Vintage Mattel’s Yackers

Vintage Talking Animal Plush: Mattel’s Yackers I grew up in the 1970’s. Back then, there were no cell phones, no computers, no iPods, and no fancy electronic games. The kid’s toys I grew up with were simple but they were fun. Yackers were among these cool toys. In the latter part of the 60’s, Mattel … Read more

Tigeroo. A Cool Vintage Bike Toy

Vintage Tigeroo Horn Tigeroo had to be on the cool vintage toy list. Tigeroo was not really a toy but a tiger horn for your bike. I had it on my cool green bike (extra points for the banana seat). Was looking cool with the orange and black tiger on the front. When you squeeze … Read more

HedBanz: A Fun Game For The Family

HedBanz is a quick fire game that is great for a rainy day. It’s easy to learn and great fun to play. The idea of the game is to find out which food, animal or common household item you are by asking the other players questions. There is a timer of course which adds to … Read more

Toys I Gave To My Kids Last Christmas

My son is 5 1/2 and my daughter is 20 months. The Octonauts set is a bit disappointing. The 2 figures (Kwazii and Barnacles) are not easy to set so they stay on their legs. They just keep falling. But the Octopod is nice and quite large. Plus you can buy other set and you … Read more