Posts tagged toys

The Joy of Hoarding

If you’re judicious about what you save, the stuff that means the most, you’ll experience the joy of hoarding. From hockey cars to halloween costumes, here’s how we do:

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What Is The Switch Witch?

The Switch Witch is yet another modern pinteresty addition to our seasonal celebrations. This one, unlike many others, is not annoying.. it’s genius!

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This Is How They Do

I like to take videos every now and again of the boys as they play. Simple secret footage of them goofing along and brothers playing nicely. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s perfect.

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Yes, Those Awesome LEGO Instructions From 1974 Are Real

The LEGO instructions from 1974 are real. They’re authentic. They’re awesome. They’re a throwback to when LEGO was built in your imagination instead of a booklet of instructions. LEGO is not a girls’ toy or a boys’ toy, it’s a toy for your imagination becoming whatever you want.

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Where Do You Donate Toys At Christmas?

My family’s favorite way to donate toys at Christmas is via the Calgary Firefighters Toy Association. Drop a toy at a firehall, climb on a firetruck. Give and receive. It’s the best. Here’s what I hope the boys are learning about charity at Christmas.

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The 40 Year Old Beach Toys

My parents saved the best of our toys from when we were kids. The Fisher Price gear waited nearly 25 years to be loved again. Now the beach toys are back.

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