This summer I had the chance to visit the Spielzeugmuseum (Toy Museum) in Munich, Germany. I’ve always loved German dolls, and have some Gotz and Engel Puppen in my collection. So naturally I was excited to check it out! The dolls at the museum come from all over the world, and they have everything from… Continue reading The Dolls of Munich
I love coffee! But would my historical AG dolls have loved it, too? This is my second installment in a series of posts investigating coffee in the historical dolls’ worlds. The first post looked at coffee’s rise to popularity in Felicity’s Revolutionary America. Today I head forward in time to explore coffee’s place on the… Continue reading Coffee in Josefina’s World
I wanted to share my love of coffee with my AG dolls by getting them their very own (historically accurate!) coffee sets. But I didn’t know the first thing about the history of coffee. Would my AG dolls have drank coffee as obsessively as I do? How would they have prepared it? Starting with Felicity, I investigate how AG historical dolls might have took their cuppa.