Life in the 1950's

Life in the 50’s: Betty White!

They said Betty White would be around forever, and although she has physically left this world, it's still true that we will have her with us forever, as we continue to enjoy her life's work. Her sunny, yet snarky personality and zest for life should be an inspiration to us all. Betty once said: "I… Continue reading Life in the 50’s: Betty White!

Life in the 1950's

Dickman’s Horsefat Spread: The Truth is Revealed!

They say "give 'em what they want" and after seeing how many of my readers have read my posts on the Dickman's Horsefat Spread advertisement, it appears that's what folks want to know about! My two posts that mention the Dickman's ad have gotten more reads than any other posts on this blog (followed closely… Continue reading Dickman’s Horsefat Spread: The Truth is Revealed!

Life in the 1950's

Life in the 50’s: Halloween in the 1950’s

Hi folks, it's that time of year where goblins and ghouls walk the Earth, so today we're gonna talk about Halloween in the 1950's. Purpose of Halloween in the 1950's Halloween, like pretty much everything else in the 1950's era was fun. Not a raucous, sexually decadent, adult-based fun like it is today, but more… Continue reading Life in the 50’s: Halloween in the 1950’s

Life in the 1950's, Updates, Announcements & Events

Artist El Ray Draws Retro Dee!

Hi Folks, I have an exciting announcement to make. Last month, I commissioned Texas artist El Ray to do a pin up drawing of me, Retro Dee! Why? Because his work kicks ass and so do I! El Ray draws pinups (both naughty and nice!) as well as other artwork from his Plainview, TX home,… Continue reading Artist El Ray Draws Retro Dee!

Life in the 1950's

Searchin’ For The 50’s: Extinct Candies of the 1950s

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, I realized that not every search… Continue reading Searchin’ For The 50’s: Extinct Candies of the 1950s

Life in the 1950's, Updates, Announcements & Events

Retro Dee Presents: 1950’s Summertime Links

Hi folks, this is Retro Dee wishing y'all a very happy and safe summer. No matter what you do this summer, take time to take a trip to the past and have a glimpse at what summer was like during better times. Last year, I wrote three posts about Summer in the 1950's. This summer… Continue reading Retro Dee Presents: 1950’s Summertime Links

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