I Sold All My Kid's Toys To Make Room For Cake Supplies!

Decorating By FairyPoppins Updated 1 Jun 2009 , 12:07am by CCCTina

FairyPoppins Posted 31 May 2009 , 12:32am
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No, I not the meanest Mom in the world! My 10 year old daughter wanted to get rid of all her Barbies, Webkinz, Build a Bears etc, as she's really into computers, sports and other more grown up stuff. We had a garage sale yesterday. She's happy she made $50 and I'm happy I have a huge shelf of empty plastic bins in the basement! Time to buy more supplies!

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CCCTina Posted 31 May 2009 , 12:59am
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I love it! I have a closet near my kitchen filled with my 4 kids' toys that I would love to fill with cake stuff. But I have a long wait as they are 4,4,2, & 2 (2 sets of twins). Enjoy shopping!

majormichel Posted 31 May 2009 , 1:03am
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Bad Bad mom, lol. I know the feeling I does get tired of seeing the toys my kids don't play with. I don't buy them toys, other people do. Well look on the bright side the more cakes you sell, the more grown up stuff you can buy for her.

oneyracing Posted 31 May 2009 , 1:07am
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my kids have tons of toys too...i dont buy alot of toys they all come from grandparents...i have 5 girls 14,10,8,3 & 3...the older girls dont really play with toys but the twins has 2 of everything...i dont know if i could do 2 sets of twins...i think i might go crazy...as they get new toys i have been getting rid of the older olds so we have room

ericaplh Posted 31 May 2009 , 1:31am
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2 sets of twins....

5 girls....

How do you ladies even find the time to make cakes???

oneyracing Posted 31 May 2009 , 2:43pm
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i am lucky enough mine keep each other busy all day...the oldest is in home school so she is around to help when i need her..the other two is at school all day long...and the twins keep each other busy most of the time...i do alot of my baking early mornings or late nights...plus i am a sahm and i have a wonderful husband that helps me alot...if i need quiet time he takes the little ones outside or with him when he has to go somewhere...and he helps me decorate alot of my cakes thumbs_up.gif

Rylan Posted 31 May 2009 , 5:12pm
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Sounds like a great idea. I think I need to start a garage sale too.

CCCTina Posted 1 Jun 2009 , 12:07am
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Originally Posted by ericaplh

2 sets of twins....
5 girls....
How do you ladies even find the time to make cakes???




On top of a full time job, I get very little sleep. Most cakes are after their bed times. But I wouldn't change it for the world...well except for my kids to get good enough to help with cakes. Right now, they (and hubby) just want to eat the fondant and cake scraps and ask me a million questionsicon_smile.gif

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