Toys of the Eighties, Child Guidance Counting Eggs
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A set of 1 dozen plastic eggs that came in either a yellow or blue container. When opened each egg had a different number (1 -12) of pegs in it. They were made my Child Guidance, but later on were made by Playskool.
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jayme - September 19, 2007 - Report this comment
I never had these but they just look so cool!!
lesat409 - November 25, 2007 - Report this comment
It is unbelievable that these are now selling for almost $100 on ebay! Outrageous! They are the coolest though! I love them and have them for my kids and I think I like them even more then they do!
kim - March 04, 2008 - Report this comment
My Boys had this toy it is the best sadly in a move they have been lost I think the garbage happy husband through them out I have been trying to replace them I can not figure out why they are not made anymore I will not pay 100.00 for them
christine - April 10, 2008 - Report this comment
yes I remember having these! They were so cool! i cant believe they are so much money now!
dianne - June 14, 2008 - Report this comment
The reason these are going for almost $100 on Ebay is because these eggs with the pegs and holes to match can be used as a teaching toy for children with autism. They are hard to find so when someone one lists one on Ebay they become an item that is very much in demand.
Melissa - July 03, 2008 - Report this comment
I have a set of these eggs and I am missing the peg half of the egg for the 3 and the 8 if any one has them and is willing to sell them let me know. melissamaunders@rogers.com
Ducky - July 22, 2008 - Report this comment
This toy was without a DOUBT one of my absolute favorites. I distinctly remember the detail! I was so careful not to lose any of the halves because I knew I wouldn't be able to get another one (it was the only one left on the clearance rack at some cheapy discount store)...yet I still ended up losing the whole damn thing! I have a feeling my mom gave it away :(
caroline - July 18, 2009 - Report this comment
I have this game(set,play): playskool counting eggs but I do not find the rule(ruler), the note? Somebody nice indeed wants to describe her(it) to me, to explain it to me. Thank you in advance. Caroline
bob - August 12, 2009 - Report this comment
hello im a bana
the builder - August 12, 2009 - Report this comment
i also have this game ( set,play ) playskool counting eggs but i do not find the ruler, the note?
Lindsay - November 03, 2009 - Report this comment
Hi - I had these when I was little and now my three year old plays with them. I'm missing the 6 and the 9 - if anyone has them I would love to make up the set again! lindsay.crosbie@lineone.net
Christina - November 21, 2009 - Report this comment
I own these and am now selling them. $100.00 if anyone is interested. zcsenn@yahoo.com I live in Menifee,CA but will ship them for additional $5.00
Alyson - December 28, 2009 - Report this comment
My mother has a tape of me circa 1991 or so with me getting these for x-mas. It blows my mind that they are now going for $100. My mother said the reason she got them for me was because i had a fascination with breaking the real eggs .. so she gave me toy ones :)
Jazz - January 10, 2010 - Report this comment
Oh my God, I had these! I had forgotten all about them until just now!
Nancy - April 18, 2010 - Report this comment
I'm interested in purchasing a "broken" set if it has #12 and #4. email me at fishrman9@aol.com
Colleen - May 14, 2010 - Report this comment
I'm interested in buying a set of these eggs please e-mail if you have a set at a reasonable price.
Zephyr - July 05, 2010 - Report this comment
I'm interested in buying a broken set if it has #7, or just #7. e-mail dmarkevitch@centurytel.net
Jadedoz - September 03, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved playing with these eggs when I was a toddler, I currently have both the original Child Guidance ones from when I was a child and the Playskool set.
Alexis - June 11, 2011 - Report this comment
Just found this today at a thrift store. They cost next to nothing, as I paid by the pound (.59 a pound). I can't believe people would charge $100 for them. Mine are the ones made by Child Guidance. I'm surprised I found a complete set.
Barb - June 12, 2011 - Report this comment
I have these eggs on my grandchildren love them. Unfortunately, the "peg" end on the #2 egg is lost. Any idea where I can get a replacement? tbachman@prodigy.net
Carrie - July 01, 2011 - Report this comment
I have a set that my kids are just going to destroy. We are missing the peg #3 and both parts of 4 & 10. I just wanted to know what people think is a fair price to ask for them. Each or as a set.
Candace - August 25, 2011 - Report this comment
Just came across a complete set in great shape. My daughter loves them! Haven't decided if I should sell them yet. I'd be surprised if I could get $100 for this toy. Crazy! Great toy though!
ryan - August 28, 2011 - Report this comment
I have a set of these eggs in perfect condition and I would the willing to sell them 4 $95 if anybody is interested please contact me my email address is ryanbowen85@gmail.com
Rochelle - November 02, 2011 - Report this comment
I'm looking everywhere for these eggs too, I had a yellow carton set as a little girl (no Idea where I got them) and loved playing kitchen with them. I lost alot of halves though as I was naughty and threw some down the furnace vents and flushed others down the toilet lol. I want to find a set of these for my new son, but no way will I pay $100 and I also would never charge that either.
Lisa - December 18, 2011 - Report this comment
I had these as a child and would love them for my children. Everyone, please go to the Hasbro website and submit a customer comment that we would like to see these brought back http://www.hasbro.com/customer-service/contacts/. It's worked before with companies such as Little Tykes, Step 2, etc. Let's get these made again for our kids!
Angela - December 19, 2011 - Report this comment
I just discovered this thread & wow! I picked up a set in a yellow carton & they are in near mint condition. I found them at a thrift store for $1 and just thought they were so cool. My 4yr old niece loves playing with them and to be honest, I do too. I'm going to take good care of this little treasure now that I know how rare they are!
Ally - March 19, 2012 - Report this comment
My dad just dug these out a few weeks ago for my niece. I remembered them as Memory Eggs and I really don't know why. I think it was because I used to mix up the tops and bottoms for my little sister and she would put them back together because they were all mixed up.
Raymond Trivett - November 02, 2012 - Report this comment
Hi All,I have a full set of these in all but new condition and might be tempted to sell.If interested please email me and I will get back to you in due course triv.bow@o2.co.uk
Aaron - January 18, 2013 - Report this comment
I haven't seen these in years. I wish I still had mine.
Kay Brooks - February 16, 2013 - Report this comment
Mine are missing number 7 half with the pegs (have the half with the holes). If anyone has this I'd be willing to pay reasonable amount. kay_brooks111@hotmail.com
Quattrone k l - May 27, 2014 - Report this comment
I have full set mint kquattrone816@gmail.com make offer
denise - June 29, 2014 - Report this comment
I had this set of eggs for my kids. Have been looking for a set now for my grandson. I found on ebay, like new. I paid 39.00 and I think well worth the money. Still can't believe these are off the market. If looking for a set try garage sales or Good Will. I think a must have, for all children.

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