Goofing out the Old Year, Goofing In The New

Photo-A-Day #2458

Eva and I goofing around with the Front Facing Camera on my iPhone. We had a very nice day today. Our annual Family Christmas party with my Dad’s side was this morning. I worked last night but took a quick nap and was refreshed and ready to get over to my Aunt Corrine’s house. We had a very nice time there and Eva had so much fun playing with her cousins.

Then we went back to my parent’s house and took a photo of the four generations of Andrew Bennett.

Four Generations of Andrew Bennett

We wound down our year with some bacon wrapped scallops and jalapeno poppers while cleaning out the DVR. We are exciting people.

Review: Busytown Toys

I was sent a few Busytown toys to review. If you are unfamiliar with Busytown you are missing one of my all-time childhood favorites. Richard Scarry’s Busytown is a wonderful series full of colorful characters and some very, very busy characters. When I was a kid I had some Busytown toys, too. You could build the town with interlocking green pieces that had slots where you placed hard cardboard pieces that formed the buildings. The figures were pretty good sized and there were vehicles, too. the one I really remember was Sergeant Murphy and his motorcycle with sidecar. It is nice to see that Busytown toys are out there now and Busytown is still around for kids to play with. Continue reading Review: Busytown Toys