Retro Travel 

The Historic Wagon Wheel Motel in Cuba MO

If you find yourself in the middle of Missouri – you’re going to want to make sure that Cuba Missouri is a stop on your trip! With it’s retro murals and almost Disneylike feel, Cuba is Americana at it’s finest. And it’s here that you find one of the best kept motels along Route 66. The Wagon Wheel Motel, Cafe and Station in Cuba with it’s iconic sign  still offers travelers a comfortable and picturesque place to stay after nearly three quarters of a century. The Wagon Wheel Motel started…

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Toilet Post to come

I’m actually working on a post documenting our “gut and remodel” of our toilet. Through trial and error (with a circa 50’s toilet) we figured out the best way to do this….I took photos, however in the meantime my laptop harddrive needed replacing and I have been reinstalling 8000 programs. So, bear with me! 🙂

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1950's Bathroom Inspiration

Something I think most folks forget about the 50’s are the garish and horrible colors! Some might like them, but eek! The “toned down” versions of 50’s bathrooms you see now are not what most were pushing in those days and these pictures prove it – I like the duckie design on the wallpaper on this one! This room is almost like something out of Hollywood…good heavens, the colors tho! For folks who really really really love pink! NOTE ONE! This is mostly for Ranch Redo who wanted a “real…

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