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The Good Old Days


If you can remember most or all of these,
then you have LIVED!!!


~ Decisions were made by going "eeny-meeny-miney-mo."

~ Mistakes were corrected by simply exclaiming, "do over!"

~ "Race issue" meant arguing about who ran the fastest.

~ Money issues were handled by whoever was the banker in "Monopoly."

~ Catching the fireflies could happily occupy an entire evening.

~ It wasn't odd to have two or three "best friends."

~ Being old referred to anyone over 20.

~ The net on a tennis court was the perfect height to play volleyball and rules didn't matter.

~ The worst thing you could catch from the opposite sex was cooties.

~ It was magic when dad would "remove" his thumb.

~ It was unbelievable that dodgeball wasn't an Olympic event.

~ Having a weapon in school meant being caught with a slingshot.

~ Nobody was prettier than Mom.

~ Scrapes and bruises were kissed and made better.

~ It was a big deal to finally be tall enough to ride the "big people" rides at the amusement park.

~ Getting a foot of snow was a dream come true.

~ Abilities were discovered because of a "double-dog-dare."

~ Saturday morning cartoons weren't 30-minute ads for action figures.

~ No shopping trip was complete unless a new toy was brought home.

~ "Oly-oly-oxen-free" made perfect sense.

~ Spinning around, getting dizzy and falling down was cause for giggles.

~ The worst embarrassment was being picked last for a team.

~ War was a card game.

~ Water balloons were the ultimate weapon.

~ Baseball cards in the spokes transformed any bike into a motorcycle.

~ Taking drugs meant orange-flavored chewable aspirin.

~ Ice cream was considered a basic food group.

~ Older siblings were the worst tormentors, but also the fiercest protectors.

You're IT! Pass this on to anyone who may need a break from their "Grown Up" Life!!!!!!!!