I think the sub-head on this article pretty much says it all:
“Parents and young adults left upset, while kids move on to newer dolls.”
Sadder still, after reading the article I now know that Samantha was retired last year! How could they discontinue Samantha? I feel as though she was the rock of the American Girl clan. I actually never owned an American Girl doll (too expensive) but read the books cover to cover, many, many times. What is this world coming to?!
Aaanyways. :) I may have gone a little overboard on the packing front. My bag went from this:
I just pulled the main flap over and pretended that it was all closed up. ;) She’s now sitting patiently amongst my work out bag (there’s a gym where we’re staying!) and toiletries bag. All we need now is Ben. Doot-da-doo…come on Ben! I’m ready to get this party started!
Next stop, Denver. :)
Oh! How could I forget? It’s time to announce the Food Should Taste Good chip giveaway winners!
Package 1: A “Holiday” themed pack of Food Should Taste Good chips:
Missy Maintains: The sweet potato please!!
Package 2: 24-mixed case of 1.5 oz Food Should Taste Good chips
Lauren: These are by far my favorite of all chips. I LOVE the sweet potato and buffalo, but I am dying to try the Cinnamon. I have yet to see this flavor in my store. I am crossing my fingers and toes because I want to win this one soo bad!
Congrats ladies! Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your mailing adress, and we’ll get these right to you!
Alllrighty! It’s time to hit the highway. Denver or Bust!
What were your favorite toys growing up?
I really liked care bears and, of course, Barbie!