Toys my mum kept

Toys my mum kept

Toys hold many special childhood memories but when there's so much STUFF, how do we decide which ones to keep and which ones to give away? There's only so much storage our little house can handle so when I recently conducted a toy cull, thoughts went to my mum and the...

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My gift memories – The Notorious MUM

My gift memories – The Notorious MUM

We all have childhood memories of gifts we were given. Some gifts were coveted while others made us cringe. I love to hear stories of childhood gifts and who better to ask than my favourite bloggers? Fellow Perth blogger Lisa is The Notorious MUM. A cheeky nod to...

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A gift from a friend – a retro toy surprise

A gift from a friend – a retro toy surprise

Readers of this blog will be well aware of my love of toys and fondness for a childhood flashback. So it was with a little squeal I opened a package from one of my favourite bloggers - Hugzilla. She spotted a book that made her think of me and - because she is...

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My gift memories: A Cabbage Patch Kid obsession

My gift memories: A Cabbage Patch Kid obsession

I was a kid of the 80s. Ra-ra skirts, vinyl and cassette tapes, Fame and the A-Team on TV, Barry Bissell's Take 40 Australia on the radio...the music was awesome and the fashion was questionable. It was a great time to grow up. The toys I played with were firm...

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