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I love to collect Beanie Boos

Kidsday reporter Madison Duffy with her Beanie Boos

Kidsday reporter Madison Duffy with her Beanie Boos collection Photo Credit: Family

What kind of big collections do you have?

My younger sister, Meeka, and I have been collecting Beanie Boos. We’ve collected 228 Beanie Boos. I’ve been collecting since I was 6.

Imagine how much money that is? Our rooms are filled with Beanie Boos. I figure they’re worth $1,368. We have all different sizes and different animals. We used them often, but now they are just for show.

I used to draw the Beanie Boos and hang them on my wall. I love animals, so when we saw them my sister and I asked our mom if we could get them. She got two of them for both of us. Then every time a new one came out, we got it. As we got older, we got fewer. But we probably have more than most kids do.

For the holidays, my sister and I found Christmas Beanie Boos in our stockings. For Easter, we found Beanie Boo Bunnies. We got them even on Halloween.

My sister wants to get more, but I think we have enough now that I am 10 and my sister is 9.

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