12 Things That Will Pull at Your Millennial Heartstrings

If there’s one thing Millennials love, it’s reminiscing about the good old days.

You remember, right? Back before social media had taken over the world and the simplest of items could produce the most joy.

For my fellow Millennials, here are 17 things that will pull at your Millennial heartstrings.

1. Hypnotizing:

Remember how every PC came with like 5 free songs?

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2. These are NOT participation awards:

But everyone will be receiving one.

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3. You know this is true:

The highlight of every Walmart run.

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4. Let’s bring this back:

I think I had the Lion King one!!!

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5. Oh wow:

I literally forgot about these until just this moment. Definitely owned the blue one.

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6. Kids today don’t understand:

The joy of getting to write on the transparent plastic projector sheets.

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7. Blow Pops:

Tore the roof of my mouth to shreds.

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8. Math class essentials:

But also, great for making pretty designs on the overhead projector.

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9. Dodge ball:

A healthy way to work through your anger.

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10. Dinner party essentials:

Bless my soul!

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11. We’re all connected:

The only time you were allowed to write in a book.

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12. It’s that time:

If you haven’t taught your kids this stretch yet…it’s time.

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Yeah, I know, I know, we Millennials are on our way to being the next Boomer generation. We love to lament the passing of time and reminisce about outdated technology. But these things, these toys and tools and snacks, they’re all a part of our shared experiences. They’re part of who we are. Just wait, one day TikTok will be the new Myspace.

Which one of these items to you remember from childhood? Let us know in the comments!