What Would Samantha Have Read?

What Would Samantha Have Read?

Karen here. I have been thinking about the American Girl Historical Characters recently and wondering with the release of Maryellen, what a day in the life of each girl was like and what activities she would have most likely enjoyed. Thinking about Samantha and her...
Danger In Paris. A Beforever Book Review By Karen

Danger In Paris. A Beforever Book Review By Karen

Karen here and today I am sharing my book review of the new Samantha Beforever Mystery Danger in Paris. I am a huge fan of the Mystery books that American Girl publishes and I especially love the Samantha line of mysteries. I have read them all. Truth be told they...
Getting Ready for Summer – modkid Summer Fun Style

Getting Ready for Summer – modkid Summer Fun Style

We are getting ready for a summer in style and Doll Diaries is so super lucky to be a part of the modkid Summer Fun Blog Tour featuring this really fun beach bag accessory.  I sewed the beach bag (actually two inside-out matching ones so each of my girls would have...
Author Valerie Tripp at American Girl DC

Author Valerie Tripp at American Girl DC

Madelon here! Earlier this week we visited the American Girl store at Tyson’s Corner (also known as the DC store) where author Valerie Tripp was signing autographs. According to Valerie Tripp’s website, she is the author of 31 American Girl doll books...
Nicky Epstein Knits for Dolls

Nicky Epstein Knits for Dolls

So, I have been trying to teach myself to knit for just over a year now – why? Because I want to be able to knit some really cute things for our dolls. When I was given the opportunity to review the new book by Nicky Epstein, Knits for Dolls, 25 Fun, Fabulous...