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 [...]

Sunday Showcase August 3

Ania at the seaside

Thanks to all who sent in photos for this week’s Sunday Showcase – I know you missed it last week and I am happy to share all the doll adventures for the week. From Kristen L.- June 30th was Molly’s birthday, and since Kanani and I recently visited Hawaii, we decided to throw Molly a [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending August 2

baking10 (1 of 1)

That’s right, I’m finally really back! We flew to Denver on July 22 to stay with family then Megan and I flew to San Jose, CA to go to a conference for a few days then we went back to Denver and then back to Virginia. It was a fantastic trip but it took me [...]

Sunday Showcase for July 20


Good morning everyone! I hope you are having a great weekend. I am busy, busy trying to get everything prepped for my trip this week.  The kids and I going to Colorado to visit their cousins and I have to go to California for a few days in there, too, for a conference. It is [...]

Doll Diaries Picks for the Week Ending July 12


Good morning everyone! I just finished catching up on some reading and have quite a  few favorites to share with you.  I’ve missed Jen and Zoey’s posts at AG Doll Play – but they’ve been a little busy! Anyhow, they’re back and they did a post on their latest addition – Lanie. Lovely photos as [...]

Sunday Showcase for July 6


Good afternoon everyone! I hope you have been enjoying your weekend. It looks like the dolls have had some great adventures this week… From Maggie P - Saige is wearing an amazing dress from Etsy shop RainbowLilyDesigns. It’s a recreation dress of one that Arwen wore in the the last Lord of the Rings movie. The [...]

Throwback Thursday – Red White and Blue Edition


Happy almost July 4th! We started celebrating Independence Day last weekend by going to our local fireworks celebration and I know there are others this weekend. For this week’s Throwback Thursday post we are taking a look at retired red, white and blue doll outfits and accessories. From Heather H – Here is Kirsten and [...]

Sunday Showcase for June 29


Where is the Camp Memories post? It will show up later today – I had planned on posting it yesterday but the weather was so nice and our little town did its fireworks celebration yesterday that we decided to stop what we were doing around the house and head out to the fireworks. It was [...]

Sunday Showcase for June 22


Good morning! Thanks to all who have been sending in photos for our Camp Memories posts and our Sunday Showcase posts  - we just love seeing all the doll adventures and creativity! From Keely – Rebecca loves summer and is going to be practicing her routine. From Malia –  We received the boat and fishing [...]

Doll Diaries Picks of the Week Ending June 21


Good morning everyone! It was so nice to be able to just relax this morning and catch up on my reading.  Here are some of my favorites for the week. Seriously, how cute are these little converse style doll shoes made by Kaitlyn over at the American Girl Fan blog this week. She even shows [...]

Sunday Showcase for June 15th

Dorothy and Alice (6) small

Happy Father’s Day to all the awesome Dads who help build doll houses, make the trek to American Girl, and are there for us everyday!  It has been a long few weeks and I am really looking forward to things slowing down a bit as we head into summer. Natalie has one final performance for [...]

Sunday Showcase for June 8


Good morning everyone!! I hope you are  having a great weekend. Let’s take a look at what the dolls did all week. From Beth - Anne is ready for summer! She loves all the beautiful flowers! From Cordelia - Katherine and Rose have arrived with their luggage and are registering for Camp Doll Diaries. Both dolls are [...]

Bewitched by Paola Reina

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Have you ever looked at a doll, and wondered if you could change her look?  Well that is exactly what happened when I first saw “Brujita”  which means “Little Witch” in Spanish.   I first saw Brujita over a year ago, but she was not available in the USA.  After Toy Fair when we found out [...]

Doll Diaries Picks of the Week Ending June 7


After probably one of the busiest weeks of my life (recitals, awards, ceremonies, my son’s high school graduation, and Camp Doll Diaries), I enjoyed taking some time this morning to catch up on all the news in the doll world while taking a breath before the second busiest week of my life (tech week and [...]

Sunday Showcase for June 1

Kit Grad and Family

Good morning!! I hope everyone had a fabulous week. Let’s see what adventures your dolls had this past week. From Angela – Today, Sunday June 1, 2014, Margaret Mildred Kittredge, Graduated High School with me today. She is surrounded by Ruthie, Kanani, McKenna, Lilly-May, and Saige. From Bethany M - Kit’s all ready for summer boookwise. She [...]

Tea for Two? – Mini Photo Story

1 Sunday tea for two

Sunday afternoons are my favorite times of the week, so it seems Alma and Lidia have found the perfect thing to do……. Alma and Lidia had Sunday afternoon tea and pastries.  As I grabbed my camera I saw Alma holding the tongs to pick up a pastry, while Lidia is pouring  a cup of  tea,  [...]

Sunday Showcase for May 25

McD Isabelle

I hope everyone is having a great weekend! We are off for an adventure today, but first, let’s take a look at what everyone’s dolls have been up to this week. From Linda - To honor our service men and women this Memorial Day, A BIG THANK YOU!!!!!!! From Fawn – My husband made this playhouse for [...]

Doll Diaries Picks of the Week Ending May 24

Isabelle Happy Meal toys

Happy weekend everyone! I hope you have lots of fun plans. On the way home from rehearsal last night, Natalie and I stopped at McDonald’s and picked up a few of the new Isabelle Happy Meal toys. You don’t have to buy the food – we got McFlurry’s and bought the toys separately. Our McDonald’s [...]

Alma’s Adventure – Mini Photo Story

1 Alma tells her story

Hi Doll Diaries readers, my name is Alma and I love adventures.  The nice lady spoils me so much, I get to go shopping and pick out my own clothes.  I heard that Alma! says the nice lady….. So for today’s adventure this is what I picked to wear.  It is so comfy and stylish!  [...]