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These tin toys were objects to be played with rather than be looked at and consequently the vast majority were destroyed or damaged by their youthful owners. All 19th Century and 20th ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Oct 29, 2011 at 11:50 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
A couple months before my Dad died last year, he had joined a writer's group in the small town where he and my Mom lived. He enjoyed it, because it gave him the opportunity to do the kind of ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 07:28 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Greenpeace took street theatre to a higher level today in their shocking (and hilarious) new campaign against rainforest destruction in Indonesia. Greenpeace's shocking revelation exposed the ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 83 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 04:10 PM PDT with 127 Recommends
A long time ago, in a land far, far away, Greenpeace sent Mattel ...
by Phil Radford II Greenpeace
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 10:55 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Straw Centrifuge Pump http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
by gmoke
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon May 30, 2011 at 09:35 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
What Are You Working On is a community diary series for all things crafty, in a variety of mediums and techniques. You may volunteer to guest host by signing up at ...
by jlms qkw
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Mar 27, 2011 at 04:43 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
I thank the people who commented on my Diary this week and gently said it was not the right time, so I took it down. I apologize for my bad timing, whether I said it was written in 2007 or ...
by Doug Ferrari
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jan 14, 2011 at 11:17 PM PST with 3 Recommends
My new idea is a toy rental business. I'm the mother of three young children, and there are plenty of new toys that always attract their attention. My company will be a try-before-you-buy thing. It ...
by Aurelia
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 08:22 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
E.C.S.T.A.S.Y. — E nd C onsumption, S ave T he A ir & S ea, ...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 74 comments on Sun May 30, 2010 at 11:32 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
After strict new rules banned lead in imported Chinese toys, manufacturers just switched to a different toxic metal,
by quotemstr
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Jan 11, 2010 at 08:31 PM PST with 18 Recommends
This is Connor. He's the apple of his grandpa's eye. � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � �
by dsteffen
Comment Count 98 comments on Sun Dec 27, 2009 at 02:11 PM PST with 44 Recommends
Three days before Christmas and Toys for Tots is struggling to meet demand , without ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 08:06 PM PST with 48 Recommends
How sweet -- it only took a load of critical media reports and a public protest to convince the Salvation Army that ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 151 comments on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 06:50 PM PST with 0 Recommends
What if instead of sending money to China this holiday season, through Wal-Mart, Kmart, Best Buy, Amazon, Target, etc., we all made a gift and donation to each other’s credit card debt, along ...
by theworksanddays
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Nov 27, 2009 at 03:16 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Today I felt compelled to declare my true love for maple syrup and maple flavored candies and I was about to write a whole diary about it. The wife and I went to the local candy store, the Lakeside ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Aug 09, 2009 at 12:42 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Got a Happy Story is a community gathering every Monday night where we share stories large and small that have put a smile on our face. It is a time to acknowledge the joy and wonder we ...
by Yasuragi
Comment Count 74 comments on Mon May 11, 2009 at 06:44 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
A little story from the pages of Facebook about trying to take your two year old the McDonalds in Alexandria, Virginia.
by dougbob
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2009 at 10:00 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
The Super Bowl has brought some real money to Tampa Bay ... http://www.flickr.com/...
by dmathew1
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2009 at 12:08 PM PST with 4 Recommends
God bless the Japanese. Someone has come out with an action figure version of our new President. Yes, I said action figure.
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2009 at 08:26 PM PST with 9 Recommends
You no doubt remember last year when parents across the nation were terrified by news that lead had been found in common children's toys. It seemed like for a few weeks we heard that one toy after ...
by proseandpromise
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2009 at 01:04 PM PST with 9 Recommends