Tuesday, May 22, 2012

{ ten on tuesday - the tv soundtrack to my childhood }



A friend of mine was referring to something that had happened in the last ten years and it dawned on me that she mean the 1990s.  And that then brought on a whole different realization.

I didn't listen to a lot of music when I was younger but I did watch a lot of television.  (By the way, things that I did when I was younger I would never let my munchkins do now.)  I would consider this the soundtrack of my younger years.



Party of Five - not my favorite show but oh my, didn't Bailey Salinger have the cutest dimples?


The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - the ultimate theme song.  The song all other songs should bow down to. Word.



Saved by the Bell - my very first crush was Zach Morris. The only reason I would get up early on a Saturday morning.



Who's The Boss? - I wanted to be like Samantha Micelli so bad. She was the coolest girl when I began to realize that the characters were really actors. I also wanted to know why didn't we have a housekeeper?



Beverly Hills, 90210 - I only started watching because all my friends did. I consider it my introduction to the bad boy. I am talking about you Dylan McKay



Dawson's Creek - can I tell you how much I wanted to be Joey Potter. I watched a little 90210 when my mom worked late but this was the first show where I got the teen angst.



Full House - I watched Mary Kate and Ashley long before my oldest did.



Friends - I thought that this was what grown up life would be like.



Growing Pains - This was my favorite tv show for a long time. I love younger Leonardo DiCaprio.



Step By Step - Not my favorite show but it was apart of TGIF and therefore I had to watch it then.



Which one was your favorite?




linking up with...

Mom2MemphisandRubyTop Ten Tuesday at Many Little Blessings

10 comments:

  1. Hands down growing pains has the best opening - OK well after the Golden Girls. But I may be partial to a young Leo as well.

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    1. Me too! Young Leo will always be my favorite.

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  2. Definitely Friends, Full House and Saved by the Bell. My addition to the list would have to be Boy Meets World! Love that show. Great list!!! I found you on Tango Tuesdays and I'll definitely be following!

    Evani
    http://www.simplyevani.com

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    1. Considering that I can still rap the whole Fresh Prince song... I would have to go with that! :)

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    2. Thanks! My sister had a bird named Topanga when we were younger. I'm checking you out next!

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  3. lol - love those tv memories! thanks for stopping by my blog! mer from http://ablessedandblissfullife.blogspot.com/

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    1. They don't make shows like they used to, lol. And I just love your blog!

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  4. I love ask of these... Friends & Fresh Prince are frontrunners though! ;)
    Thanks for linking up!
    I love your blog!

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    1. Thank you so much! That means a lot. Fresh Prince was the first "song" I knew all the words too. I was so proud!

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