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What Is Nostalgia Good For? Quite a Bit, Research Shows "Nostalgia has been shown to counteract loneliness, boredom and anxiety. It makes people more generous to strangers and more tolerant of outsiders. Couples feel closer and look happier when they’re sharing nostalgic memories. On cold days, or in cold rooms, people use nostalgia to literally feel warmer. " (Interesting article in the NYTimes)


What Is Nostalgia For You? How do you define nostalgia? This is what it means to me. I am actually from the 8-bit generation as my first cartridge based system was the Odyssey2 / Videopac and that actually had an 8-bit CPU the Intel 4040!

"What is nostalgia, but a self-centered opinion of the past tucked away for a rainy day?"

from theCHIVE

A trip back to the good old days is just what you need (35 Photos)


All aboard for a trip down history lane! What is it about trains that call up nostalgia for days of yore? Hearing the conductor shout as the engine chugs slowly as it steams its way back into time? Watching the kids become wild western cowboys and robbers? Or is it the fantastic scenery – the deserted depots fading into the distance, glorious rivers and trees stretching as far as the eye can see,...

One of the things I love about Singapore is always being able to see the ships. I've been telling the boys about living here when I was very young and what life was like spending months on end on the huge oil tankers my dad used to sail .... I learned to read draw paint and think out in the middle of the ocean and we never had to go to school: the best of days really #spicemama #singapore #nostalgia #storiesofmylife #familytime #thingsthatmakemehappy #thatsdarling #holidays…

maybe this is nostalgia; maybe this will be what I'll come to remember what I'll come to miss #roadtrip #greatoceanroad #12apostles #wirundunserkleinerfiat #sea #apollobay #melbourne #victoria #australia #oz @henrika.peters by katie_haenel

from Joss & Main

Wall-Mount Calendar Chalkboard

What is old is new again. Nostalgia combined with vintage components, capture the feeling of the Lost and Found collection.Features: