Category Archives: toys

The Rat

Several years ago, when my mother mailed Christmas presents for me, Gary, and the kids, she added a few gifts for the cats.  Among the cat treats and Fancy Feast was a large stuffed brown rat.  As soon as I … Continue reading

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The Dollhouse

I don’t even remember what I was doing when I first overheard Gary playing dolls with the girls, Sunflower and Dove, last weekend.  After everything that Gary’s doll said or did, there was a fresh burst of raucous giggles.  It … Continue reading

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Evil Drill Sergeant Barbie

Strolling nonchalantly down the hallway yesterday morning, I paused and back-tracked to ponder what Sunflower was doing with a row of 6 Barbie dolls face-down in push-up position in front of her. I asked the obvious stupid question: “Are they … Continue reading

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Munchkin and the Great Cat Toy Explosion

When I emerged from my comfy, warm caccoon of snuggly covers this morning (rather reluctantly, I may add), I stumbled into a cat toy explosion in our living room. Normally all the cats’ toys are tucked neatly into a basket … Continue reading

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