Planning For Boston | Updates and More

Hi!

I will be going on a trip to Boston a week from today! Every year, My mum, sister and I go down to Boston for an extended weekend to do lots of shopping, eating, and of course to watch the Boston Marathon {Yes I was there in 2013}. I am super excited, and since I won’t have time to get most things ready during the next week, {I have school} I have started getting preparations.

One of the things that I need to do is pick which doll to bring with me. Last year I brought Winnie, and this year I thought you guys should vote! Here’s a list of my dolls for reference:

  1. AviaAvia with exclusive sunglasses, wearing exclusive dress, hair is in twisty pigtails
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  7. Julie {no picture}
  8. Katie {Hopscotch Hills Doll} {No Picture}
  9. Josefina {no picture}

Okay so that’s the list of dolls I could bring. I probably won’t bring Julie, Katie or Joesfina, but you can vote for any of the other dolls! Just comment below. I will take a TON of pictures of my trip, especially with the doll I’m with. I will be able to reply to your comments and like posts, but I won’t be able to make any posts, so I will schedule posts to go up during that time. Also, my parents are going away for a week in two weeks, and I won’t be at my house, or able to reply to any comments. I will reply to all of the comments later on.

Is there any specific thing you would like me to get at the American Girl store? Is there anything you’d like to see pictures of? Let me know in the comments below.

 

Caroline

 

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Mini Shoot With Avia + New Dolls?

Hi!

Today I have a mini shoot I did with Avia around a month ago and some exciting news!

First the shoot:

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IDK why this is blurry to me but it is
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Sunglasses. I love the print on these.
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these shoes are slightly hard to get on, but totally worth it. They’re adorable
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a lot of people do shots of hands. so i tried it out. i think i like it
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this one is slightly less blurry
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HER HAIR LOOKS SO BIG!!!!!!!!!!
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This pattern is cute
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Bracelet. The words repeat if you actually read them.
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curls
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I love the focus on this one so much

Now onto the news!

My friend gave me 3 new dolls! Two are American Girl, the other is a Hopscotch Hill. THey are all PC.

 

~Caroline

P.S. There will be a survey out later tonight. Please take sometime to answer it.

what is the latest AG thing you have bought? Do you recommend it?

New Year, New Photos

Hi!

A while ago I took photos of 3 of the girls (Winnie, Rain, and Clementine). They are in Holiday outfits, but the clothes fit all the winter. It is snowing today, so I thought that this would be a fun post!

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PB080248.JPGPB080249.JPGPB080250.JPGPB080251.JPGWinnie’s up next 🙂

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I have more, but I think I will share them another day, as I am having problems uploading the images.

Please comment below questions for a Q and A, where you will see the rest of these pictures!

 

Caroline

Plans for the future

Hi!

This post is going to be all about my plans for the future on this blog, plus a TEENY bit of updates. But it won’t be boring. And it’s important that you read.

I have recently started posting more on my personal blog, Thinking Out Loud. I would appreciate it if you could go check it out!

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Since I got Lea, I’ve decided to keep most of my doll stuff else were, and only keep the things I am going to use out, because my room is being eaten alive. I am hoping that I will be able to build a dollhouse over the summer, but don’t count on it. It may not happen.

I have kind of shifted personalities a bit, so I’m gonna introduce you guys again:

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Avia: Hi!
I’m Avia, a renamed GOTY. Here are some things about me:

  • I have recently started gymnastics after moving here.
  • I love dogs, but I’m allergic to most cats.
  • I am very picky when it comes to food.
  • I love to travel.

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Winnie:

  • I am a level 8 gymnast
  • I love apples and watermelon
  • I am homeschooled
  • I love looking at other people’s blogs!

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Amanda:

  • I love sweaters
  • Rain and I are the only ones who go to school.
  • I like to play with Summer’s dolls
  • I like photography

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Clementine:

  • My nickname is Clem.
  • I love to dance- especially ballet and modern
  • I like dolls
  • I love to cook

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Rain

  • I am one of the two girls who aren’t home schooled.
  • I LOVE to read.
  • I am the oldest (though Amanda’s my twin, I was born first)
  • I like to do chores

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Summer:

  • I’m a level five gymnast.
  • I like to model in pictures, as well as for American Girl.
  • I MAY get a YouTube when I’m older.
  • I am the youngest.

