Ever wonder how Barbie came to be? For more details on Barbie's story, check out this edition of the Parenting Then and Now Retro Memory.Read More
Like its ‘70’s counterpart the Pet Rock, "Mood Rings" burst onto the jewelry scene, enticing those who wanted to know how they - and people they cared about - were feeling at any given moment. Containing a thermochromic element such as liquid crystal, Mood Rings changed colour based on the body temperature of the person wearing the ring.Read More
In the latter part of the 1990's, “Girl Power” was the name of the game and the strength of the female will was never stronger.
Formed in London in 1994, Scary Spice, Sporty Spice, Posh Spice, Baby Spice and Ginger Spice were the wannabe icons of young girls and young women everywhere.Read More