Hint Mama explains why to consider using airline miles (and credit card points, for that matter) to buy baby and kid gear from strollers to play kitchens, especially when your miles are about to expire and you need to reset the expiration clock.
My daughter has her own “iPhone.” Or more accurately, she has a clear plastic iPhone bumper cover with a paper image of an iPhone screen taped into it. It’s her favorite phony phone toy – she prefers it to her rotary and flip styles – and she seems to like it as much (or nearly much) as my real iPhone. Here’s how I cobbled the fake iPhone toy together.
They’re called non-toy toys, un-toys or just simple items you have around the house. Wooden spoons, pots, pans, old purses and wallets fall into this category and so do these four great, and free, non-toy toys.
I call this hint for saving money on toys “the rotation strategy.”