Nostalgia – Toys

Today I thought I’d write about some of the toys from my childhood.  Funnily enough, when I was getting the shopping in the Co-op tonight, they were playing records from 1965 and mentioned the first toy on my list which is……. Spirograph – a geometric drawing toy that produced pretty, repeating patterns.  It was a…

Nostalgia – Sweets and Ice Cream

At work today, my friend and I were thinking about sweets that we had when we were young that (mostly) you can’t get any more.  Do you remember any of these? Space Dust – candy that popped in your mouth. Spangles – square, fruit-flavoured, boiled sweets. Mint Cracknel – chocolate-covered, brittle mint strands that were…