View Full Version : What Were Your Favorite Childhood Toys?

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:18 PM
Let's face it, childhood was pretty good for most of us. None of the worries we have today. What were your favorite childhood toys? I was a freakish child and played with an array of toys.

#1 Toy - My Little Ponies -

Gawd, I loved these things. No wonder I'm gay. ;) When I was young, I wanted to do everything that my sister did, so I picked up a pony fetish. Over several years, I collected over 30 of the plastic four legged figures. Sadly, searches for "My Little Ponies" brings up some hot porn sites...


#2 - Trucks. A bit of a drastic difference between that and my favorite toy. I loved to play with my big yellow Tonka's in the sandbox.

#3 - Pound Puppies - Loved these little plush guys. So cute. I always wanted to be a vet.

#4 - Legos - Who doesn't love Lego's? I wasn't into the sets, but loved to dink around with these guys.

#5 - Barbies - Refer to #1. Comb the hair, have Barbie and Ken go out on dates.

#6 - Ninja Turtles - Loved these guys for a time also. They were soooo cool. I always tuned in too. I had all of them I believe and had a strange fetish for the green goo they transformed in.

# 7 - Electronic Train Set - I loved this too, and wish I would have continued. Nothing is more cool than a mini-town scene.

Of course I loved to bike, catch bugs, swim and everything but this is my list of fave childhood toys. How about you guys?

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:23 PM
My Little Pony & The Care Bears were my faves and to think they're now back in fashion! I've still got my 2 Care Bears (Funshine & Bedtime Bear) but my ponies must've been thrown out. I had this lovely purple pony with wings. My friend was jealous of me because I had it and she always wanted to swap. But she had 3 of the Care Bears that I wanted (Birthday Bear, Champ and Tenderheart)

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:24 PM
#1- Barbie, I used to make their clothes and do their hair. When I say do their hair, I mean I'd do braids, throw curls in there, use beads... everything. Sometimes their hair looked better than mine. :tape:
#2- My Little Pony, I still have Morning Glory. She was a baby unicorn. :)
#3- Strawberry Shortcake and Friends, I still have the black baby Orangy. :D
#4- bike
#5- Playdoh, gosh... I had the pizza kit and I'd sit up there and make pizza all damn day!
#6- She-Ra, Mistress of the Universe!
#7- Legos/Lincoln Logs
#8- Ghetto Games, c'mon now... you know what I'm talkin' bout... 'Mother May I?' 'Red Light, Green Light' hand-clapping, hopskotch... Punchanella... I had the BEST time playin those than playin with actual toys. Kindergarten... on the playground at 12... Punchanella was it!

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:28 PM
LOL. I forgot Playdough. I had the hair cut set. Was pretty sweet until the chair broke. :(

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:38 PM
:lol: :lol:

I never got into jacks but I loved board games! OMG I used to play Life by myself... upwords! scattergories! I loved those games!

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:49 PM
Oh my DD! I can say I never did that one, hehehe. But me and my brothers did break many a windows playing baseball in the yard!!

I loved just playing outside with my friends, and playing with me He Man and wrestling figures.. We also had a Commodore 64 and of course the Atari........ thats going back, hahahaha!

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:54 PM
then you haven't lived, baby! :kiss: there's nothing like watching someone drive off and you see this confused look on their face like..."is that me making noise or is it someone else?" ;)

Oh my, how shady!!! I LOVE IT!! :lol: :lol: :kiss:

Jul 29th, 2003, 06:57 PM
I really liked :

My little ponies too :hearts:,
Barbie :)
and, video games :) !!!!!

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:00 PM
dolls,stuffed animals (cut them all. their hair I mean)
my little pony's
barbies(cut their hair too except my marina doll)

sometimes I also played with lego and bambino too
or with the old clothes bag playbacking madonna and stuf

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:04 PM
I also collected things like those pinch beasts who you could hang on a string.

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:05 PM
they were hot at the second half of the eighties

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:10 PM
1 she-ra
2 my lil ponies
3 pound puppies
4 rainbow brite... i loved the movie
5 colorforms
6 gloworm :)
7 carebears

i still have all my she-ra stuff, even her castle and the swan, the horses all the girlies rode. still have my gloworm. have a few rainbow brite stuff too. have all my pound puppies, even the carriers to transport them. have the carebear heart house and some carebears left. still have all my lil ponies too :p

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:13 PM
also, i was real into my puter [i had an old school tandy, we still have it somewhere] i didnt play video games, only puter games, xplains why im such a geek today. i used to play this hunting game where you use a fake gun and shoot at the ducks.

pitfall! that game was HOT!

i had barbies, but i only collected them. i have all the xmas barbies, i think the first one is worth somewhere in the thousands. untouched, never opened

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:15 PM
I collect barbies now. :o

I collect a lot of things... baseball cards, sanrio, tennis stuff... I have problems.

