Feel Like a Kid Again: Cartoon Characters to Represent Your Childhood (and Help Keep Children Safe)


December is often a month full of unity and good cheer.  This weekend, like never before, people from all over the world are uniting to bring awareness and stand in opposition to Violence Against Children.  (More about the campaign against violence here.)

If you’re looking to stand with the droves of Facebook users who have joined the fight, all you have to do is change your profile picture to one of your favorite childhood cartoons.  So, of all of them out there, which one best represents your childhood?  Whether you’re a child of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s or ’80s, there are a slew of fantastic, favorite cartoon characters (Can I hear a whoot for Rainbow Brite from my fellow ’80s babies?!) that are certain to ring sweet memories in your mind.

We’ve compiled a list of our favorite retro cartoon characters.  Check it out here and you’ll quickly be on your way to finding a character that represents your childhood while helping you join in Facebook’s fight against violence.

While you’re walking down memory lane, you might also want to try a few of these retro recipes.  Between these simple, tasty treats, and your hunt for the perfect cartoon character, you’re sure to be swimming in memories of days gone by in no time at all!

Crazy Creamy Mac & Cheese: Just 3 Ingredients Needed for This Cheesy Velveeta-Inspired Dinner

Easy Pepperoni Pizza Puffs: All Your Favorite Flavors in One Delicious Little Bite

Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies: Crunchy on the Outside, Warm & Melty on the Inside.  Absolutely perfect.

Easy Baked Donuts: A Slightly Healthier Version of Your Childhood Favorite

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