Items I have found while helping my parents move

– a cassette tape labeled, in my handwriting, “Dad’s cool mix.” I haven’t yet uncovered a tape player to see what’s on this gem.
– a framed photo of me as a child asleep on a training potty, my wonder woman panties around my ankle and a book in my lap. My grandmother had this photo in her bathroom for years before she died. Maybe I’ll put it in my bathroom now.
– a beautiful red scarf and hat, which mom gave to me because she said she will never wear it.
– a T-shirt from Bethelwoods, the Presbyterian camp where I spent summers as a child.
– a Marvin the Martian coffee mug I had as a teenager. It was serving as a pencil holder on the living room end table.

Some cool stuff here!

Edit: whitney asked for photos, so here goes! Some of the stuff was packed – but in addition, I found a bookmark proclaiming I was “christy’s super swimmer” in 1984. Perhaps I’ll be a triathlete yet!!

9 creative and well informed people commented on “ Items I have found while helping my parents move ”

  1. Jeffrey says:

    Where’s the eBay stuff?

  2. Whitney says:

    Um… pictures please!

  3. Whitney says:

    I think you need to mass produce that picture of you on the potty and sell it on Etsy… I would totally buy one and put it in my bathroom. 🙂
    .-= Whitney´s last blog ..ICB: Inter-faith Marriages =-.

  4. Amy says:

    That potty one is hilarious!
    .-= Amy´s last blog ..Life Jackets and Fishing Poles =-.

  5. Melissa says:

    I will scan it in and email it to you if you promise to send me a picture of it in your bathroom!

  6. Crystal says:

    This makes me want to go through old boxes at my mom and dads!!!!

  7. Whitney says:

    Will do! 🙂
    .-= Whitney´s last blog ..ICB: Inter-faith Marriages =-.

  8. Kevin says:

    I knew you wanted to be a triathlete! You can do it!

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