My Partner In Crime Randy seems to be collecting small 1970's era Honda motorcycles as well as Honda Scooters. To date, we have 5 motorcycles and 4 scooters. I made him promise that he won't buy any more until our kitchen counters have been replaced, and so far he's done an admirable job of restraining himself despite his daily scouring of eBay and Craigslist.
My Aunt Marilynn had a set of Pfaltzgraff, too - but her pattern was "Yorktowne".
I was torn between wanting to be with my mother and Aunt and to go shopping and being stuck in that "boring" dish outlet. I was afraid I'd break something - tempted TO break something. Quite a conundrum.
Despite my misery at being dragged through a huge store full of dishes just to get the chance to hit up a drug store for candy or a Bonne Bell Lipsmacker, I have huge sentimental love for Pfaltzgraff. My siblings must, too, because my brother's dishes are "Radius":
My sister chose Pfaltzgraff for her wedding dishes. Her pattern? None of us know the name. It was a mix and match pattern that has been discontinued -but they're adorable! And sturdy.
The other thing I'm looking for is the old green Pyrex: