Baby Corner


 
Old 02-20-08, 09:03 AM
Natascha's Avatar
~Nightwalker~
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: ~Texas~
Posts: 16,916
Thanked 35 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 1.38%
Default

Shannon, I think the McD's toys were cooler in the 80's, too. I remember get plastic fries that transformed.
Reply With Quote
 
Old 02-20-08, 10:23 AM
Heidi1361's Avatar
Kids... 24/7
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 10,210
Thanked 265 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 1.38%
Default

In that bin we got were a bunch of those McD food Transformers... fries (lg & small), burgers (lg & small), shakes, nuggets.... even an egg mcmuffin!
I actually put those together in a bag 'cause one of my brothers was interested in keeping those. (I checked e-bay... they're really not worth much... but if he wants them, WHATEVER!!)

My mom took my brother & I to piano lessons 1ce/week for 2-3 years, so we got McD's 1ce/week for 2-3 years... x3 kids... hence all the TOYS. I'm sure the bin I got wasn't even 1/2 of what we HAD at one time.

I just got through BLEACHING all of those legos... holy cow. I put the stopper in the sink, filled it 3/4 full with LEGOS, dumped in about 1/2c of bleach and filled the sink with HOT water. 1/2hr later, I drained & rinsed & layed them on bath towels to dry. AND THEN I DID THE SAME THING TO THE REST of the legos... yes... 2 sink fulls of legos. I found all kinds of EXTRAS in there too... including a couple TRANSFORMERS my kids are psyched about. The other extras were kinda gross... dog hair, tacks, chewed gum, old birthday candles, pebbles, and there were some toys from other sets mixed in (tinker toys, etc). So, I'm really glad I decided to go through them FIRST before letting my kids HAVE AT IT.

Last edited by Heidi1361; 02-20-08 at 10:30 AM.
Reply With Quote
 
Old 02-20-08, 10:37 AM
Natascha's Avatar
~Nightwalker~
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: ~Texas~
Posts: 16,916
Thanked 35 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 1.38%
Default

Quote:
other extras were kinda gross... dog hair, tacks, chewed gum,
Ewww. I've found gross stuff in the kids' toy boxes before.
Reply With Quote

Latest Articles
What To Expect At Your First Fertility Checkup
Before trying to conceive, both men and women should get a fertility checkup to ensure that both reproductive systems are in working order, and if they aren't, learn about treatment options available.

Mommy Tips: Getting Yourself on a Schedule
Getting yourself on a schedule will allow you to reduce stress, and have more time to your enjoy your family.

Breastfeeding Your Baby May Result In Fewer Allergies
A new study has found that breastfeeding your baby may help prevent your baby from developing allergies.

Spring 2015 Baby Product Recall Roundup
Every Mom want's to keep their baby safe. Get the latest news about baby products that have been recalled so far in 2015, and learn what you can do if you own one of these products.

Breast Pumps: When and How to Use Them
If you will be exclusively breastfeeding your baby, there may be times when you will still need to use a breast pump. Here are some tips on find the right breast pump for you, and how to use it.

February 2015 Baby Photo Contest Winner

"Who says frogs are just for boys?!" Baby Photo Contest Winner
Congratulations mandrew413!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:33 PM.


Pregnancy | Fertility | Baby | Toddler | Free Baby Stuff! | Community | Baby Names

About Baby Corner | Advertising | Editorial | Contact Baby Corner | Terms of Use | Privacy Notice


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright © 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2009, Crawlability, Inc.