Doll Play – Build a Snowman


Do you want to build a snowman? Whether you live in a snowy climate or warm one, snowmen are just part of winter in general. They are super easy to make doll sized using what ever you have on hand! Chrissa and Camille had fun building their snowman in the field. First, gather your snowman [...]

Happy Dollidays Reader Photo Contest

Happy Dollidays Reader Photo Contest

It’s time for another reader photo contest! I just love the holidays and setting up scenes with the dolls is just too much fun. Chrissa, Alex and Saila are decorating the purple tree in the My Girls Dollhouse attic and Chrissa seems to be having issues with the garland today. We want to see your [...]

The Queen’s Treasures Bedroom Doll Trunk

The Queen's Treasures Bedroom Trunk

If you are looking for a single piece of doll furniture that can act as storage, is portable and has loads of play value this holiday season, take a look at The Queen’s Treasures Pink Bedroom Trunk – its awesome.  The Queen’s Treasures did send us this piece to review and it has become one [...]

Star Doll Dress Up from PenPalGirls with Sonali

Star Doll Dress from PenPalGirls

Over the weekend I took Sonali outside for a photoshoot featuring the Star Doll Dress Up outfit from PenPalGirls. I have decided that the fall afternoon sunshine can be very tricky to work with. I managed to find some good spots in the garden to pose Sonali. I like this photo because you can see [...]

Giveaway: Springfield Baking Gift Set & Mystery Outfits – ENDED

Springfield Doll Outfit Giveaway

UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations Gracie! Please check your inbox! It is time to mix things up a bit and have some fun with this next giveaway! Springfield Dolls just came out with a bunch of fun new outfits and sets that they sent for us to review. They also sent us a Baking Gift [...]

It’s a Popcorn & Movie Blog Hop Kind of a Craft & Giveaway


When Laura sends you a box of random goodies and a few instructions, you just know it is going to be fun. This latest challenge is all about getting creative with a popcorn box and creating some fun family memories – and the best part – you can enter to win some cool prizes that [...]

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 [...]

DreamWorld Collections Fall Fashions Giveaway – ENDED

Dreamworld Collections Giveaway

UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations Chrissa Marie! Please check your inbox! Do your dolls need some new outfits for their fall wardrobe? We have teamed up with our friends at DreamWorld Collections for a fun giveaway in celebration of fall. One lucky winner will win all three of these doll outfits! Let’s take a look [...]

Giveaway: 5-Piece Outfit from Kitt’s Kloset on Etsy – ENDED

Giveaway from Kitt's Kloset on Etsy

UPDATED WITH A WINNER!! Congratulations Kathy, please check your inbox! Now doesn’t Chrissa look adorable in this outfit? This set was made by Kitt’s Doll Kloset on Etsy and consists of the pink dress, green capri leggings, green crocs, pink sunglasses and pink bag. I think Chrissa is a ready for a summer day full [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – Let’s Get Cooking!

Camp Doll Diaries - Let's Get Cooking

One of the most fun things to add to doll play is doll food which is the main point of this week’s Camp Doll Diaries theme, “Let’s Get Cooking!” Our friends at Sophia’s Heritage/My Doll’s Life are the primary sponsor this week – and you will certainly understand why by the time the week is [...]

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 [...]

Camp Doll Diaries Week 5 – Land I Love

Doll Visor

With both Canada Day and the USA’s Independence Day this week, it is the perfect week to show off your patriotism. Even if you are not from the US or Canada, feel free to adjust our activities to reflect your heritage or homeland!  Bree welcomes Isabelle to the registration table and shows her the activities [...]

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 [...]

Giveaway: Patriotic Outfit by GiGi’s Doll Creations – ENDED

Patriotic Doll Outfit Giveaway

UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations Dev Vol – please check your inbox! Happy Memorial Day!! Thank you to all the brave men and women who have served and have helped to keep our country free! This summer as part of the Camp Doll Diaries fun, we have a TON of awesome giveaways lined up! To [...]

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 [...]

An American Girl: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight Available for Pre-Order

An American Girl: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight

Are you excited about “An American Girl: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight” – the American Girl of the Year movie that comes out this summer? The movie stars Erin Pitt as Isabelle, Grace Davidson as Jade and Saara Chaudry as Chloe. The movie is available for pre-order now from Amazon and is scheduled for release [...]

Throwback Thursday – From the Doll Diaries Vault


So I had planned for us to do a Throwback Thursday with the picnic theme this week, but I only got two submissions, so I decided we could have fun and take a look back at some photos from way back in the early days of Doll Diaries. I started this site in the fall [...]

Throwback Thursday – American Girl Nicki


I bet you thought I forgot about Throwback Thursday this week!! Well, I didn’t – today was just super busy. We are taking a look back at retired American Girl of the Year 2007 Nicki. These first three photos are from Janet: Nicki in her Meet Outfit. Her Meet Outfit consists a white bodysuit, fake [...]

Caroline’s Short Story


It’s time for another guest post from one of our readers – this one is from Caroline. American Girl Park was having a pajama day. All girls are allowed to go in their pajamas. The day before Isabelle visited a orphanage and she felt bad for the little children so she decide to raise money [...]

Sunday Showcase for April 13

Beautiful Alexandria for Dolldiaries

It looks like it has been another great week for you and your dolls! Thanks to all who have sent photos in – and welcome to all the new contributors this week. I am so impressed with the wide variety of dolls we get to feature this week – LOVE IT!! From Caroline - My doll [...]