Sunday Showcase December 14


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


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


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 [...]

Doll Of The Week – Mini American Girl Rebecca


Karen here and I have been a huge fan of the 6 inch mini dolls since first finding them in the Seattle American Girl Store in 2011. My First 6 inch American Girl Doll was Rebecca. She is my favorite.  I originally bought the 6 inch doll as I really wanted to buy the 18 [...]

Sunday Showcase for November 23

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So…. it has been one crazy, busy week here again! I know I had said we would do a Reader Photo Contest for November, but between Natalie having tech week for A Christmas Carol and appointments for Megan and her foot, it is just not going to happen! I will start working on something fun [...]

Sunday Showcase for November 16


Good morning everyone – I hope you had a great week. Things have been a bit crazy here (when are they not?) with a trip to the ER with Megan – she broke her ankle and is now sporting a fabulous pink cast – and its Tech Week for Natalie – a week of serious [...]

Sunday Showcase for November 9

Ready for the Veterans Day Celebration

I hope everyone had a great week!! From the looks of everyone’s photos, the dolls had a great week! Ready for the Veterans Celebration! From Becky W. From Rachel D. - The dolls threw a party on November 5th to celebrate Elizabeth’s birthday! From Cordelia – Katherine and Rose are happy to be in their classroom [...]

Sunday Showcase for October 26

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Are your dolls having lots of outdoor adventures this fall? Are they getting ready for the Dolloween Parade? We always like to see what fun you are having – let’s take a look at this week’s reader photos. From Jenny – We are huge American Girl fans and Frozen fans, so doing this project has [...]

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 [...]