The Dog – Wait, No – Bunny Blog: Mischief

DSC_0780

Morgan: Why hello there, peoples of the universe! It’s Morgan here with a VERY special edition of The Dog Blog – this time featuring not a dog, but a bunny! Everyone, please welcome Mischief, Tessa’s rabbit. We’re making AGIA history here, folks!

Mischief: Hello, everybody. *twitch twitch*

Morgan: So, Mischief, you’ve quite new to the family, huh?

Mischief: That’s right. I’ve been here for a couple weeks now.

Morgan: And have you liked it here so far?

Mischief: Yes, everybody is so friendly. The girls – well, most of the girls – are gentle and always handle me with respect.

Morgan: You said most of the girls? Which girls aren’t gentle with you?

Mischief: Well, I don’t want to name names, but . . . *cough* Lindsey *cough cough*

Morgan: I see . . . I’ll have to talk with her about that . . . moving on . . . I thought you would be able to bring some new ideas to the table, since most of the animals I interview are dogs. Now, I love dogs, but all they want to do is play fetch. What activities do you most enjoy?

Mischief: Cuddling is great! Tessa is so nice about giving me lots of pets and attention. I also like it when she lets me out of my cage so I can run around. It’s so nice to stretch my legs and do binkies.

Morgan: Binkies? What are those?

Mischief: Here, take a look . . .

 

MeanMaleAttwatersprairiechicken-size_restricted
Credit: Gfycat

 

Mischief: They’re great for releasing pent-up energy after being in a cage.

Morgan: So to you, is your cage a jail cell, or a home?

Mischief: Definitely a home. Sometimes, I’ll hop right back into my cage because I’m not in the mood to play – I’d rather relax in my house. Besides, Tessa keeps it so clean, why would I not want to be inside?

Morgan: Right? Now, Mischief, we got a lot of comments on our post about your great escape. Can you tell us what led you to jump out of your cage and attempt to run into the road?

DSC_0772

Mischief: What can I say? Freedom . . . not that I don’t love this family, though. I just saw some yummy dandelions, and I just had to go.

Morgan: *chuckles* I get it. What about your favorite foods – do you have any of those?

Mischief: Oh, all sorts of veggies. Carrots are my favorite, of course, but those are so high in sugar, so I only get them once a week. Instead, Tessa feeds me celery, dandelions, and bell peppers.

Morgan: Is all you eat vegetables?

Mischief: Oh, no. Timothy hay is extremely important for roughage in bunny diets. In fact, 80% of a bunny diet should be hay. 10% is veggies, and the last 10% is hay-based food pellets.

DSC_0781

Morgan: Fascinating! One last question: are you friends with Moe, AGs in Alaska’s rabbit?

Mischief: We’ve hung out a few times, and let me just say that that rabbit has . . . a lot of personality. I’m sure we’ll get to be good friends, though.

Morgan: I sure hope so. Thank you so much, Mischief, for joining me today!

Mischief: Thanks for having me. I’m very excited to be a part of this family.

Morgan: That’s all for now, folks! Let us know in the comments which pet you would like to see featured next!

Morgan

Disclaimer: AGs in Alaska is not responsible for your rabbits nutrition – the bunny diet above is what she feeds her bunnies. Please take your veterinarian’s advice in choosing what to feed your own rabbit. 

Advertisements

How Mischief Got His Name (A Photostory)

Hey guys! Sorry for no post last week – all the posts for the weeks before that were scheduled (and tbh that’s probably the only reason posts from me actually appeared in your dratted Reader).

I have a fun photostory for you today, featuring Tessa and Morgan (and Emily!), who you guys said you wanted to see more of on my poll. Now, without further ado . . . onto the photostory!

DSC_0719

“Mmm, delicious,” I say aloud and I pick a ripe pea from a branch in our garden. The early September sun beats down on my back, reminding me of the great weather we’re having. My sisters swear that snow is just around the corner, though.

DSC_0725

The leaves rustle and I turn my head to see Morgan and Emily approaching. They’re both sporting big smiles – which is unusual for Emily, the quietest of all the girls.

“Hey Tessa! What’s up?” Morgan asks with a wave.

“Nothin’ much,” I reply. “You?”

DSC_0730

“Actually, Emily and I have something we’d like to show you. Come on, follow us!”

DSC_0731

I stand up, curious to see what Morgan is so excited about.

DSC_0736

We follow Emily out of the gate and turn the corner.

DSC_0738

Morgan stops and stands beside a blue cage. “And . . . here we are.”

DSC_0739

“Surprise!” Emily cries. “Open it, Tessa.”

DSC_0741

Knowing these two sisters’ personalities, there’s probably not something like a snake or tarantula inside the cage, so I grab the handle and pull it open.

“Oh. My. Goodness!”

