Sunday Showcase for October 19


Good morning everyone! Thanks again to all who sent in photos this week – it looks like the dolls have had some fun adventures. From Kristen L.- Mini Elizabeth and Mini Beforever Samantha have a mini tea party! From Paula – Kit, Felicity and Samantha all dressed up for tricks or treats. From Madelon – [...]

Sunday Showcase for October 12


It is time for everyone’s favorite feature of the week! Sunday Showcase. In case you are new to Doll Diaries, Sunday Showcase is a way for doll fans around the world to share their favorite photo of their doll(s) for the week. Everyone is welcome to participate – just check out the instructions at the [...]

Sunday Showcase for October 5


Good morning everyone! I hope you and your dolls had a great week. Let’s see what they were up to this week. From Pine Valley Girls Club- We had the oppurtunity to borrow a Caroline this past week. She is such as beautiful doll! We dressed her up in a combination of Addy’s clothing. Isn’t the [...]

October Instagram Challange!


Karen here and I had so much fun at Camp Doll Diaries this year with the June and July photo challenges that I asked Char if we could please do it again for October. Join in the fun with our October  Instagram Challenge! We give shout-outs to our favorites and at the end of the [...]

Sunday Showcase for September 28


Good morning! By the time you are reading this we will be at AGPNY having brunch – I will post a few photos on Facebook and Instagram, too. Let’s see what your dolls have been up to all week. From Fawn – September is Hispanic Heritage Month.  Josey is all dressed up in her camisa [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending September 27


Oh happy day!! This morning I am catching up on my reading and sharing my picks with you while the girls and I are on a train to NYC for a weekend of fun to celebrate Megan’s Sweet 16. We will be at AGPNY on Sunday morning if anyone wants to say hi!  Now to [...]

Sunday Showcase for September 22


Happy Sunday! I just want to thank Karen again for coming in to Vancouver yesterday to meet me (and make some new friends) and for then putting together that wonderful post that captured our visit so perfectly. Let’s take a look at the fun your dolls have had this week. From Shelly – Celeste using [...]

Sunday Showcase for September 14


What adventures did your dolls have this week? Based on all these great photos, I would say everyone had a great week. From Fawn – After only one week in the 4th grade, Lydia comes down with a temperature and the sniffles.  Mommy keeps her home from school for a little TLC. A box of [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending September 13

Girl Scout Uniforms for American Girl Dolls

Good morning everyone! I hope you had a great week. Mine was super busy but ended on a great note – Natalie had an audition for her theater group’s fall production and she did such an amazing job – and she got a call back. We will keep you posted and may  have to do [...]

Cordelia’s Dance Studio


I am still working on the Doll Diaries Picks of the Week post, but in the meantime, enjoy these photos of Cordelia’s Dance Studio. ***   Here is Katherine showing a delighted Rose the surprise she, with a little help from me, prepared for Rose while Rose was away for a sleepover. The idea and instructions for making the [...]

Sunday Showcase for September 7


I know I am  not alone when I say that Sunday Showcase is my favorite post of the week – it it just so much fun to see the creativity and talent our readers have! Thanks to everyone who sends pictures in each week – you really are appreciated and for those of you who [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending September 6


I love waking up early on Saturday mornings (even though I don’t have to) to relax with a cup of coffee, the dog curled up at my feet and my laptop to catch up on all my doll related reading for the week. Here are a few of my favorites this week. What a gorgeous [...]

Photostory – An Afternoon on the Prairie


This is a guest photo story from Linda. *** It was a beautiful day on the prairie when Mary said ” Laura, get ready to go get potatoes for diner. It’s a surprise for Ma and Pa.” After Mary fixed baby Carrie’s bottle they were off. Mary was counting the potatoes when she asked Laura what she was [...]

Sunday Showcase for August 31


I hope everyone has had a great week! I can’t believe summer is over and we go back to regular schedules, afterschool activities and homework on Tuesday! Are you looking forward to anything new this fall? I am. I am so excited that I am going to be teaching a few hours a week again. [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending August 30


Good morning!! The doll world is definitely still buzzing about the BeForever launch, and I still have more photos to post, but first I had to get caught up on my reading for the week and want to share my picks with you. Clarisse is ready to go back to school and she will definitely [...]

Sunday Showcase for August 24


Good morning everyone! I hope you have had a great week. How many of you have already gone back to school? My girls don’t start school until after Labor Day so this week will be our last week of summer vacation. Hopefully Natalie can get a bunch of photography done this week because once school [...]

Sunday Showcase for August 17


Good morning everyone! I hope you had a great week. It is a HUGE day for us today. I am driving with my son to get him settled at college – on one hand I am beyond happy for him and oh, so proud, and at the same time I am sad he is going. [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending August 16


Happy Saturday everyone! If you still have Sunday Showcase photos to send in, you need to get them in by 6 pm this evening to be included. I will be traveling all day tomorrow as I take my son to college and will be getting the post done ahead of time. Don’t you just love [...]

Sunday Showcase for August 10th


Good morning everyone! I hope you are having a great weekend. It looks like the dolls had a great week! From Shannon - Abby is proud of her ribbon she won at the fair. From Fawn – The first Sunday in August was National Doll Day.  The girls celebrate the day visiting under the pecan tree with their [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending August 9


Good morning everyone!! I still have to finish putting together week 9 & 10 Camp Memories posts and I have lots of prizes to mail out still, but I think I am getting closer to being caught up … maybe  Let’s take a look at some of my favorite posts this week. Our kids don’t [...]