak for themselves, no explanation. add your comment as what this photo means to you, what memories does it bring back? Read More …

Christmas Family Games on the 9th Day of Christmas

Simple games from your childhood are a part of Christmas traditions and are a part of creating memories for a lifetime. This year it was Mattels vintage game Tip It! Read More …

8th Day of Christmas

Throughout the season of Christmas we remember childhood treasures and traditions. Welcome the 8th day of Christmas. Read More …

Photo Restoration: 1960’s Era

If you think your old family photos are in good condition, think again. Age, temperature, humidity and photo albums may have turned them yellow, faded their color and within a generation all images will be gone. Read More …

Day 281-284: Life in the Lab, Hamilton Color

What is a Pro Color Lab? It’s beyond printing professional photographs, it’s also about matching anything printed to it’s true color. Read More …

Day 274: Angel Unaware, Down’s Syndrome in the 1950’s

Children with Down’s syndrome did not always mean acceptance Roy Rogers and Dale Evans helped changed this opinion in the 1950’s and wrote this book about their daughter. Read More …

Day 270-273: Treasures in the Attic

What do you call boxes of old stuff? Antiques, vintage, collectibles, memorabilia, or just junk? Read More …