Tracy Brown Hamilton is an American writer, editor and journalist based in Amsterdam, where she lives with her Irish husband and their three young children. Her work has appeared in the Atlantic.com, Salon.com, Time Out Amsterdam, Babble.com and the Irish Times, among other places.
What was your favorite childhood toy?
I got my first Smurf when I was 6 years old, and over the years built a rather shockingly large collection--which my
children and nephews now enjoy.