American Girl Introduces Read-a-palooza! and Partners with Save the Children #Giveaway

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American Girl introduces "Read-a-palooza!" this summer!  This summer, American Girl is inviting girls and moms to discover the joy of reading while helping a great cause! Read-a-palooza provides girls with fun activities and incentives to inspire them to keep their reading skills sharp and encourage engagement in a variety of different literacy activities! In addition, Read-a-palooza will be contributing to Save the Children ...

AN AMERICAN GIRL: MCKENNA SHOOTS FOR THE STARS™ (Trailer)

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We've had McKenna Brooks for several months now, and my daughter is still head over heels (gymnastics reference intentional) for her.   Now that there's a trailer for McKenna's movie, there'll be even more McKenna talk in my house!!  I don't mind because I love the messages sent throughout her story- being strong, focusing on ...

American Girl has some great new books out!

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Remember the choose your own adventure books when you were a kid?  I do- I thought they were great fun- and made re-reading books that much more fun!  The folks at American Girl have some out with some new books- the Innerstar University Books- in which the girls themselves become the main character of the ...

American Girl of the Year 2012 McKenna Brooks Prize Pack #Giveaway

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We "met" McKenna Brooks a few weeks ago, just before 2012 began.  The American Girl of the Year for 2012, we love her- as so many others do.  We not only love McKenna for the beautiful doll that she is (and she's gorgeous, very well loved in this house, and I'd love to have her ...

*Closed*McKenna Brooks: American Girl Doll of the Year 2012 #Giveaway #Win

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Come January 1, 2012, American Girl fans everywhere will be able to meet McKennaTM Brooks, at 10 year old gymnast who struggles with a balance between- well, the balance beam, and her schoolwork.  The Girl of the Year® McKenna doll, books and accessories will only be available until the end of 2012.  This is very smart ...

American Girl Holiday Dresses

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Do you know what's more fun to my girls than having fancy Christmas dresses? Having fancy Christmas dresses that match their beloved Holly and Annabelle dolls!! American Girl sent us a dress for each of the girls plus the matching dress for their dolls. To say the girls were smitten is, to say ...

*HOT* American Girl 25% off Sale- Limited Time

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Friends, it isn't often you see that you can purchase an American Girl doll at a discount.  Well, from now until November 13th you can save 25% on the newest Historical Collection dolls Cecile & Marie-Grace- and everything in their "world" too!  If you remember in August, we received each of these dolls for review, ...

American Girl: Cécile & Marie-Grace Boxed Set (Giveaway)

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In August, American Girl introduced us to Cecile and Marie-Grace, two friends that I fell in love with instantly, and have been enjoying reading about with my oldest ever since.  The girls are from New Orleans circa 1853 and while they are from different walks of life, the stories of their friendship bond them together.  ...

Come meet American Girl’s newest Historical Characters

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Meet Cecile Rey and Marie-Grace Gardner.  They are here, in my house, and they are beautiful.  These two lovely girls are the newest Historical Characters by American Girl, and they are unique in that this is the first time the company has introduced 2 historical characters at the same time.  They are available for preorder ...

American Girl Hosts Cecile & Marie-Grace Charity Ball August 29th in Boston & Other Cities

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Cécile & Marie-Grace Charity Ball You and your girl can be among the first to celebrate our newest historical characters—Cécile Rey and Marie-Grace Gardner! Your girl is invited to wear her fanciest dress to this benefit party inspired by the costume balls of 1850s New Orleans. Enjoy a delicious meal, learn ballroom dance steps, make fun ...