Breaking Down My Childhood NES Collection

During a warm spring day in 1990 my mind was pre-occupied as I struggled to push through my half day of Kindergarten.  Although I generally enjoyed school at this young age I knew that something monumental was awaiting me at my grandparents’ house.  It was this year that my grandma began a tradition of letting … More Breaking Down My Childhood NES Collection

Blow Mold Decorations

It’s December 1990.  The setting is south suburban St. Louis.  Our house is one of many single story brick ranch style homes lining our street.  Each house is approximately 1,200 square feet and built in the 1950’s during the Eisenhower administration when urban sprawl began.  It’s the very definition of a blue collar neighborhood and … More Blow Mold Decorations