How Much Would Your Toys Be Worth?

When we were kids, we opened our toys and played with them until they broke, or the next cool thing came along.   Boy was that a mistake.   Here are some toys from our youth that […]


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A Christmas List Of 90’s Nostalgia

It’s hard to believe that some of those iconic toys of your youth are nearing 20 years old. Things like Micro Machines, Stretch Armstrong, Nickelodeon’s Gak, and Skip-Its were some of the hottest toys in […]


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Teachers Group Doesn’t Want You To Buy These Toys

You always hear about the hottest toys lists every year. However, for every hot toy list, there is a “toys you shouldn’t buy” list aimed at protecting your children. Teachers Resisting Unhealthy Children’s Entertainment, or […]


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Toys Toys Everywhere And Not A Place To Put Them

Now that summer is over and the kids are back in school, it’s time to take back your house. The toys that have invaded every room in your house must retreat to the places where […]


Barbie Loves Her Louboutins!

It looks like Barbie‘s wardrobe just got an upgrade! Every girl has most likely had a Barbie or two at some point in their lives – I had about 300. I was pretty much obsessed […]


Kimberly Schlegel Whitman Talks About Traveling With Your Children

As fun as it is to take your kids on vacation, it can be hard to keep them entertained on the plane ride. Kimberly Schlegel Whitman has advice on having a great travel experience with […]


Relationship Reportcard With Gene and Julie

Each week Gene and Julie give each other a letter grade on how they did as spouses the week before… Gene gets an A for a creative, money-saving idea for a night out, but Julie doesn’t […]


Not Happy In San Francisco

Better get Mayor McCheese on the phone. The Hamburglar may have struck in San Francisco.  The Happy Meal Gang is banned.


Kimberly Schlegel Whitman Tells Us About A New Thing For Kids… By A Kid

When David Holdridge was seven years old when he came up with the idea to combine his sisters two favorite things: her blankie and stuffed animal.  His idea became what is now Happy Blankie. Read […]