Monthly Archives: August 2011

LAND OF MY FATHER’S fathers…….

Today’s post is personal:   I’m leaving tomorrow for Scotland/Wales, the lands where my father’s families on both sides came from. (and my mother’s from England mostly)  It’s taken me a lifetime almost to make this happen, and I couldn’t be … Continue reading

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I am SO SO proud and happy to finally be able to announce that CHRISTINE KORNACKI has worked for two years plus on the visual developement of American Girl’s two latest DOLLS from New Orleans… CECILE and MARIE-GRACE !!!!   The Dolls and … Continue reading

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Noticed New in the industry: tips and thoughts

I try very hard to keep up on our changing industry…a challenge!  I read PW weekly (!), Horn Book, Publishers Lunch, and the many blogs and sites that I find helpful when I remember to go there. (some I subscribe to…but how much time does an … Continue reading

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We at CATugeauLLC are so happy about member artist NICOLE TADGELL latest award! In the Garden with Dr. Carver wins the Growing Good Kids Award!   The American Horticultural Society and the National Junior Master Gardener Program are pleased to … Continue reading

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