Motorola DynaTAC 8000X. This was the first handheld mobile phone. Of course, the average person couldn’t afford the hefty price of a mobile phone back then (almost $4000) so it was really only for a limited group of people. Sales of the phone were also limited by the fact that the battery would only last one hour and would then need to charge for ten hours before it could be used again.
The wee ones now have the own Kindles. After a great deal of thought, I purchased both of them Kindles – and I shared my reasons why I chose Kindles for them. At 8 and 10 years old, this is their first major electronics acquisition, but I know it won’t be the last. I didn’t want them to be lost, stolen, or broken, and I didn’t want them to disappear...READ MORE
Home made 4' x 6' x 6' (height) wooden jail cell. The idea is that people pay $10 to put someone in for 10 minutes. It worked out VERY well and was hilarious!! Disassembles into 7 pieces so very easy to set up and take down- all you need is screws and a cordless drill