Twin Bead Ponytail Holders - wore these in my long hair through third grade


Nestle Strawberry Quik powder flavoring for your milk. It came with a little plastic scoop.

cat's cradle

Cats in the Cradle.Jacobs ladder, Sea Saw string games We did this with elastic too,only put it around two chairs spread apart. We used our feet, it was called Chinese jump rope!

80's slang

We totally talked this way.Every other phrase was "Gag me". We even sang a song at grade camp with the phrase "Gag me with a Spoon!

Glo Worms

old school glow worm. I still have my daughter's glow worm from


I hope I'm not the only one.

I remember this toy and it was soo fun! I don't think I'm considered "a bit older" though!

Chewels Gum - Oh I LOOOVED this gum!!                                          Brand: Chewels  Launched: Early '80s  What Made It Great: It was liquid-filled. This soft, square gum with an extra squirt in the center claimed it was "so full of flavor, you'll forget it's sugarless!" Fun fact: Chewels was the first commercial to air on MTV when the music video network launched in 1981.

Forgotten Candy We Miss

Chewels Gum: "Smack dab in the middle. Smack dab in the middle. Smack dab in the middle of the gum is the secret to Chewels' sugarless fun, a delicious center filling where others have none, smack dab in the middle of the gum.