Category Archives: 1980s

Birthdays parted by 3-years & 2-days

It is the same every year;┬áseparated by 2-days. ┬áThe birthdays of my first and second children. ┬áSeptember 29 As luck would have it I started having contractions during my first son’s third birthday party while I was sitting crossed legged … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Circa, Spiral Perms & Gold Chains

Spiral Perms & Gold Chains In an effort to keep up my tradition of posting pictures and stories from yesteryear on Throwback Thursdays, I dug up this picture of me from the 1980s. Although I’m not really sure why most … Continue reading

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Today’s Observance is…

Apparently I missed that yesterday (April 10th) was National Siblings Day so I looked up what other weird observance day might be next and I learned that TODAY,yes, today. is… Eight Track Tape Day When : Always April 11th Eight … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: The Family, Circa 1980s

Family Togetherness WOW…no matter how we try to sugar coat it, some pictures from the past can be unflattering and sometimes haunting; just for the record I’m talking about myself in the picture below. What in the world, was I … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts: Television Shows, Movies & Actors

MASH was the #1 most watched series finale in 1983 with its 105.9 million viewers. Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster’s real name was Sid. Jim Davis, who played patriarch Jock Ewing on the original Dallas died in his sleep on April … Continue reading

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