I hope you enjoyed learning more about my dolls. I will have time to shoot several photostories this long weekend, and I’m looking forward to it.

Caroline

 

 

Super Awesome News!

Hi!

I have some news for you!

But first, my Christmas Haul

Pippaloo

Yes! I got a chocolate cake, gelatin, and two different cookie sets! They’re so cute! I’m definitely in love with these sets, and they will make some great photostories.

Ahugeonesie

I got a SUPER comfy fleece Sock Monkey onesie! It’s a bit of an obsession…

I also got a reflector, and a light box for my photos.

I got a bunch of Twisted Peppermint scented items from Bath & Body Works

Now for the big news!

Yesterday I ordered Lea’s Exclusive collection, with her ears pierced. It will come in 6-9 business days, and I’m dying!

 

Caroline

Christmas Rush

Hi!

 

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How have you guys been doing? What’s on you wishlist? I want to know! Here’s mine!

Pippaloo

  • Ever since I was first introduced to Pippaloo on Etsy, I have LOVED their food. It is so well made, and very realistic, and the many bloggers I follow love this Etsy shop.

American Girl Items

  • This one is sort of a given, seeing as I am always seeking out items to use for photostories, and this blog is about American Girl Dolls.

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  • I love socks. They are amazing, and as Dumbledore once said, “One can never have enough socks” That’s the truth. I especially like ones by American Eagle.

Ahugeonesie

  • I want to cuddle up in one so badly! Every year, we open our Christmas pajamas on Christmas Eve, and wear them to bed! It’s a really fun tradition.

I do have more items on my list, but these are the huge items that I want. I also want to reach 25 followers, and I’m only two people short. Tell your friends, because when I reach 25 followers, I’ll start working on a giveaway!

 

-Caroline

 

 

Christmas Series!

Hi Everyone!

I’m very sorry that I haven’t posted in so long! Being in Eighth Grade is really hard, but a lot of fun!

I have decided that I will be doing a Christmas Series! I am going to make 7 posts:

  1. Entry from Myra’s diary: Christmas Rush!
  2. Gift Ideas-DIY’s to make for your doll
  3. Baking Holiday Treats- A Photostory
  4. Christmas Photo Shoot
  5. The Doll’s Christmas Wish List
  6. ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas- A Photostory
  7. Christmas Haul

I hope you guys are excited! What are some items on your Christmas Wishlist? Do you celebrate Christmas?

Also, Do you like my theme? A Survey will be posted later tonight!

-Caroline {or Lilly}

Experimenting with bokeh

Hi!

I was finally able to get bokeh in my photos! I am really glad, as I have been wanting to get it for a while!

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I didn’t even realize I had bokeh in this photo until earlier!

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I love this hammock, and I was swinging in it. I realized that I should get my camera, because I figured that their was a possibility of bokeh in the photo!

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Ditto with above, but their is serious potential for a wallpaper here!

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Just a tiny bit here, but also a cute picture of my dog!

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Now for the updates!

  • I painted my room!

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I LOVE those candles!

  • I am going to do a series! It will be journal entries from the point of view of Mira, and will be up every Sunday, starting today, and at random times during the week!
  • Who is Mira? you may ask. Mira is my Kaya doll! I have had her for years, but never liked her, but now I do!

Lilly

Doll Lasagna!

Recently I made some doll lasagna!
Today I’m going to tell you what I used!
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  • First I made the actual lasagna noodles from sculpey
  • Then I cut up and eraser for cheese
  • And also felt
  • Then I glued it together!

It’s really that easy!

Also, I’m on Day 2 of D.C., which means that I am going to a museum, followed by dinner with my mom’s friends!

Lilly

Packing List! mini travel series

Hi!

A while back American Girl had a super useful packing list, and I have uncovered it! You can find it HERE. I like it because you can personalize your list, and it has a checklist format, and that is really helpful to me. I am using it for myself, as well as for my doll that I am bringing with me!

The doll I am bringing with me is Winnie, because my aunt {who we are going to see} is the one who gave her to me!

Lilly