Our 13th Christmas of Corolle

It’s our 13th Christmas of Corolle dolls here, and we couldn’t be more excited. Nothing can explain the magic that happens with kiddo meets baby and they become beloved friends in an instant.

American Girl Traditions

American Girl Traditions

It’s that time of year! Time to start all your American Girl Traditions and make this Christmas even more merry. We decked our halls with Truly Me #88 and loved every minute of it.

PLAYMOBIL advent calendars

These PLAYMOBIL advent calendars aren’t just for displaying in December. These toys will become a beloved part of their everyday play.

Exploring the ’80s with Courtney Moore from American Girl

'80s Courtney Moore from American Girl

Love the ’80s? Well, then you’re going to want every single item in the new BeForever line. Introducing Courtney Moore from American Girl, the newest historical doll and an homage to my childhood of the ’80s. See our doll photo shoot that had us creating a mall for the dolls to shop at.

Extended play with the new American Girl kitchen

American Girl Kitchen with child 2

If you’re looking for extended play value, you’ve found it. Introducing the brand new American Girl kitchen that can take your child’s imaginative play to the next level, and has so many ways to bond and play together,

DIY miniature fairy swings

RR Maileg mice on swing

DIY miniature fairy swings for toys, fairy gardens, and more. We crafted these for our Maileg Mouse house, but they can be used for play or display.

Corolle dolls: a friend you can count on

Corolle Walk 3

I’ve said it for years and I’ll say it again: Corolle dolls aren’t just any old baby doll – they are best friends. The snuggle of a Corolle doll has gotten my kids through all their childhood fears and the baby dolls they fall in love with remain beloved friends even after they grow out of the typical doll stage. Now, more than ever, we need simple pleasures and the reminder that things will be okay again

Joss Kendrick: 2020 Girl of the Year from American Girl

Joss Kendrick AG in girl's arms

I know I say that every American Girl doll is gorgeous, and I’m not incorrect in that assertion. But, even keeping that in mind, Joss is still pretty special. Her long brown hair and brown eyes are unique in the doll world, and I love it. She arrives wearing a swimsuit, hoodie, sandals, and shorts and even includes two removable hearing aids in a case that you can place in her right ear as well as her book.

Julie’s Pinball Machine from American Girl

American Girl pinball machine couple

We love when doll accessories are also toys the kids can play with – even without the dolls. Such is the case with Julie’s new Pinball Machine from American Girl that actually works. It’s amazing fun to play with, even without a doll in sight.