Stuffed with Love
She immediately pulled out her purple knapsack and stuffed it with dolls. "I'm going to take this to them," she ... A young girl came to our door cradling a teddy bear in her arms. She was hesitant about giving up the beloved toy, but my daughter reassured ...
V&A Museum of Childhood
The collection features toys - including dolls, dolls' houses, puppets and teddy bears - games, childcare ... technologies and tactics of the battlefield from cavalry charges to modern stealth technology. Take a trip into the realm of fantasy and science ...
Sales might speed bidders’ pulses
On the block are armbands, medals, swords and even a small silver bust of the Fuehrer himself. Staging a comeback in recent sales, furniture should continue ... glassware from Fenton, antique wood planes and other tools, plus 1890s cookware.
Historic homes tour offers glimpses of Bergen County's past
A stroll through historic homes in northwest Bergen County on Saturday offered a vivid glimpse into just how laborious, painful and perilous it could be to raise a family before the advent of electricity, antibiotics and other modern blessings.
Techno toys all the rage
Experts say it reflects a major change in the way they develop an ability to absorb modern technology much younger ... playing with a computer feels just as natural as playing with dolls or marbles. "Children like to imitate the adult world and, since ...