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:16 PM
Barbies mostly

King Satan
Jul 29th, 2003, 07:19 PM
Gumby and Pokey!!! :woohoo:

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Jul 29th, 2003, 07:34 PM
1. Barbie
2. Jem
3. She-Ra
4. He-Man
5. Transformers
6. Lego
7. My Little Ponies

Jul 29th, 2003, 07:51 PM
The Care Bears
Shirt Tales
Teddy Ruxpin
Heart to Heart bear

Jul 29th, 2003, 09:43 PM
Lego has to be the best toy invented, I still have mine & i will never part with it.

Jul 29th, 2003, 09:52 PM
Care Bears......
Grumpy and Bed Time Bear RULE :worship:

Strawberry Shortcake.....

I also enjoyed:
Toy Cars
Nintendo Video Games
GI Joes
Heman figures
Sea Monkeys
Pound Puppies

Jippo McScally
Jul 29th, 2003, 09:52 PM
Leggo, K'nex, Power Ranger toys(LOL!), My imagination

Jul 29th, 2003, 10:48 PM
Hey, did any of you guys play with Lite-Brite? They were sooooooooooo cool!

Jul 29th, 2003, 10:59 PM
brunof I had a Lite Bright.... I think they still make those. Those things kicked ass... I always made mine say rude stuff. :devil:

Jul 30th, 2003, 01:54 AM

Jul 30th, 2003, 05:32 AM
My Stethoscope and Medical Emergency Kit
I also enjoyed my Fun Ho
I had a collection of Victorian Mein Lieblings Dolls, I still have them.

I was never into Barbies, I don't find a unintelligent bimbos dressed in Pink to be a suitable role model.

Mateo Mathieu
Jul 30th, 2003, 06:03 AM
Lego, my imagination, Power Rangers and other heroes/villains toys, SEGA videogames,

Jul 30th, 2003, 06:14 AM
how come no one mentioned cabbage patch babies?

rothes: dyou mean the fisher price kit? i had one that i used all the time. i used to play doctor with all my boy friends. i was ALWAYS the doctor :devil:

Jul 30th, 2003, 06:25 AM
my barbies were never dumbo's. they were intelligent, cruel but intelligent;)

King Satan
Jul 30th, 2003, 07:12 AM
oh, and i loved transformers! star scream was my favorite :worship:

Jul 30th, 2003, 07:15 AM


My Little Pony + carebares

King Satan
Jul 30th, 2003, 08:40 AM
oh and i forgot about x-men, i had almost every action figure

Jul 30th, 2003, 10:39 AM
I had a Lite bright too.

Aug 1st, 2003, 12:51 PM
how come no one mentioned cabbage patch babies?

rothes: do you mean the fisher price kit? i had one that i used all the time. i used to play doctor with all my boy friends. i was ALWAYS the doctor :devil:

I think my first set which contained a stethoscope, a plastic syringe, a little first aid box, the breathing appartus which went over your mouth and a costume was from Fisher Price. The next set was a little more advanced, but always fun when you had friends and family to operate on.

Aug 1st, 2003, 03:29 PM
my barbies!!!!!!!

i still have half of them left, i just counted and i still have 36 barbies and 15 kens!!AND LOADS AND LOADS OF CLOTHES.my mom tried to get rid of them once but i nearly threw a fit!but havent played with them in a while. anyway, its a good thing the dolls are still in good condition cuz i have a lil sister who can play with them.

the fun part was naming the dolls!i cant believe i still remember the names!GAWD!there was even a serena in there!LOL!

caroline, serena, suzanne, katherine, sally, pollyanna, lynette, belinda, clara....GAWD!

oh, and i loved playdoh, hated legos, loved my teddies,and my race car set and my remote control cars!

Aug 1st, 2003, 03:50 PM
question: I've noticed in these threads that several Europeans mention Playmobil as their favourite toy (it was my favourite by far, still is), yet I never see Americans mention Playmobil. Don't you have it in the US?

Aug 1st, 2003, 03:55 PM
I loved Lego :hearts:, playmobile was less interesting for me :)

Aug 1st, 2003, 03:59 PM
I still get a nice feeling when I see a playmobil boxes in the shop. I mostly got one with sinterklaas or my birthday (wich was 2 days apart), and those boxes always looked so nice blue and had a certain smell. it was the same with barbie dolls. probably it had also to with the fact that it was new and so more interesting.