interview with a toy expert: hi, i am five years old.

This week I interviewed Riza Javellana, a Toy Expert at Mattel Canada. I asked questions I wanted to know. I am five year old inside and love toys and I refuse to lose the childlike sparkle in my eye. You will find it fun if you are wondering what the hell to get your sisters kids or your brother-laws cousin or that special munchkin in your life. 🙂 * natalie dee drawing What is the most “tech” toy out for kids this year? For girls, Barbie Video Girl has been a real hit. (I HAVE THIS! It’s awesome.) It enables girls KIDS to capture memories with a camera lens hidden in Barbie’s necklace and a colour LCD screen on her back. It’s movie-making from Barbie’s point of view. It is compatible with Windows and Mac and even comes with editing software, allowing kids to add music and graphics to their…

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the daily twitter talk for 2010-08-01

Funky brewster and @casiestewart http://twitpic.com/2ai176 /via @raymitheminx # Bike babe @raymitheminx http://twitpic.com/2aiolg # Party time (@ The Second City w/ 2 others) http://4sq.com/axPXEk # Thanks #SecondCity @raymitheminx and I are hitting the 8 show tonight. # Hang w/ @raymitheminx (@ Wayne Gretzky's Restaurant w/ 4 others) http://4sq.com/4mV0Ok # Everyone keeps staring at the awesome it's weird @casiestewart http://twitpic.com/2agwe5 /via @raymitheminx # Blonde ambition: me & @raymitheminx http://twitpic.com/2agyef # this cooler down temp is not working with my hot outfit. # Photo: (via elimaeblog) http://tumblr.com/xmjenb8e2 # Photo: › [all the world’s a reality show all the men and women merely content] http://tumblr.com/xmjenaaam # best place to watch movie online? movie is from 2004. # You have the right to VOTE! Use it. http://bit.ly/cPTRTt # #bromance RT @davidakermanis: Match made in heaven http://twitpic.com/2ag7gb #joncrowley # if you tweet "only __ away from __ followers. help me out" or something like that, you're…

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i’d like a ride in a little deuce coupe

Happy it’s Friday, I mean Thursday. Nothing much planned for the weekend because I would really like to rest and be lazy and stay at home and show my TV some TLC. Saw these guys looking pretty in the sunshine on the way to work. When I was little my Dad had a hot rod shop called ‘Toys for Boys‘. That site is someone else in NSW, Australia but you get it. His shop was B.I. (Before Internet). He made some of the best hot rods around and worked with the now late Boyd Cottington. Dad also worked with the Horton team at Horton Street Rod & Parts in Breslau. Today’s sweatshirt features one of Dad‘s 32’s. I’m pretty sure Mum used to wear it.

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-10-14

Fell asleep in car back to Dad’s last night. Saw a fox on country road. Woke up to him Youtubing Gangnam Style on Today Show. #Thanksgiving # I’m at Tim Hortons (Kitchener, ON) http://t.co/ZCjImucD # ’69 Mustang restoration http://t.co/TgAjRCAr # Set Dad up w/ Twitter, URL, Tumblr, Instagram. He walks out carrying computer case “Do I need to act like this now?” hahahhaha. Joker. # Hard to believe this was a year ago… http://t.co/XW9b3TUn # I’m in the country. It’s lovely. http://t.co/oOJciAZB # Second hot rod shop of the day. This one is hiding a sweet Harley. So great to be home w/ Daddio. http://t.co/FRpU8llm # I used to work in Cosmetics here and look who does now!! (@ Shoppers Drug Mart) [pic]: http://t.co/rTDOyHlx # Dad has one of the @puma posters at @kiwihotrods w/ my sister & Ryan from @weare1188 in it. I never got to s http://t.co/1AXcCswE #…

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If you didn’t know how old you were how old would you be?

So, my sister liked her presents! Gave Jenie a bunch of goodies last week but last night I gave her a few ‘special things’. The present she is opening in this video is a lint roller she bought last week at Walmart and left at my house. I thought it was REALLY funny to give back her own crap all wrapped nice. Moohaha. Sister fun. When we were kids Jenie and I used to wrap up things from around the house. Once I gave her a can of beans and toilet paper, she wrapped up a huge package of pads for me. What a joker! Earier in the day Mum and I had some fun at Maccas with Happy Meal toys. Mum always says she is really only about eight years old. Me too 🙂 After dinner Jenie and I went with the crew to Diwan the only bar open.…

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yesterday on twitter, this happened:

RE:  @raymitheminx yeah gonna be awesome dude! http://disq.us/20i3qd # RE: @carlyannedotcom WELCOME HOME I'VE MISSED YOUUUUUU!!!!!!!!!! http://disq.us/20hwsx # High buildings make people crazy. – smack416: http://tumblr.com/xmj2lwakbq # omg @ChantelleDay, so gonna love staying here in a couple weeks. weee! http://bit.ly/jWNWMZ # urgh. hugest fly is in the house buzzing around and i am going to KILL IT. #rapeture # hi honey, what the hell is that? http://post.ly/24Sqk # rapeture. # sigh. # Tucker has a SON? omg. #yandr # hey @united I want to fly United LAX-Shanghai #UA877 # this is pretty fun/neat. thanks for sharing @jonlim http://mokk.me/e # omg just remembered i had a meeting at 2pm 🙁 # reckon it's about to rain eh # aw, my sister is singing in the shower at my house. she;s the cutest. # Photo: › [Knife & Fork Chopstick by DesignWright for Lékué ] http://tumblr.com/xmj2lswqm9 # Audio: › Oh yeah…Right Said…

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