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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Good Things

I was so excited to find these classic Fisher-Price toys at Target recently and couldn't help myself by getting you my childhood favorites of the bunch; the Chatter Telephone and the Rock-a-Stack. The marketer in me loves the retro-style packaging too.

Do you remember these?













Target also sells the Sock Monkey, a Sock Monkey Jack in the Box, Lincoln Logs, Radio Flyer classic red wagons, Slinkies and Mr. (and Mrs.) Potato Heads.

Just goes to show you that you don't need to mess with a good thing. Babies are babies...they respond to bright colors, love stacking, pulling, pushing and noise makers; and moms love toys that educate, encourage development and don't cost a fortune.

The best is yet to be!

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3 Comments:

Blogger Leah said...

l love all these old toys! I hope they'll be around when I have kids and our kids have kids! I kinda wish we would have gotten into the Chatter Telephone while I was there cause I would have liked to have seen it work again! Haha! : )

January 26, 2010 at 10:52 PM  
Blogger mamacoreenie said...

My mom bought all these for Mattias too, because it reminded her of when my brother and I were babes. So cute!

January 27, 2010 at 2:05 PM  
Blogger Chick Rose said...

Hecks-Yeah! I think I probably had all of these, but I def. remember being absolutely bonkers for that clock thingy. I think I even kept it past its intended age (10 maybe? please confirm) and rocked it through like jr. high*. So, thanks for bringing these pack to the front of my memory. I needed that :)


*gross exaggeration.

January 30, 2010 at 11:42 PM  

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