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An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky (The Movie)

An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky (The Movie)

We reviewed the Saige American Girl of the Year doll when she first came out and my daughter brings Saige on trips and to special days at school. Now, American Girl has a new feature-length movie coming from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Will you see the movie with your kids? “An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky. The movie, releasing on DVD and Blu-Ray on July 2 and airing Saturday, July 13, at 8/7C on NBC, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Dolls, Featured, Movies, School Aged Children, Television

Meet Saige Copeland: Girl of the Year 2013 from American Girl

Meet Saige Copeland: Girl of the Year 2013 from American Girl

Welcome, Saige Copeland American Girl’s Girl of the Year for 2013! This might have been the doll that got me interested in dolls when I was a girl. She not only lives in the Southwest, rides horses, and has auburn hair, she is also passionate about the arts in education. As a teen, I rode in shows and, given half a chance, I would jump back on a horse tomorrow. I also played two instruments, was … Read entire article »

Filed under: Arts, Dolls, Pro-Social Skills

American Girl of the Year 2013: Saige Copeland – An Interview with Author, Jessie Haas

American Girl of the Year 2013: Saige Copeland – An Interview with Author, Jessie Haas

My daughter loves American Girl and we’re very excited for the debut of Saige, American Girl of the Year for 2013. American Girl has been dropping hints that the 2013 Girl of the Year is from New Mexico and loves horses and art–now we finally get to meet Saige Copeland and learn all about her! In conjunction with introducing Saige, American Girl is launching an Elevate the Arts School Grant Contest: Starting January 1, elementary art teachers … Read entire article »

Filed under: Arts, Books (Fiction), Books (School Aged), Dolls, Reading

Tea with Marie Grace at the American Girl Place

Tea with Marie Grace at the American Girl Place

For Christmas, my amazing sister-in-law gave my daughter an American Girl Doll, Marie Grace. My daughter had been requesting an American Girl Doll for the last year after seeing one at show-and-tell but I held off because of her young age and because, honestly, I was never into dolls as a child! I recognize, however, all the fun and growth that can come from playing with dolls. From toddlers learning compassion or getting ready for a … Read entire article »

Filed under: Dolls, Featured

Get 15% Off Doll Furniture at RosieHippo.com!

Get 15% Off Doll Furniture at RosieHippo.com!

The heirloom-quality wooden doll furniture at RosieHippo.com is beautiful! This doll furniture fits American Girl Dolls, Corolle Dolls and all 18 inch or smaller dolls. It’s comparable in price to the furniture in the American Girl catalog, but this furniture is handmade in America by Amish craftsmen and much more special. And it’s on sale! Get 15% Off Doll Furniture at RosieHippo.com using coupon code RHDOLL15. Now you just need to decide what to buy: a … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Coupons, Dolls, Eco-Friendly, Fair Trade, Featured, Gift Ideas, Made in the USA, Play, Socially Conscious