Rather than doing the same type of thing, try a new approach to gift giving by surprising them with something unexpected. Perhaps a Mini Robot, a Space Blaster Toy Gun, Paddle Ball Game, a Classic Slinky or some hard-to-find old-fashioned candy is the way to go!Continue reading
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The “A Christmas Story” Leg Lamp If you haven’t already seen the 1983 movie A Christmas Story, you’re missing out. It’s a hilarious comedy about an Indiana family in 1940. Featured is 9-year-old Ralphie Parker who wants nothing more for Christmas than a Red Ryder BB gun. But his family, teacher, and even the departmentContinue reading
An easy way to bring life to a small dorm room is to decorate with a theme in mind. This unifies all of the separate pieces and makes the décor of the room flow together. A dorm room with a retro theme can easily be put together. This is a broad category, and can encompassContinue reading
Throwing a party? Retro favors and toys are a unique way to introduce the old to youngsters, and bring back memories to the older ones. Check out our ideas for your upcoming events. Kid’s Birthday: What’s more cool than handing out the toys you played with as a kid? Remember the Balsa Wood Airplanes? Or theContinue reading
Reusable TV Dinner Trays The phrase TV dinner was coined by Swanson’s in 1952. The first TV dinner was a Thanksgiving meal of turkey, stuffing, peas and sweet potatoes, all packaged in a segmented aluminum tray which could be heated directly from the box. It could then be served in the same tray without anyContinue reading