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Camp Doll Diaries Week 6 – Ancient Empires Fun With Hieroglyphic Doodles

This week is going to be so much fun at Camp Doll Diaries as we explore Ancient Empires!  Today Grace dressed up in her goddess toga(really a torn up and tied white t-shirt!!)  and created her own fun with hieroglyphic doodles. Don’t you think Grace makes a beautiful ancient goddess?  I think she looks like [...]

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Camp Doll Diaries Week 5 Memories

Sorry for the delay in getting this week’s Camp Doll Diaries Memories posted – but I’m sure you were busy all weekend with picnics, parades and showing off your patriotism, too. Camp Doll Diaries Week 5 Posts: Camp Doll Diaries Week 5 – Picnics, Parades and Patriotism! Patriotic Doll Hairstyle Let’s Make Parade Ready Headbands [...]

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Sunday Showcase for July 5

I hope everyone has had a fabulous July 4th weekend!! We have had sooooo much fun visiting with family and friends – which is why the Week 5 Memories post is not ready yet – and the Sunday Showcase is later in the day than usual. The Week 5 Memories post will not be ready [...]

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Patriotic Party Garland and a Giveaway

What a fun week it has been getting ready for the long Fourth of July weekend.  To celebrate, I created this adorable patriotic party garlard! To make it you simply tear fabric into 1/2 inch strips and tie the strips all to a piece of ribbon.  The length of the strips depends on how long [...]

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Fourth of July Fireworks- Photo Story

Hey! Natalie here with a new photo story for you! Sonali and Chrissa went to watch the fireworks. Let’s see what happened… “Isn’t this nice? Oh! That one was shaped like a heart!” Sonali exclaimed while watching the fireworks. “Yeah it is alright. I wish there was one shaped like a soccer ball!” Chrissa replied. [...]

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Throwback Thursday is Red White and Blue

Are you ready to celebrate the red, white and blue this weekend? Since this week’s camp theme is all about patriotism, picnics and parades, it is perfect for the Throwback Thursday theme, too! Our Bitty Baby in her Patriotic Cheer outfit. Our dolls in 2012 having a 4th of July parade. From Madelon - Felicity in [...]

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Mini Firecracker Decorations

Morgan has a new festive decoration in the doll house! These mini firecrackers are inspired by a decoration I had growing up. Depending on what you have on hand you can make it out of wood, like the original, or you can craft it out of paper and buttons. Either way these firecrackers make a [...]

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Let’s Make Parade Ready Headbands

Karen here and July 1st is Canada’s Birthday. We have a Canada Day Parade where I live and we dress in our most comfortable red and whites to attend the parade and day of fun activities as we celebrate our Nations Birthday. This year is Canada’s 148th birthday! I made my dolls some fun headbands [...]

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Patriotic Doll Hairstyle

Guest counselor Anna Catherine has the perfect hair accessory to keep your dolls’ hair neat and festive for all the picnics and parades this week. *** Hello! I’m Anna Catherine from The Disney Dolls. I’ll be today’s guest counselor! Punzie and I are going to show you how to get a hairstyle that will keep [...]

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A Quick Trip to AGDC

Yesterday we decided to head up to the American Girl store at Tyson’s to check out the new AG release for ourselves. Shortly after arriving we got a wonderful surprise – our good friend Madelon came to join us for some shopping. It was great to get caught up and to compare notes as we [...]

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Camp Doll Diaries Week 5 – Picnics, Parades and Patriotism!

Let’s kick off Patriotic Week with a Party!  And since this week’s sponsor is ShopLauraKelly.com, we are going to use some of her printables as our inspiration piece.   This party could not have come together without the amazing printable from Laura Kelly.  The printable I used was her Patriotic Flower Party.  You can find [...]

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Sunday Showcase for June 28

Good morning! I am getting today’s Sunday Showcase up early this morning because we are headed up to AGDC to check out the latest release for ourselves. I will post photos on our Facebook and Instagram while we are there and then I will do a post later today with a recap. Now on to [...]

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Camp Doll Diaries Week 4 Memories

So how much fun was this week? Did you think Grace was going to win the Bakery Battle or were you rooting for Kanani? Let’s take a look back at this week at Camp Doll Diaries. Camp Doll Diaries Week 4 Posts: Camp Doll Diaries Bakery Battles Doll Sized Cupcakes Make a Food Station for [...]

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Bakery Battles: Who Wins?

Hey there! What a fun week we have had. Today we learn who won the Bakery Battle, here we go! “Let’s meet our judges. On the left we have Cali, she is a three time Bakery Battles winner, and on the right is Ruthie. Ruthie is the proud owner of Dolls Delightful Doughnut Shoppe. Along with our [...]

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An American Girl – Grace Stirs Up Success Movie Review

Hi there! It is Natalie and today I have a special review on Grace’s movie – officially titled An American Girl – Grace Stirs Up Success, so let’s go ahead and begin. I want to start off saying how fun this movie was! I loved the story line and bright colors and the beautiful scenery. [...]

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Create a Doll Cookie Care Package

Camp Doll Diaries Campers love getting care packages from home!  And they LOVE getting sweet treats!  Today’s Bakery Battle theme is Sugar Cookies and I am going to show you how I created cookies using Sculpey Clay. Inspiration for the cookies in this care package came from Cheryl’s Cookies.  It is always a must to [...]