Updates, Announcements & Events

Retro Dee’s Picks For The 2021 Summer Song Survey!

Hi folks and Welcome to another Retro Dee Reveals! This very special post is going to reveal my votes for The Grooveyard 2021 Summer Song Survey! Due to unprecedented circumstances, there was no Summer Song Survey in 2020. So join me as I Welcome the survey back with splish-splashin', sun-sizzlin’, crowd-cheerin', easy breezy fanfaring fun… Continue reading Retro Dee’s Picks For The 2021 Summer Song Survey!

Fifties Fashion & Beauty

Doing Your Makeup Vintage: Lipstick – The Final Nine

Hi everybody, I’m Retro Dee and Welcome to Doing Your Makeup Vintage! Last November, I showcased a third group of 9 lipsticks being offered on the current market which replicate the bold, red-colored lips that were so popular in the 1950’s. In this post, I will review The Final Nine lipsticks in my collection. Why… Continue reading Doing Your Makeup Vintage: Lipstick – The Final Nine

Life in the 1950's

Searchin’ For the 50’s: Dickman’s Horsefat Spread

Hello, folks. I'm Retro Dee and Welcome to “Searchin’ For The 50’s!” I was inspired to do this segment when I was reviewing some of the things people were searching for that sent them to my blog. While some of the search terms sent them to a post with the exact information they were seeking,… Continue reading Searchin’ For the 50’s: Dickman’s Horsefat Spread

Updates, Announcements & Events

It’s Back! The Grooveyard Summer Song Survey!

That's right! The swellest, niftiest, utmost song survey of the sizzlin' summer is BACK! After a year off, I'd like to give The Grooveyard Summer Song Survey a WARM welcome back! The Summer Song Survey is particularly special to me, Retro Dee, since it's the first survey I ever voted in. You can vote for… Continue reading It’s Back! The Grooveyard Summer Song Survey!

Life in the 1950's

Slogans from the 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode V

Hi folks and Welcome to “Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now”. The 1950’s were a very different time. Life back then was far less complicated and people’s goals and ideals were much different from what was to come. This could not be more evident in the advertising slogans of the day. For this… Continue reading Slogans from the 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode V

Updates, Announcements & Events

Special Announcement: Retro Dee interviewed on Life’s Fine Whine!

Hello everyone, I have an exciting announcement! I, Retro Dee, have been interviewed by Pooja G. on LIFESFINEWHINE! I really appreciate Pooja giving me the opportunity to talk about my blog on her incredibly amazing and popular website. Pooja's blog features short stories, fantastic tips, thoughts on many various topics and, of course, interviews. You… Continue reading Special Announcement: Retro Dee interviewed on Life’s Fine Whine!

This Time It's Personal

How I Danced to La Bamba On Stage Every Night (when I can’t dance)

If you know anything about me and my blog, you know that I love 1950's music. It all started when I was around 12 and rented "La Bamba" from Blockbuster. Years later, I grew to love the Rock N Roll adaptation of the popular Mexican Folk song even more when I began researching 1950's hits… Continue reading How I Danced to La Bamba On Stage Every Night (when I can’t dance)