Being somewhere where water/sand is.. I grew up boating with my family on the Mississippi in la crosse. WI
The smell of the ink on your circulation card and 37 other things that will take you back to your 80s childhood in school
tapes ~ I had a shoebox filled with my tapes (made from holding holding the tape recorder up to radio or tv)
Star stickers that were licked & stuck onto charts for rewards in the classroom! When I saw the pic, I felt a surge of excitement! No lie...
45's Still Rock....if only I still had my turntable.
The sound that plastic VHS tape boxes made when you opened them... especially for the first time.
huge metal slide - burned a layer of skin off every time!
Hiraeth (n) A Homesickness for a Home to Which You Cannot Return, a Home Which Maybe Never Was; The Nostalgia, The Yearning, The Grief for the Places of Your Past...
Paper Fortune Tellers Our fortunes were things like "you're stupid" or "you suck" and "You're cool." Yup.... we were pretty nifty kids @Kathleen Publicover
It's amazing the strong visceral reaction to a picture! I saw this and immediately smelled the books! :)