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DIY "American Girl" Circle Skirt Tutorial

American Girl Dolls are extremely popular among a lot of lucky young girls (and some boys probably too!)  My niece LOVES her doll.  She enjoys dressing it up in different outfits and I keep wanting to make her clothes for it!   703 more words


Apple Pie With Cheese Crust - 1934

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I love collecting historic and/or ethnic recipes while working on each Chloe Ellefson mystery. Since Tradition of Deceit features the flour mill that gave us Gold Medal Flour and Betty Crocker—not to mention the Mill City Museum, which also celebrates the history of Pillsbury and other mills—I ended up with… 878 more words


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Most people go to Florida for Spring Break; Brianna and I went back to Kit's time -- 1934! We had an opportunity to make a unique apple pie from a Betty Crocker recipe book commemorating their first 15 years. The recipe came to us from Kathleen Ernst, author of the 'Caroline' American Girl books, many AG mysteries, and the series of Chloe Ellefson mysteries for grown-ups. If you love history, you must follow Kathleen's blog! Brianna and I have met Kathleen and have been "groupies" for years ;) Here's the story of the recipe:

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Melody has read lots of the American Girl books lots of times already, but Emily got really interested in them after she played with the Felicity doll while we were in Australia. 309 more words

TBT - Josefina

Today’s Throwback Thursday topic over at Doll Diaries is Josefina.  Here we have Josie tending her horno is the hot New Mexico sun (except it was 46 degrees out!).  91 more words

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