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Pleasant Post Cards

Pleasant Post Cards

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By Julia As a child, I always grabbed some postcards from every road trip on which we went. They were relatively inexpensive and the photography was often much better than I could manage with my “entry level” Kodak camera, including angles I could never reach on my own. Recently, a…

Independence Day Fun

Independence Day Fun

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By Julia Happy Independence Day Dear Readers! I am out of town with my family this week, but I’ll be back next week with some more vintage and retro goodies. For this week, we happened upon this cool classic Chevrolet on our way out of town: I love the bright…

SAGA To Go

SAGA To Go

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By Julia When we last left the SAGA saga, my husband and I found a creative way to locate additional pieces outside of our normal radius. After finding some more SAGA featured on a blog I was reading, we set off to St. Louis to fetch a rare piece we…

Meet Me in St. Louie

Meet Me in St. Louie

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By Julia A few years ago, my husband and I went to St. Louis, MO for our anniversary. I found some SAGA pieces on a blog I was reading and we set off in hot pursuit. We weren’t even sure those items would still be available when we arrived, but…

Time Traveling

Time Traveling

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By Julia I recently visited Chicago with my family. Aside from the brisk winter weather, we had a blast. We had to sample Chicago deep dish pizza and spent an entire day at the Field Museum. The magic of a city larger than the one I call home never really…

Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House Tour in Sun City, Arizona Part 2

Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House Tour in Sun City, Arizona Part 2

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By Sara In AZ   Today we are continuing on with our field trip tour of the Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House! And now we get to check out the bathroom and kitchen! YAY!!! Starting off on the bathroom first! Pink tile alert! Ahhhhh, love that vintage mosaic tile!…

Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House Tour in Sun City, Arizona Part 1

Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House Tour in Sun City, Arizona Part 1

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By Sara In AZ   Pack your lunches and fasten your seat belts kids…..we are going on a field trip to Sun City Arizona! I had been wanting to visit the Del Webb Sun Cities Museum House for quite some time, but due to its location on the other side…

Let’s Go On A Retro Road Trip To The Mother Earth Motor Lodge in Kinston, North Carolina

Let’s Go On A Retro Road Trip To The Mother Earth Motor Lodge in Kinston, North Carolina

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By Sara In AZ   I don’t know if y’all are like me, but I yearn for a time of “Mom and Pop” motels. There was a time, not too long ago, where motels and lodges were special and each had their own unique character…..now its mostly just all the…

The 1955 All-Electric House In The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part II

The 1955 All-Electric House In The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part II

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By RetroRuth Welcome back to Part II of our photo tour of the All-Electric House in Kansas. Thank you so, so, much to reader Heather, who took all these pictures to share with you guys. It was above and beyond, and we truly appreciate it! From the Johnson County Museum…

The 1955 All-Electric House From The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part I

The 1955 All-Electric House From The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part I

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By RetroRuth If you have never been to the All-Electric House in Kansas, here is your chance for a great photo tour! Tom and I visited this gem a few years ago. At the time, this home was located next to the Johnson County Museum and you were given guided…

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