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 [...]

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

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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 [...]