Throwback Thursday – GOTY Chrissa and Friends

Throwback Thursday – GOTY Chrissa and Friends

Chrissa – American Girl’s GOTY 2009 – is one of my personal favorites. I love the doll, her story and her movie. Chrissa is the only GOTY that had also had two friends as part of her collection. Gwen and Sonali are also very beautiful and versatile...
Side by Side – McKenna, Grace and Chrissa

Side by Side – McKenna, Grace and Chrissa

We have had quite a few requests via various channels for a side by side comparison of Grace, McKenna and Chrissa. Natalie was nice enough to take a few minutes this afternoon and get photos for me. American Girl GOTY 2012 McKenna modeling Grace’s meet outfit;...

Chrissa’s Snow Adventure and Outfit Review

Hey girls! It’s Natalie again and today I took Chrissa out in the snow. She jumped at the chance to play in the cold and ran to put on her new outfit, the photography outfit from MiniMeDollyDivas. Yes, Chrissa is my junior photographer.  I told her to grab her...
Chrissa’s Remembrance Flower

Chrissa’s Remembrance Flower

Two women outside the grocery store were handing out these handmade poppy flowers. Chrissa likes hers so much she wore her flower print dress. It would be easy to make doll size out of either red felt or foam and a pipe cleaner. This photo is courtesy of Madelon. And...
Chrissa Enjoys a Pretzel on National Pretzel Day

Chrissa Enjoys a Pretzel on National Pretzel Day

Did you know today is National Pretzel Day? Madelon reminded me of it this morning and Chrissa is enjoying a pretzel already after her early morning swim practice.  It is easy to make a pretzel with polymer clay. Add a few touches of white for salt. Check your local...
Matilda and Chrissa’s Olympic Excitement

Matilda and Chrissa’s Olympic Excitement

Today is such an exciting day in my world – the Olympic flame was lit earlier today in Greece marking to official countdown to the 2012 Olympic Games in London. England’s own Matilda is doing a little time travel from her Tudor era to now so she can get in...
Chrissa Wishes You Happy Cinco de Mayo

Chrissa Wishes You Happy Cinco de Mayo

Chrissa says “Happy Cinco de Mayo!!” Madelon sent in this photo of Chrissa dressed in her hat and serape that she got at a craft fair. I think Chrissa looks like she is ready for fun! If your dolls are having a Cinco de Mayo fest today, don’t forget...
Chrissa’s Reminder

Chrissa’s Reminder

Chrissa was out working in the garden today when she realized that the “It’s Only Natural” Reader Photo contest for April closes on April 22 – Earth Day. She wants you to be sure and get your photos in! Go to this post – April Reader...
Chrissa is Thrilled

Chrissa is Thrilled

Just having a little fun with the anticipation of the American Girl of the Year 2012, McKenna Brooks, who is a gymnast… I have two daughters – one is a swimmer and one is a gymnast. Our Chrissa doll (a swimmer) is anxiously awaiting the arrival of her big...