Does anyone else feel like Netflix is slowly but surely
streaming service of all our collective childhood dreams? Any time I am feeling slightly
nostalgic or sick or sad, Netflix has become my go-to for some really good
comfort watches. And I’m not talking about the shows and movies that have been
made in the last few years: When it comes to what’s going to make me feel
better when I feel ready to do some serious marathoning, the only that will cut it
are the really good childhood
throwbacks that you can stream on Netflix. So when I heard that
Netflix had signed on to CBC’s remake of Anne
of Green Gables, I was pretty much convinced that Netflix has become a
thing of my childhood dreams. With such amazing throwbacks littering the main
page, Netflix is very quickly becoming my favorite place to find childhood
classics and amazing remakes.
Just look at some of these classic throwback shows and movies that are available to stream right now on Netflix. They make for the perfect solution to bad days, bad colds, bad breakups, and pretty much any other bad thing that can happen to a person. Watch them one at a time or all together, and you’ll have yourself one heck of a throwback marathon, the likes of which will get you through any tough time.
The Little Rascals
Please tell me I’m not the only one who watched this on repeat as a child, trying to perfect that amazing cowlick with a bottle of styling gel?
Yours, Mine, & Ours
At least your childhood wasn’t this chaotic, and hopefully your adulthood isn’t either.
I don’t know about you, but I definitely spent my childhood watching this show on my best friend’s futon. Imagining all of the boys in our lives as aliens made way more sense than imagining them as actual people.
See what Stephanie, DJ, and Kimmy are all up to in this
series based on the original favorite. Look for Season 2 soon, too!
While we all wait for the Gilmore Girls revival to grace the streaming service in late
November, we can revisit all of amazing cups of coffee, books read, and town
meetings from Stars Hollow.
will always be there for you, especially now that all seasons are available on
Though it was not exactly made for children, this television series still
defined so many of our early years. Plus it’s a guaranteed good time for any
Ah, high school. Thank goodness we can all relive it with a
little bit of humor and whole lot more perspective.
Girl Meets World
Another awesome ‘90s reboot, this throwback will bring you right to the world that you grew up watching. Or, rather, the next generation of it.
And just think: This list will only continue to grow in awesomeness as the Anne of Green Gables remake gets added to the list.
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