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January 8, 2011
October 26, 2012 5:49 PM
Your inner child wants out!
Most people as adults need to get in touch with their inner child. Thankfully, all I ever have to do is occaisonally get in touch with my outer adult.
April 12, 2012 11:24 AM
I only wish i could have hadthat type of connection but we moved several times when i was a kid soi didnt get that chance
January 13, 2011 3:09 AM
My mother threw out all my GI Joes and Transformers when I got older. I would love to still have those around. I guess when we get older we think we need to get rid of our toys to feel adult. It is only when we get older that we realize we should have held on to our childhood just a bit longer.
January 12, 2011 1:26 AM
the toy story movies are the most brilliant and adorable things I have ever see in my life, I can't get over the artwork.
January 12, 2011 12:27 AM
My record player
I have a 1950's Lone Ranger record player that I pull out now and then when I'm cleaning out the closet....just to look at it again. I received it for my 4th birthday - I'm 62 now. I can still remember receiving it...:
January 11, 2011 3:09 PM
I love BUBBLES!
When I need to play I break out bubble solution and my bubble wands. At age 63 I still love them and find it impossible to be sad or stressed sitting on my patio watching my dogs run after these big and small iridescent orbs floating through my yard!
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