Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Big Little People

Evelyn has a lot of fun with her Fisher-Price® Little People® Animal Sounds Farm™. Her favorite animal is the lamb (baa!), but since it can't drive the truck or the tractor she also plays with the actual little people.

Eddie & Sonya Lee

In this adventure, Eddie™ and Sonya Lee™ are the main characters in the ongoing farm drama. They have already escaped the storage box earthquake only to (repeatedly) fall into the silo. Luckily, Evy™ is there to scoop them to safety using the trapped door and her massive size advantage.

Little Little People

This past weekend Evelyn got to meet gigantic versions of Eddie™ and Sonya Lee™. They were visiting a local department store as part of a promotional event. We weren't sure how she would react to suddenly becoming the smallest member of this playgroup.
Big Little People

She actually handled it really well. After a minute of study she started trying to play with the big Little People. In fact, before we left she had to give each of them a hug and a kiss. And a big "bye-bye."

She had quite a story to tell her little friends when she got home.

3 comments:

  1. I am amazed Evy let you get so close to the Little People. I would think she'd be terrified of them! I'm glad she likes to play with her farm. It was a favorite of her cousins as well. Their animals liked to trade places all the time, but I bet the cow didn't like being on top of the barn. And in their world, the sheep CAN drive the tractor! Happy farming.

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  2. I'm sorry? Eddie is trademarked and Sonja Lee is restricted? Does this mean that if I name my next son Eddie that Fisher Price will be sending me a court summons (ala the RIAA)? What about Eddie Murphy? Or Sonja Lee (who, according to IMDB starred in a 1986 film titled "Busted Up" that I'm sure is a cinematic classic)? Will Fisher Price be suing them? Can they really trademark or restrict a name? I mean, I could understand "Buzz Lightyear" or "Lightning McQueen" being copyright protected, but Eddie, Sonja Lee, Sara Lynn, Michael, and Maggie seem a bit of a stretch.

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  3. I can't believe Evy got to see the "Big" little people. That's awesome. Landon loves his farm - especially chewing on the cow's head.

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