25 Awesome Childhood Pastimes That Kids Don’t Do Anymore

It seems like the best childhood pastimes are but a distant memory. Do you remember how you didn’t have to worry about anything except how best to entertain yourself? And to do that without an iPhone you had to be creative. Ride bikes, play war, build forts, anything was fair game. These days, however, thanks primarily to technology and different tastes, times have changed. These are 25 Awesome Childhood Pastimes That Kids Don’t Do Anymore.

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Waiting for letters from your pen pal

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Now you just check your email


Making scribbles on Paint and then filling in the spaces with the bucket tool

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These days people just use photoshop.

Note: there are free online paint programs for those of you who no longer own PC’s and are experiencing nostalgia



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There are still a few around, but these days you just stay at home and play videogames



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Now it’s Netflix or Amazon


Saturday Morning Cartoons

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Youtube got rid of this

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