Things I miss about the 90s/early 2000s

  1. 1.
    Playing in the streets
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    Watching Pokemon, Yu Gi Oh, Dragon Ball Z and WWF with my brothers
  3. 3.
    General British after school TV (CITV)- Art Attack, Jungle Run, SmART, Get Your Own Back, FunHouse, Blue Peter
  4. 4.
    Nick TV - Kenan & Kel, Sabrina, Are You Afraid Of The Dark, Rugrats, Hey Arnold, Sister Sister.. Great to watch after school and on a Saturday
  5. 5.
    Gameboy / Nintendo 64 - a good amount of my childhood was trying to play Mario 64, Mario Kart, Banjo Kazooie, Diddy Kong Racing, when my brothers were out the house!
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    MSN messenger! Gossiping after school with friends (ah the good old days)
  7. 7.
    Neopets - self explanatory
  8. 8.
    Hi5/Bebo - aka social networking of the 2000s
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    Sports day/ yearly Eisteddfodd events (aka a day in March in Wales dedicated to cultural, musical and literary competitions - loved participating in School)
  10. 10.
    Road Trips - loved visiting family all over the UK in the holidays
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    Weddings - Same as above really!
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    Reading! Ronald Dahl, Enid Blyton, Phillip Pullman, JK Rowling - I just don't have as much time as I used to
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    Disney VHS - buying one every time a new video was released. Still have the collection at home. (My all-time favourite is The Little Mermaid).
  14. 14.
    Saturday class - Urdu Class. A great 2 hours of learning and catching up with my school friends outside of school. And we made a huge effort to put on yearly plays, design the costumes and sets! I played the Grasshopper in Grasshopper and the Ants fable :)