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ghost stories
(blood & butterflies..)

  • these are excerpts from the book toxic & i wrote about our childhood... it's called 'brenda was here'.. let me know what you think/comments? p.s. stories here are non fiction/true. (privately hosted ~ if you're interested in reading this just ask:)
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toxic tricks & treats album (sound up)
Collector's Corner LBPT

vintage recipes for children

  • ludwig von drake animal pancakes
    deliciously classic or wonderfully gross, these vintage recipes for kids from the golden magazine for boys & girls or jack & jill magazine are fun even if they don't make it to your table..
    ~ copyright 2012 all rights reserved

kids' meals

  • happy meals
    kids' meal boxes, buckets, bags & cups for various promotions from over the years ~ (a work in progress, there are more of these to come..)


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my comic book page..

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I found the Prickle happy meal prize when I was little before the net and had no idea anyone other characters were available besides G and P. I treasure this Prickle. In addition to being my favorite main character, this Prickle looks better than the bittys and the bendies of him. I just got the rest of the set recently.


yes, prickle is my favorite too! & the regular bitty tends to have such small pupils that he looks spooked! my favorite is the full sized prickle here: on my bookshelf all the time :)


speaking of bitties: i've never heard about this before? - gumby in cereal??


& more -


charlie just saw this, you say you got the rest of the set! good :)


Hi Bren, Thanks for sending me the link to this post again. Your holy grail gumby looks just like the ones we got, but signed. As many of them as there were, I can't believe that more signed ones have not come up or that you didn't see them often over the years if they were really factory rejects and thousands were made "supposedly"! I'm thinking I have some of the Burger King ones, but I don't know for sure, because I have some stuff that I put in storage and haven't gotten out again. I just didn't know that they were from Burger King. The soap is cool. That would get kids to wash so that they could get to the gumby and pokey inside them. Good idea for the kids that didn't want to take a bath or wash their hands. HaHa! (I think I like the newer NJ Croce Prickle bendy the best from the 5 piece sets). =)


doesn't he? heck i'm just happy to have some unsigned ones now thanks to your alert, i have other art clokey signed items so i'm good. & yeah this was a hodgepodge of gumbystuff, i'd posted about the bk bitties before, they're kinda oddball but fairly rare.. wonder why these & the 'cereal premium' bitties are suddenly showing up on ebay? i'll post the new gumby mip one once it comes..


I know, right? It seems so strange how stuff shows up sometimes all at once. I wish Holly remembered more about those Prema heart Gumby's, but the pictures I've seen online show different colors, different shaped heads and raised heart instead of in and I'm thinking there are just as many of them as there were other molds made of the other ones that were sold before Lakeside and during the lakeside years. There is just so much unknowns and mysteries in the toy production world.

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Mini houses
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Nature trails
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Baker's tour
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Gumby moon
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The snowman
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blue star drive-in (toxic toys)
blackbird's outpost dollscape..
Dolly freakshow main
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floorsleeper/blue house dollscape..
Wild kitty club
girls kick ass
Lilac house
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Raven's rest
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Charlotte house
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Sunset house
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Innsmouth main
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box of bees installation..
patchwork playhouse..
xyz dollscape
annie's saturday house..
Toyroom mouse
hiding places installation..
Autumn butterfly
autumn butterfly installation..
doll medicine dollscape (warning graphic content)
monkey lab installation
toxic dollies dollscape
never open your eyes dollscape (warning graphic content)
collidescope dollscape (warning graphic content)
migraine dolls sickroom dollscape
Haunted forest
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pandora installation
lost hollow digital art album (warning graphic content)
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Bad blood
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Little deaths
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Closet skeleton
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Little miss dx
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ghost's halloween house..
Ghost house
in a ghost house..
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ghostgallery coloring book

  • annie
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mindless art

  • the tingler
    an album of mindless random drawings including vintage television & retro kid shows ~ old vhs tape covers etc..

    ~ copyright 2008 all rights reserved

toxic tv

  • a gumby adventure
    feel free to change the channel..
abstractions (sound up)
friendlyghost gamepage..
backyard birdies (sound up)
The kitties
the kitties (sound up)

haunted home movies..

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