Book Review: Blaire

Happy New Year everybody! As you all know, the celebration for the start of a new year definitely wouldn’t be complete without the new GOTY from American Girl!! And I have to say… this year did not disappoint. We got the catalog over here a few days early and I absolutely fell in love with party-planning, animal-loving Blaire Wilson! My little sister got her two books for her birthday on January 7th and I immediately wanted to read them after {Read More}

American Girl 2018 Spring Release – My Thoughts – Part 2

The Truly Me releases have been a bit underwhelming recently, but AG stepped up their game quite a bit this time, so strap yourselves in, ’cause this is going to be a long one. 😆 First off, the boy dolls. These gentlemen were quite the surprise addition to the TM line, but I think they fit in quite nicely. After all, a few doll bloggers have made customized boy dolls for quite some time now, and I’ve always kinda wanted to {Read More}

New YouTube Video – Fall Fabric Haul!

I’m back with another YouTube video! 😀 This time I talk about all my purchases in a recent fabric haul from Hobby Lobby and Joann’s! The fabrics in the video are the ones I’ll be using in my next Peppermint Pursuits release. 🙂 What do you guys think I should create with my fabrics? I’d love to hear from you! 😀 <3 – Dara (American Girl Doll Artist)

There’s More to Come – Part 2

“Okay. I’m ready.” Renae huffed, immediately throwing herself onto the pink couch and propping her legs over the sides. Grace began pacing, “I think…” She stopped and looked at Renae, who was giving her the most impatient look ever. “I think she’s supposed to be our new sister.” “I knew that.” Renae said in annoyance, “I thought you were going to tell me something important.” She moved to stand up but Grace took her shoulders and shook them roughly. “Don’t {Read More}

There’s More to Come ~ Part 1

It started with a knock. Then the barking began. Coconut, Jade, Bonbon and Yuki all scrambled to the door, tails wagging, and yipping like the world was coming crashing down around them. “Ugh, my ears!” Grace side-stepped through the excited puppies and tried to calm them down as she made her way to the door. “Ok, ok, shush, shush!” The puppies quieted down, anxiously awaiting to see the source of the knock. Grace peered through the eye hole and saw {Read More}

AG Rewards: Early Access to Nanea Mitchell

AG Rewards members with the Gold or Berry tier have been awarded early access to a Nanea Mitchell bundle! 😍 It includes Nanea and her book, her accessories, dog, Pj’s and Hula outfit all for $216.00 with Free shipping. Who’s excited to see it? 😱😍 Voila! Isn’t she cute? And her puppy…. I’m in love with his sad expression. 😂 Okay, first off, Nanea is positively GORGEOUS! Look at those pretty dark waves! 😍 And the whole color scheme of {Read More}

Z Yang’s Collection – My Thoughts

Hello! Today I’m gonna share my thoughts with you guys about Z, AG’s newest doll that came out yesterday! I don’t know about you guys, but I was so excited yesterday with everything that was happening. All the cute AG items, 5hensandacockatiel’s partnership with AG and photography! It was too much! I loved it. XD Z Yang Doll and Book – $115 SHE’S SO CUTE!! I love her so much. AG just makes really cute Asian dolls, and she is {Read More}

Welcome Rebecca!!

It’s that time of year again.. XD I bought a new doll! 😀 Please welcome my newest doll, Rebecca Rubin!! (She says hello to everyone with a flourish) XD Rebecca is so adorable.. *dies* Her curls, people. Her curls. They just… AUGH. I love them. The story of how I decided to get her is kinda funny.. You see, I really wanted to make a custom doll who looked like Tauriel, a red-haired, green-eyed female elf from the Hobbit. Since she {Read More}

American Girl’s New Nabi Tablet

American Girl has recently released a brand new item: a child-friendly Android tablet powered by Nabi! This tablet has over 70 games, videos, apps and other extras. Other features include a berry-colored case to protect the tablet from falls,  16 GB of storage, and a child-safe mode. The American Girl tablet costs $79.99 and  you can order it directly from the AG website HERE. There are more details on their site if you’d like to know more. To be honest, I am very {Read More}

Fall 2016 Peppermint Pursuits Coloring Page Release

I told you I was going to list them soon! When I had my last release I wasn’t quite finished with my coloring pages, but today I’ve listed them in my shop! Didn’t think I’d do it this soon, did you? I’m just kidding. 😀 Camping Out Coloring Page Set – $3.00 Lea Clark Special Pack – $2.00 In the Kitchen Truly Me Coloring Page Pack – $3.00 Fridge Full of Options Maryellen Coloring Page – $1.00 Melody Ellison Coloring {Read More}