Bad doll blogger, no biscuit

So I absolutely wasn’t planning to create this blog, make two posts and then abandon it. And yet, here we are. Basically it’s been a hell of a year – I was commuting four hours a day, my toddler still wakes regularly at night, I was finishing up a part-time bachelor’s degree, and everything else […]

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Frida Kahlo Barbie

It’s unusual for me to be taken with dolls that represent a specific person or character. It’s not how I enjoy most dolls. I like to dream up their stories, rather than being told. But Frida Kahlo! Amazing! Picture me with giant hearts for eyes. I was all TAKE MY MONEY NOW for about ten […]

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Snow day

Storm Emma has been battering us with snow for the last couple of days – more snow than I’ve ever seen before. We never get this kind of snow here. It’s storybook snow to me, powdery and sparkly, piling up on windowsills and blowing into drifts against the door. (It’s also caused chaos and several […]

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