Are you familiar with
If you are not, sit back, grab a Diet Coke,
or your drink of choice, and prepare to be
schooled on all things
Collin is a HUGE Skylander fan.
He loved the Original Skylanders,
and is really enjoying the
Now...here is the thing,
Skylanders is a video game, great, all kids play video games.
The great thing about Skylanders, is the little figures.
Yep...Skylander figures are little figures, that kids
collect, and with these figures, they can
"unlock" figures in the video game.
Well...I guess it depends if you are the kid playing the game,
or the parent to spends tons of money buying them. and hours
running from store to store looking for them.
Yep...I am THAT MOM!
You know, you have seen her, the lady who rushes into
Toy's R Us, makes a bee line to the Skylander section,
pulls out a highlighted list, and searches the shelf.
If I am lucky, I will run into other crazy moms,
and we can swap notes
"I was just at Target, they got a new shipment in, they have
Hot Dog, Gill Grunt, and 2nd Series Whirlwind"
"Oh...I was just at Walmart, and they have Terrafin, and
Then we say "Good Luck", grab the needed figures
and make our way to the other stores.
Yep...I am that lady.
I will spend time online after the family is asleep,
looking on the internet, trying to find that
one "MUST HAVE" Skylander.
Just when I finished collecting the
VERY LAST SKYLANDER,
they came out with
And so the process starts all over again.
So...to celebrate Collin's Passion (and my obsession) with Skylanders,
I made Skylander Cookies!
Now...Skylanders are divided into
8 Element Groups
each with their own special abilities.
When I was done, Collin was so happy, he loved them.
Then he grabbed his box of Skylanders, and
we had a little
staring the cookies and Skylanders.
You might want to grab another
I took 54 pictures (I did narrow it down for you though) and we
spent over an hour taking pictures.
So...here we go
A nice photo collage of them all.
Now, onto the groups!
Swarm, Lightcore Jet-Vac, Sonic Boom,
Whirlwind, Lightning Rod and Jet-Vac
Crusher, Lightcore Prism Break, Terrafin,
Bash, Prism Break, Jade Flashwing and Flashwing
Hot Head, Lightcore Erupter, Ignitor,
Erupter, Flameslinger, Molten Hot Dog and Hot Dog
Tree Rex, Lightcore Shroomboom, Stealth Elf
Zook, Stump Smash, Legendary Stealth Elf and Shroomboom
Ninjini, Lightcore Pop Fizz, Pop Fizz
Double Trouble, Spyro and Wrecking Ball
Bouncer, Lightcore Drobot, Drill Sargent,
Trigger Happy, Legendary Bouncer and Sprocket
Eye-Brawl, Cynder, Chop Chop
Hex and Fright Rider
Thumpback, Lightcore Chill, Slam Bam
Gill Grunt, Legendary Chill and Chill
Some of Collin's
Stump Smash, Gill Grunt, Flameslinger, Fright Rider
Lightning Rod, Pop Fizz, TerraFin, and Sprocket
and the Item of Dragonfire Cannon
Skylander cookies with
Tree Rex, Thumpback, Eruptor, Eye Brawl
Swarm, Ninjini, Crusher and Bouncer.
So...there you go...now you know more about Skylander then
any person should ever know...we still have a
few more to collect...so if you see me in the store...
watch out...I am a mom on a mission!
Until next time....