Doll of the Day Disney Toddler Merida


Ever get that “how can I resist that face?” feeling when you walk into a store with dolls? Yes, I know you do! This past weekend after Natalie’s swim meet we stopped in the outlet mall and while Megan was braving Forever 21, Natalie and I stopped over to the Disney Outlet – why I […]

Disney Store Limited Edition Merida 18″ Doll

Disney Store Limited Edition 18" Merida doll

While I am patiently waiting for other companies to release their licensed versions of Merida, the newest star in the Disney line up, I have to say that this Limited Edition Merida Doll from the Disney Store is pretty nice! She is certainly not a play doll and stands 18″ tall – but is not […]

Kanani’s New Role

Merida and Elinor

In anticipation of the Disney/Pixar movie BRAVE coming out tomorrow, our Madame Alexander Favorite Friends doll who we named McKayla and Kanani are dressed in Medieval gowns from Carpatina and are playing the roles of Merida and her Mother, Queen Elinor. In the movie Queen Elinor has her long hair split into two low ponytails […]

Brandy’s Custom American Girl Merida and BRAVE Movie Review

Custom Merida doll made from an American Girl doll

The first part of this post is a guest post by one of our readers, Brandy, who has made her own version of Merida from BRAVE and how she made her. The second part of the post is my review of the movie BRAVE after seeing the pre-screening last week. The Making of Brandy’s American […]

Wilde Wednesday Tribute to BRAVE

Aine Elle

Have you noticed that I am just a little excited about the premiere of the Disney Pixar movie BRAVE? We are going to a screening of the movie tomorrow night and I just can’t wait. Using two of the medieval gowns I have from Carpatina, we headed out to the garden to take some BRAVE […]

Printable BRAVE Activities

Printable Brave maze activity

On Thursday we get to go see Disney/Pixar’s BRAVE at the theater in a special pre-screening showing. Can you say EXCITED??? I think I am more excited about the movie than the kids are. I was sent some printable BRAVE activities to share with my readers – so print away and get your BRAVE on, […]

Disney’s Brave Reminds Me Of Carpatina

Brave Merida Disney

I just saw the trailer for the movie Brave that is coming out in June and all I could think the entire time was Carpatina, Carpatina, they need to make a doll for the lead character Merida, Carpatina!! Don’t you think she would make a stunning doll??? I do! I mean, that gorgeous curly red […]