Hi everyone! It's Retro Dee and once again, I have more great songs for you from the 1950's era, or as I like to call it, "The Best Era Ever". Today's two songs are similar in more ways than one. One way is that they are both about being lonely and the tears people cry… Continue reading Music in the 50’s: Two Songs, One Theme
Warning: Posts in this segment may contain language that is inappropriate and/or offensive to some readers. I used to be the World's biggest pack rat. "Used to be" is the operative phrase. Let's hope so, anyway. I was always sentimental, a collector by nature, and perhaps, what many minimalists might call a "hoarder". My friends… Continue reading This Time It’s Personal: Life Before Buddy
Hi there folks! It's Retro Dee with some more 50's-themed fun coming your way. Today we're going to look at five movies set in the past, some of which are now classics themselves. These films were not only made to wow audiences when they first came out, but also made to stand the test of… Continue reading 5 Fun Movies with Retro 50’s Era Settings
Hi folks! It's Retro Dee with some more great music from The Best Era Ever to brighten your day! When I feel the need to be energized and uplifted, and maybe even when I need a bit of hope- I look no further than to some of my favorite hits from the Nifty Fifties. One… Continue reading 5 Songs From The 50’s That Will Lift Your Spirits
Hi I’m Retro Dee and Welcome to another edition of Collecting 1950’s! Today we showcase a simple, classic toy, which to this day remains a decent source of entertainment: The Yo-yo! Yo-yos have been around forever, possibly since BC. They first became popular in the United States in the late 1920s, so they were… Continue reading Collecting 1950’s: Yo-yos!
In this dream, my family had a trailer park home that belonged to my Grandmother. It was kind of vintage Americana and charming. I guess we were there on vacation and everyone, friends and family alike, were invited to come and visit. We were having a cookout, and among the friends and family visiting, were… Continue reading Dream Blog: Look Who Came To Dinner
Hello folks and Welcome to Update March 2020! February was a long month this year, but March still came up quick. Once again, I’m behind on some of the things I’d like to accomplish for Retro Dee’s Guide to the Best Era Ever. Although, it’s not such a big deal since the 1950’s are History… Continue reading Update: Making It Through March