Good Old Fashioned Fun

Let's have some good old fashioned fun and take a moment to unwind. Share some nostalgia, enjoy a laugh, listen to old time radio shows, discover a forgotten craft, read an uplifting poem, or learn to forecast the weather.

Grandma's kitchen was always a fun place to be. I can hear her now — "C'mon in folks! The door's always open!"

Good Old Fashioned Fun Activities

Vintage Photo Illustration of a Lady Dancing on a Table in an Old Fashioned KitchenGood Old Fashioned Fun in Grandma's Kitchen
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Take Time to Relax — Have Fun

Vintage Ad Demonstrating an Early Electric VibratorHere's an Interesting Way to Relax
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Today's world is so darn busy compared to the world that I grew up in, back in the 1950s. Everybody's rushing here and there, and it's getting more difficult to find time to simply sit back and unwind.

I'm hoping you'll find my site a relaxing place, a place to recall good memories of friends and family and comfort foods.

You could relax as the lady above demonstrates, though I doubt those amazing "light-in-weight" appliances are still available. Can you believe it? It's so much easier unwind with some good old fashioned fun activities and a plateful of Grandma's vintage fudge!

Grandma's door was never locked, and you never needed an invitation to visit Her ever-present coffee pot sat merrily perking on the kitchen stove waiting for you to drop by.

This online kitchen is always open for you too. So, pour yourself a favorite cuppa, get comfy in your chair, and spend some time exploring the pages. You're sure to find some good old fashioned fun.

Stereoscopic Photo of Old Fashioned Kitchen in 1903Young Couple in Their Kitchen Cooking Supper, c. 1903
(Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C., LC-USZ62-107527)
Girl with an Antique Stereoscope

How to View Vintage 3D Photos: The double image is an old time stereoscopic photograph. It can be viewed in 3D by leaning close and staring through the images while slightly crossing the eyes until the two images converge to form one 3D picture in the center. Some people find this method easier to do than others, but it is always fun to try.

Reminiscing the Good Old Days

Are you old enough to remember the music of Roger Miller? If so, the following YouTube video should bring back wonderful memories.

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I would love for them to visit and have some good old fashioned fun reminiscing the good old days too, and they'll thank you for the relaxing break from life's busyness.

I came across your site today, and I simply loved it. I bookmarked it, and I can't get enough of all the old recipes and information. —Sacha, Canadaa

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