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Monday Flashback Open Thread: What’s Old is New Again

They say that fashion goes in twenty year cycles. These days, I’m wondering about toys. I was the happy owner of an original Care Bear, my daughter, thirty-five years later, is thoroughly enjoying a Care Bear of her own. My son is just as into Star Wars as my brother was the summer that Return […]

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Monday Night Flashback: Cookout Foods

It’s June and cook out season has begun. To be honest, the first two cookouts I’ve been to this summer have actually taken place inside, in the air-conditioning. But you know what I mean.

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Monday Night Flashback OT: Picking Favorites

In high school, it was my initial on a chain. In college, it was a pendant I got at a Cure concert. In nearly every stage of my life, I’ve had a piece of jewelry that I’ve worn nearly every day without fail.

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Monday Night Flashback OT: The Songs We Sing

Greetings, dear readers! Happy Monday to you. I hope if you indulged in the holiday over the weekend, you’ve recovered today. Saturday, I got to visit with my grandma, who is a proud 98 1/2 years old.

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Monday Night Flashback: Halloween 1980

October is in full swing, and it’s time to lock in your costume for this year. At this point in my life, the Mr. and I have matching jailbird outfits, and when we need to be in costume, that’s what we wear. Things were a lot more exciting when I was kid.

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Monday Flashback OT: Summer of 1999

Happy Monday, everyone! Tonight we are flashing back to the summer of 1999. I hope many of you can play along with me!

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Flashback Monday OT: 1985

So it’s Monday again, and it’s time to travel back in time.

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Monday Flashback OT: 1997

Good evening! I hope Monday’s been kind to everyone. Last week we revisited 1991, tonight we’re jumping ahead to 1997.