DSC_0742

Inside the cage is the sweetest, most adorable bunny I’ve ever seen. He’s fluffy and white with big brown eyes and a twitchy pink nose.

DSC_0743

“Aww!” I cry. “He’s precious!”

DSC_0744

“And he’s all yours,” Morgan informs me. “You know, since you’re not really a dog person.  Well, yet, anyway.”

“Go on, pick him up,” Emily urges.

DSC_0746

I ben down and try to scoop the bunny out of his cage. That’s not exactly what happens.

DSC_0747

The bunny hops out of his cage and sniffs the air eagerly.

“Noooooo!” Emily shrieks, which is the loudest sound I’ve ever heard her make.

DSC_0749

“GET THAT BUNNY!”

DSC_0756

The fluffy white creature jumps over the ledge bordering our garden. He’s faster than I thought!

DSC_0757

“You get back here, mister!” Emily commands. The bunny, not having a full command of the English language (or even partial command), makes no move to listen to her.

DSC_0759

“Don’t scare him!” Morgan says. “Or we’ll never get him back!”

DSC_0766

The little bunny continues his journey across our front yard. He hops off the sidewalk and into the street. I gasp. There’s a car coming from a block away!

DSC_0767

“We can’t let him get into the street!” I cry. “Come on guys, help me!”

DSC_0768

All of a sudden, Emily jumps in front of the bunny.

DSC_0772

“That’s enough of that, young man,” Emily says softly, scooping up the rabbit. “Now, back to your cage.”

DSC_0773

Emily carries the litle lagomorph to his hutch and sets him inside carefully.

DSC_0774

“Phew!” I breathe. “That was a close one.”

DSC_0776

“No kidding,” Morgan agrees, plopping down onto the grass. She’s panting hard and her hair is a mess.

DSC_0778

“So what’s his name?” I ask. “A cute little guy like this needs a good name.”

DSC_0745

“Whatever you want,” Emily tells me. “He’s all yours, anyway.”

DSC_0779

Suddenly, the perfect name pops into my head. “I have it!”

DSC_0780

“Guys, this is . . .”

DSC_0781

“Mischief.”

-End of photostory-

Ta-da! There you are. Tessa now has a pet. Fun fact – I actually picked Mischief out in Dallas at the AG store, but I haven’t gotten the chance to actually put him in a phostory since then.

Catch you guys next week!

What do you think of Mischief? What’s your favorite AG pet? Do you like bunnies?

 

AGs in Alaska

Review of Tenney’s Spotlight Outfit

Hey guys! I’ve been promising this review for a while, and since Tenney is being retired, I thought this would be the perfect time to do it (so you can purchase this adorable outfit before it’s gone)!

(Pictures from American Girl)

DVM01_Tenneys_Spotlight_Outfit_Dolls_1

This outfit is so precious, and when I saw it in Dallas I knew I should buy it. It looks like a country rockstar, Taylor Swift-esque sort of ensemble – if that makes any sense.

DVM01_Tenneys_Spotlight_Outfit_Dolls_5

The shirt is BEAUTIFUL – maybe my favorite part of the entire outfit. My only complaint is that anything with Velcro sticks to this shirt, and when you unattach it, the lace will come apart a little in that spot. Make sure you always close the Velcro, because the shirt will stick to itself too. But other than that, it’s perfect. I love 3/4 sleeves like these, and like the ones on Grace’s baking outfit.

DVM01_Tenneys_Spotlight_Outfit_Dolls_3

(There was no individual picture of the skirt). The skirt is beautiful, just like the shirt, and it also looks great with Grace’s baking outfit (I guess the outfits are similar?) because it’s the same color as the leggings from that set. I love the glitter on it. It’s a bit short, though, and it would be nice if it was about one or two inches longer.

DVM01_Tenneys_Spotlight_Outfit_Dolls_6

The boots are VERY sparkly, as you can see. They seem sort of Our Generation and not AG, however, but that’s my only complaint about them. You would think that with this outfit, some nice, pink flats would be in order, but no. The cowgirl boots are awesome.

DVM01_Tenneys_Spotlight_Outfit_Dolls_4

The headband is super cute – you can see the stitching on the stars, though, and it does look kind of cheaply made. But it does tie the outfit together, and it’s a great 4th-of-July accessory, too.

Overall rating: 4/5 stars

I highly, highly recommend this outfit, and since they’re retiring all of Tenney’s collection (as well as Z’s and Gabriela’s) on 12/31/18, I suggest you buy it now if you want it. You can click here to do that. (No, this post is not sponsored.)

To see a photoshoot of Crystal in this outfit, click here.

Have a great rest of your week, guys! I’ll see you back here on Monday.

