Tag Archives: Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Our Son Max

Call me a terrible mother. Max was ten weeks old the first time I left him alone. I had to pee and didn’t want to carry 10+ pounds of baby up the stairs to the bathroom with me. I left him … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: My Life on the Sliding Board

I didn’t know the rush of a roller coaster or the jarring speed of the merry mixer until I was a teen. When I was young, I had sliding boards. They were exciting. The taller and faster they were, the better … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Fingernails Fashion

Once I discovered nail polish in middle school in the 1970s, I never looked back. Fingernails fashion all the way. My Mom had a hard time keeping cotton balls and polish remover in stock because I did my own nails. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: The Car of My Dreams

My first car was a 1967 Chevy Malibu. It came complete with its own beach in the back seat. The guy I bought it from took a quick trip to the Jersey Shore before he dropped it off. That Chevy ran like a … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Growing Up in Coal Country

I was born in Western Pennsylvania. I was a coal country kid, born and bred. In the photo above, I’m sitting on the back steps of our rental home in Miller Shaft. I got to play outside every nice day while my … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Mullets in the 1980s

My favorite decade? The 1980s! My favorite hairstyle of all time? The mullet, as seen below! And yes, mullets could be pretty! Back in the ’80s mullets were cutting edge hairdos, people. All kinds of iterations existed; we were only limited by … Continue reading

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