Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

Exploring the Everglades and Disney World with my grandparents in 1993

Tonight I'm continuing a travel story from my previous post Flying to Florida alone when I was eleven. Like I mentioned in that post, normally I write only about what I remember from looking at something like an object. But coming across my journal from this 1993 trip, I thought I'd try something different and… Continue reading Exploring the Everglades and Disney World with my grandparents in 1993

Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

Why the comb in my Dad’s pocket reminds me to save money (Part 3)

I remember being handed a little, black plastic comb at just about every school picture day in elementary school. I started kindergarten in 1987. Each kid got their very own comb to use before their picture was taken. Sometimes there'd be a little mirror to look in just before it was your turn. If you… Continue reading Why the comb in my Dad’s pocket reminds me to save money (Part 3)