Tag Archives: 1980s

25 Days of Christmas: Day 19 ~ A Century of American Christmases, Part III (1960-1980)

Christmas in the 1960s A pivotal decade, the 1960s were marked by the Civil Rights movement, the rise of the hippies, the Bay of Pigs, the Vietnam War, and the race to be the first nation to reach the moon. … Continue reading

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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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