My biggest want as a toddler was to personal a play kitchen area, full with miniature appliances, utensils, and plastic food items. All my community playmates had 1. The kitchens ended up everywhere, according to my mother: shown in toy catalogs and television commercials, in day treatment facilities, and in the houses of spouse and children close friends.
It was, in hindsight, 1 of my really to start with consumerist desires, a toy that sought to instill ideals of domesticity in young girls. That did not make a difference to my mothers and fathers, or to 3-12 months-previous me. I