Maryellen’s Saturday

Maryellen frolicked about my yard a bit this afternoon. Perhaps these pictures tell a story? I’m not sure, but either way, she looks pretty adorable!  

Maryellen’s Birthday

Maryellen’s birthday was this past weekend on May 7th! If you have read her books, you know that she celebrated by throwing a variety show for her neighborhood to raise money for the March of Dimes. The polio vaccine had recently been invented, so as a polio survivor herself, she wanted to raise awareness as…

Book Review: Maryellen Larkin’s Series

  I love the doll Maryellen and am fond of her books, too.  As I’ve mentioned before, a good portion of the appeal of a certain doll to me is her character and personality as portrayed by her books. Maryellen really made it great, because both the doll and her personality are sparkling. Maryellen is my…

Thrifty Thursday: Maryellen’s Crinoline

Welcome Maryellen! The weekend of her debut, my mom and sister and I made a special trip to Chicago so Mom could pick out her Maryellen! She is beautiful and so fun! I might have to add her to my own collection someday. The doll is adorable, her collection is to-die-for, and her books are very…