Won't You Take Me To....Funkytown

Funkytown
I found out about this marvelous neighborhood toy trading post--Funkytown--from one of my favorite local bloggers, Nemmie.  Doesn't it just make you want to squee at the fun?  

I had to do some sussing about to discover it's location--and it doesn't feel in keeping with the spirit of the thing to just give it away here.  (Although, a good place to start might be a combination of the location of the "Slippery Noodle Inn" and the number that you get when you divide 152 by 19.) 

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We joked for about half-a-heartbeat about leaving the Kiddo's "Sam", but the Kid said, in no uncertain terms that he'd leave one of us first.

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So other toys were sacrificed--a few spare mama-made lovies we had around.

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And while this rubber "Littlefoot" was tempting to his children-of-the-eighties parents...

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...the wooden bear won the day.

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And once that was settled, we went for a stroll around the neighborhood...

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...which ended in blueberry ice cream, as all good strolls should.