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37 Things That'll Make Late '90s Kids Say, "This Is How I Remember Christmastime!"

It was a simple time, back when all you wanted was a Furby, Beanie Babies, and Old Navy Performance Fleece.

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1. Being excited whenever the Toys 'R' Us holiday catalog finally came in the newspaper. And immediately circling all the toys you wanted in it, 'cause you secretly hoped your parents would see it and buy you EVERYTHING.

2. Flipping directly to the toy sections in the Sears Wish Book and JC Penny holiday catalog, so that you could circle all the toys you wanted (also in hopes that your parents would see and secretly buy you them all).

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5. Getting into the holiday spirit by watching these classics over and over:

7. Being excited whenever the Gap's kick-ass holiday commercials came on:

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8. And really wanting Old Navy's performance fleece for Christmas — because the commercials made it sound like YOU NEEDED ONE.

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10. Getting giddy when TGIF would air its holiday episodes.

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15. Thinking it was so cool that Penny Marshall and Rosie O'Donnell got to hangout in a giant room surrounded by toys in the K-Mart commercials (and being a little jealous of that).

17. Not being able to look at Hershey's Christmas Kisses without hearing "We Wish You a Merry Christmas":

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19. Making your parents take you to these stores so that you see if there were some things you forgot to ask for:

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24. Low-key thinking the characters in The Online Adventures of Ozzie the Elf were terrifying looking.

29. Knowing that Kids' WB could always deliver a satirical view on the holidays:

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34. Being disappointed whenever a relative got you gift certificates to places you couldn't get toys at.

37. And finally, of course, listening to this CLASSIC on repeat for the entire holiday season:

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