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Palitoy Toys

By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36221796

I recently received an email from Bob Brechin who was the Chief Designer for Palitoy and worked there from 1967-1984. 586 more words

Doll Stories

Pippa, and how I met my husband.

Perhaps you read my post the other day, wherein I mentioned that Pippa and I were chased by a loose dog?  Let me explain why I was so frustrated, beyond the fact that I had to sprint several blocks with swollen ovaries, putting myself at risk for ovarian torsion. 2,237 more words


By Rachel N.

25 years ago, my little daughter told me that she wanted to be a teacher when she grew up.  I told her to be realistic!   494 more words


Animal Therapy

Last August, we acquired a young Himalayan rabbit. I had taken Jumble up to the local kennels before setting off to Crete – and the owner asked me if I wanted a free rabbit. 316 more words

Himalayan Rabbit

On Becoming a Land Rover Owner

Land Rover. The name alone stands for the well gotten reputation of such a formidable expedition vehicle. Thoughts of the African Serengeti or the Amazon being bravely traversed by the enduring four wheeled vehicle, driven by intrepid and rugged explorers come to mind when hearing the name Land Rover. 491 more words