Tag: Fibber McGee and Molly

My ever-growing collection

I just added a seventh antique radio to my collection!

New address for this blog!

I’ve got a new address!  Now, when you go to gettinsentimental.wordpress.com, it will redirect you here to 14thandoak.com. So you might be asking yourself, “What the heck is 14th and Oak?” I chose this domain in honor of my beloved Fibber McGee & Molly….

Wishy-washy whining

I am constantly conflicted.   The same person who is obsessed with the 1940s and is fascinated by the idea of a life of total simplicity is also a technology fiend.  Macbook, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Kindle – I have them all.  And one or the…

A sucker for vintage advertising

I have a problem. I ordered an entire case of Pet Evaporated Milk.  12 12-oz. cans.  None of why I have an actual need for. Why did I do this? I blame Fibber McGee & Molly.       Sometimes, I go to Dollar…

A new addition to my collection

Anyone who knows me knows that one of my biggest obsessions is old time radio – specifically, the show “Fibber McGee & Molly.”  (I mean, c’mon, they’re in my WordPress icon.  I LOVE Jim and Marian Jordan, aka Fibber and Molly.  They feel like…

Nostalgia and whimsy and…. travel trailers?

Superman had Kryptonite; I have nostalgia and whimsy to bring me to my knees.  And it strikes in the oddest of ways.  I can’t predict when I’m going to be caught in the headwinds of fanciful dreaming – it just happens and sometimes it…