Today was one of those rare days when it’s just P and me and we have no plans. The day evolved but we had a couple of breakthroughs.  First, P is the one who directed what we did and second, we actually cleaned up as we went along!  It usually takes a lot for her … Continue reading Sunday

Be Like Me

I recently bought P a My Little Pony doll.  As soon as we got home P cut the pony’s hair.  I asked her why and she said “because the hair was getting in her eyes and she should have it like me”.  I was in awe of her response.  How amazing that she feels dolls … Continue reading Be Like Me

DIY Dollhouse

One day, not too long ago, I left P at school until 2pm.  A family donated a large doll house full of dolls and furniture to her preschool. Staying longer gave her the opportunity to play with the house.  Since that day P began building dollhouses out of books at home.  She stands her books … Continue reading DIY Dollhouse

Cheap Toys

I’m finally consenting to only buying P good, expensive toys.  I’m not trying to spoil her I’m just over the uselessness of cheap toys.  I bought her this Madame Alexander doll at Costco for $20.  I should know by now that if something seems to good to be true it is.  When we got the … Continue reading Cheap Toys

PJ buddy

I bought these pjs for P at the Gap at the beginning of summer. On our trip to Seattle in June we bought her this doll.  Out of sheer coincidence the doll’s outfit almost matches P’s pjs.  It’s too cute to see her holding her doll with practically a matching outfit.  She gets a kick … Continue reading PJ buddy


This is Pablem…kind of sounds like problem….at least that’s how P calls him.  His name is really Pablo.  He’s a Backyardagain.  It’s one of P’s favorite shows and her favorite character.  She use to call him Pablo but all of a sudden she started calling him Pablem.  No matter how much I try to get … Continue reading Pablem