In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Those We Lost in 2018

This entry is meant to pay respects to those in the Entertainment Industry who passed away in the year 2018. I'm not the best at eulogy-type stuff, as you can probably tell from my other Rememberence entries, so please bear with me. Celebrities We Lost in 2018: Actor Jerry Van Dyke (brother of Dick Van… Continue reading In Memoriam: Those We Lost in 2018

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Music in the 50's, Retro Dee's Dream Blog

Dream Blog: Cover Story

Warning: Posts in this segment may contain language that is inappropriate and/or offensive to some readers. I had another dream about music when I should have had sugarplums dancing through my head early on Christmas Morning... I dreamed I was riding my childhood bike which was in pretty good condition for being 25 years old. I… Continue reading Dream Blog: Cover Story

Fifties Foto Flashback

Fifties Foto Flashback: You Can’t Trim With Us

Welcome to Fifties Foto Flashback! There are a billion photos on the internet of every single topic you can possibly think of and even of topics you never knew existed. Obviously, you will have a tendency to search for subjects that you are interested in. Seeing that we are well into the 21st Century, and preoccupied… Continue reading Fifties Foto Flashback: You Can’t Trim With Us

Decorating 1950s, Keeping the '50s Alive!

Keeping the 50’s Alive… at Christmas! Pt. 3: Decorating Retro 1950’s At Christmas

One of the best things about Christmas is the decorations! In the past couple of years, I started to decorate retro in the 1950's style. Here are 10 Retro decorating ideas to make your Christmas a Fabulous Fifties Fantasy come true!Advisory: Graphic intense.Retro Dee's 10 Retro Holiday Decorating Ideas From the 1950's (feat. "The Three… Continue reading Keeping the 50’s Alive… at Christmas! Pt. 3: Decorating Retro 1950’s At Christmas

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Music in the 50's

Keeping The 50’s Alive… At Christmas! Pt. 2: Christmas Music of the 1950’s

  The 1950's are known for being the era in which Rock n Roll was born. But in addition to all that great early Rock, there was also no shortage of Christmas music. Many Christmas Carol Classics originated in the 1950's when they were heard by the Holiday-loving public for the very first time. Some… Continue reading Keeping The 50’s Alive… At Christmas! Pt. 2: Christmas Music of the 1950’s

Keeping the '50s Alive!

Keeping The 50’s Alive… At Christmas! Pt. 1: Retro Cards and Gifts

Christmas is always a special time, and that could not be more true back in the 1950's as well. In more recent years, Retro Christmas decorations have come into vogue, along with collecting the actual vintage ones. The joy of Christmas and the 1950's go hand-in-hand, so it's not hard to find ways to keep… Continue reading Keeping The 50’s Alive… At Christmas! Pt. 1: Retro Cards and Gifts