Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending February 14

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Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!! I am enjoying a quiet morning catching up on my reading and prepping some fun posts for later this weekend. And while I am thinking about it – don’t forget to send in your Throwback Thursday photos of Felicity and Elizabeth for this week! Maxine from MyDollBestFriend went to Toy Fair [...]

Sunday Showcase for February 8

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Good morning!! So, you have heard me say that things have been crazy around here before, but we moved this weekend and don’t have internet hooked back up yet, so yes, things have been a bit crazy. I am hoping that by Tuesday I will have internet again and won’t have to go to Starbucks [...]

Sunday Showcase for February 1

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Happy Sunday Showcase Day! The dolls have definitely had some good adventures this week – take a look: Merida had a tree climbing adventure this week! From Lauren. From Peace - Elisabeth, as a pioneer, enjoying a beautiful day! Elisabeth is a Gotz doll and she is gorgeous! Trying on our friends’ clothes! From Vivienne From Rachel [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending January 31

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Wow – where did January go? It seems like yesterday we were at the AG store for Grace’s debut! I have had fun catching up on my reading this morning and here are a few of my favorites from the week. SimplyDollightful had a wonderful snow day this week and her dolls look like they [...]

What’s Your Story? A Fun Challenge

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It has been a while since we have had the Doll Diaries readers participate in creating a story from a picture.  So I will provide a story, but do not read it – just look at the picture and create your own story in the comments section, then come back to the picture and read [...]

Sunday Showcase for January 25th

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Apologies for not having Sunday Showcase last week. I had good intentions of getting it posted while I was on my flight to the west coast and was actually looking forward to using the in flight wi-fi and being super productive, but I forgot to charge my laptop which made it totally useless! Today’s Sunday [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending January 17

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Happy Saturday! I hope you had a great week. Thanks to all who have been sharing the links to their blogs and giving me suggestions as to what sites to feature in this series! I love reading all of them. I just LOVE this hairstyle that SmallDollsinaBigWorld did on Jamie for her Soft as Snow [...]

Sunday Showcase for January 11

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Good morning everyone! I hope you are enjoying your weekend. It looks like the dolls had some exciting adventures this week – take a look: From Shelby-Grace: Here is another picture of my new doll, Nora! I’m so happy to have gotten her before she retired! I hope you were able to get all the pieces [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending January 10

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Good morning! Thanks to all of you who shared the links to your blogs last week – it was nice to have some new reading this week. Here are a few of my favorite posts this week. Carrot and Claire shows you how to make the most adorable snowman pillow for your dolls using felt [...]

Victoria’s DIY Dance Armoire

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One of our readers, Kelli and her husband made a dance armoire for their daughter’s dolls this Christmas. Here are a few of the photos. *** For Christmas I got a Dance Armoire for Isabelle!  My mom and dad designed it to look like Isabelle’s dance studio.  They used an old American Girl Doll retired [...]

Sunday Showcase for January 4th

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Updated – I just found a few extra entries that had been missed! Apologies. I have added them to the post. Welcome to another edition of Sunday Showcase! For all our new friends or those who have recently found Doll Diaries, we welcome readers to send in their favorite photo each week so the entire [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending January 3

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Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a great week and based on all the photos of new dolls and their accessories I am seeing from doll lovers on Instagram, Facebook and in blogs, it was a great week! I’m catching up on my reading this morning before heading out for a full day of [...]

Mini Story – Friends from Around the World

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As we wrap up 2014, how best to spend time but with old and new friendships and a little shopping?  So let’s take a look at what the girls are doing … Maria and Isabelle are enjoying the new furniture which is a combination of the AG cozy lounge chair and table set as well [...]

Sunday Showcase for December 28

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Good morning! I can’t believe that today is the last Sunday Showcase of 2014 – I’m sure next week’s Sunday Showcase will be filled with photos of Grace and New Year’s adventures. But first, let’s see what your dolls were up to this week. From Fawn – Merry Christmas! “For unto us a Child is [...]

Doll Diaries Picks of the Week

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Do you know what I have really missed these past few crazy months? I have missed reading all the other doll blogs and sharing them with you! I finally got a chance to just chill out yesterday and I had a lot of fun catching up on all my reading. There were so many great [...]

Sunday Showcase for December 21

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So, who is done with school for a few weeks? My kids are and they are having fun spending time with friends and having adventures already! For those of you who have sent in photos for the Dollidays Reader Photo Contest and don’t see them posted yet, I am still working through all the entries. [...]

Sunday Showcase December 14

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Good morning! What do you have planned for the day? We are going to set up the Christmas tree as a family and then Natalie and I are going to be putting together three special doll packages for a local family in need who have three girls. I am loving all the photos you are [...]

Our Generation Accessory Packs and More Review

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The details with the new accessories for our dolls are awesome!  Recently we have had some terrific deals from several of our manufactures, so lets take a look …… Maxine is wearing the 2014 Winter American Girl Pajamas which was recently part of the AG daily deals.  They are one of my favorite Winter PJs, [...]

Sunday Showcase for December 7

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I hope you had a great week!  We have been busy here getting ready for the holiday and I think the thing I am most looking forward to is my son coming home from college this week! The girls and I did some crafting last night and I have a fun craft to share with [...]

Sunday Showcase for November 30

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Wow oh wow – it’s the last day of November already!! One month left in this year. One month left for Isabelle. And one month until the American Girl of the Year for 2015 is introduced to us. So much fun and excitement on the way! But first,  let’s take a look at what the [...]