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The 70’s

Side Eye

“My husband’s family. Late 1970s Indiana. It’s a work of art.”

(submitted by IG @redog_greene

Sausage Party

“My brother sitting next to my grandma in the late 1970’s in NYC. Note the sausages hanging as birthday streamers.”

(submitted by IG @tommyrockstar)

Head Of The Family

“This beaut of my uncle, aunt and cousins was proudly displayed in their home for years.”

(submitted by Megan)

Swim Fan

“Me sitting in a seat attached to a bare concrete wall at the pool while my siblings swam. Childcare in the 90’s was wild, man.”

(submitted by IG @heilipalo

Stripes

“Back in the seventies, my mother bought large quantities of discount fabric to make clothes for the family. Here are my father and three brothers. I’m so glad I was a girl.”

(submitted by Linda)

Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

“My sister-in-laws, back in the day, couldn’t have been prouder of their snowman creation. I’m sure theirs was the tallest in town, and it is obvious they used every scrap of snow they could find.”

(submitted by Terra) 

Synchronized Smoking

“Noticed in this picture from a day at the beach that my dad was swimming, holding me, and smoking all at the same time.”

(submitted by Sarah) 

Parrot Head

“Either I was really persistent or my mom was done being creative with the costumes but I cut 2 eye holes in the hollowed out top of a piñata and walk around the neighborhood as a Parrot Head. 1972.”

(submitted by IG @ericambachman

Baby Shark

“This is me in 1976 in my bedroom. My father thought putting a pool table in my bedroom was an appropriate birthday gift for a 2 year old.”

(submitted by IG @val_er_ie12

 

Wild West

“Me and my Mom from a 1977 trip to Rawhide Western Town in Arizona.”

(submitted by IG @anti_cgi