|St. Rita Orphanage just after Loyola Memorial Cemetery in Sucat. Website here.|
Next was easy. Stuffed toys of which we were never a huge fan of, yet managed to amass quite a collection. A lot went into the donate pile, but how come we still have too many??
|I'd still like to get rid that annoying Baby Alive doll.|
(Why yes, I am a second child myself with hand-me-down issues. How'd you guess?)
For toys for preschool kids and up, another option is the Philippine Toy Library, an org with a brilliant idea of collecting toys and books to build play spaces in poor areas. That sounds like a good home for the birthday and Christmas gifts that kids aren't interested in.
|Ladybug Girl just isn't into gifts yet. Here we are on Christmas morning where her dad was opening presents for her.|
Finally an upside to a home purge during Christmas!