Being a child in the 1970s was great! We had modern conveniences and comforts without the overload of media and technology. So, if you’d like to reflect on the days when life was simpler, here are 10 reasons childhood was more fun in the 70s!
1 of 10 Neighborhood Camaraderie
In our neighborhood, all the kids would gather for huge games of Red Rover or crack the whip. We rode our bikes all over the neighborhood, well out of sight of our houses. It felt like we had enormous freedom, but moms were actually keeping an eye on us from within their expansive mom network.
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