AGs in Alaska

 

 

 

Back-To-School According to Crystal

DSC_0711

Hello, lovlies! It’s your favorite doll here to give you some amazing back-to-school advice. Whether you’re going into high school, middle school, or you’re still in elementary, read on to learn everything you need to know for tackling the upcoming school year. Why do I sound like a YouTube video?!?!

DSC_0717

Tip #1: Approach school with a good attitude. Having a bad attitude, or being in a negative mindset, will definitely NOT help you. Imagine the best – all the new friends you’ll make, the new stuff you’ll learn, etc., instead.

DSC_0718

Tip #2: Smile. Smile at everyone. The nice kids, the mean kids, the good teachers, the cranky teachers. Even smiling when nothing’s funny will dramatically improve your attitude! Try it. You’d be surprised.

DSC_0715

Tip #3: Challenge yourself. Try a new club, take an advanced/Honors class (if you qualify, of course). Do a team sport, like tennis, XC running, or skiing. Or just challenge yourself to get A’s on your tests or meet a new person every day.

DSC_0716

Tip #4: Power through your homework. Sometimes, you’ll feel really bogged down with homework – especially if you get something to do from EVERY. SINGLE. TEACHER. When you get home, eat a nourishing snack and take a 15-minute walk before tackling your homework. Every thirty minutes, take a five-minute break and do something productive – switch the laundry, speed-clean the coffee table, or make your bed. Then get right back to work.

DSC_0712

Tip #5: Breathe. This tip is great when you’re taking a big test. Don’t freak out. Visualize yourself in your happy place, and take a few deep breaths. You’ve got this!

I hope my tips help you this year!

Are you excited for school? What is your favorite class? When do you start (if you haven’t already)?

 

Crystsal

Luci On The Deck (A Photoshoot)

Yay! Luci’s first photoshoot!

Luci is a gorgeous doll and her meet outfit is ADORABLE. Guys, I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve had her for a MONTH already and I haven’t taken her out of her meet outfit.

Now, let’s get onto the photoshoot!

DSC_0684

DSC_0685

DSC_0687

DSC_0688

DSC_0690

DSC_0692

DSC_0694

DSC_0695

DSC_0696

DSC_0698

DSC_0700

DSC_0682

DSC_0704

DSC_0707

DSC_0693

I thought that the flowers on the deck coordinated with her dress so nicely. Flowers are super fun to photograph, don’t you agree?

You can see that Luci’s eyes have that downward tilt that is supposedly an AG glitch, but I think it gives her nice character.

Which picture is your favorite? Do you have Luciana? Do you like flower photography, too? What do you think of Luci’s eyes?

AGs in Alaska

Guess Who Showed Up // I So Do Love Weird Post Titles

You probably saw this coming.

I couldn’t resist.

She was just so cute, so sweet.

Perfect for my collection.

Guess who arrived a few weeks ago?

DSC_0127

A BOX!!! *JAZZ HANDS*

(The hands belong to ten of my friends, who were at my house when this miraculous, life-changing event occured.) Okay, there aren’t twenty hands in the picture, but I promise there were twenty hands there! Well, when you count mine, my mom’s, my friends’ moms’ . . . okay, that’s a lot of hands.

Never mind.

DSC_0128

There she is!

DSC_0129

Luciana.

DSC_0131

Eeek!!!

DSC_0133

She’s so cuteeeee!!!! (Yeah, my friends love Callie . . . you can see her in the background).

DSC_0134

I treated myself to Luci’s pajamas as well, which are super adorable.

So we’re up to nine now.

You can go check out Luci’s profile on the Meet The Dolls page, which I’m not going to bother linking for you because that involves work. 🙂

Okay, fine, I’ll link it for you. HERE

Huge thanks to Jewel for answering all of my questions about Luciana. I really appreciate it, Jewel!

Expect to see an adorable photoshoot of Luci soon!

Bye for now. 🙂

AGs in Alaska

The Mary Show (Giveaway/Collab)

Check out AKJaguar’s awesome giveaway/collab!

Faye & Co.

img_1006Hello everybody! I’m Miss Mary, hostess of the Mary Show! This week there will be no showing of the Mary Show because *whispers* I have *yells* TWENTY-ONE FOLLOWERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

20 Follows!

Congratulations on getting 20 total follows on Jaguar’s Blog!
Your current tally is 21.

ASDFGHJKL!!!!!!!

Oh yikes. Now I told everybody that when I have twenty followers that they would appear in a guest showing of the Mary Show. I intend to deliver. So, if YOU would like to be featured next week, or the week after, comment below. If you would like an extra entry, reblog this post. OK? Good. Because I will email the candidate who won, and NO ONE will know until NEXT Saturday. 

As part of winning this GRAND adventure, you will also recieve an EXCLUSIVE ‘I Was a Guest on The Mary Show’ poster that I will not show here because someone will steal it. 

Also…

View original post 24 more words