Sunday July 21, The Holy Ghost festival, 2019 Growing up Catholic and the grandchild of Portuguese immigrants, this third Sunday In July was always a very special time for us. The Holy Ghost Festa proclaims the faith of the Portuguese and their devoSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @jamrocks1517 it’s been a loooooong weekend outside!!!
@barbieandbuddy @sunshinequeendomdolls absolutely! The fact that a royal would take from her own table to feed peasants was huge! 😘👍❤️❤️
Saturday July 20, "That's one small step for man, .......” Growing up in a small town meant simple summers at the beach during the day, and stargazing at night. I remember nights on our deck watching the stars meander across the sky, and dreaming ofSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @katyapasqualetavilla 😘👍👍❤️❤️❤️
@rockin_professor_dolls @barbieandbuddy Fortunately, our doll community is generally positive. It always makes good memories for me! Good night!
Friday July 19, the power of a pooch! I know I’ve mentioned here how stressful the month of July is for me- while others dream of vacation and lazy days on the beach, my work ramps up to a frenzy. My concerts are outside and we are entering a heat wSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @katyapasqualetavilla Buon venerdi, gran Dio!!!😘👍👍
@barbieblast59 That sounded like a wonderful evening, glad to hear it turned your day around for you 😍
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@bower_and_bay Reference a book, and @booksnourish_caroleann is there!! 😉 🐰 📖
@crookedbarnflowerfarm So precious ❤️
Thursday July 18, the simple things in life are so sweet! Every Wednesday in July I produce family concerts we call Wacky Wednesday events, and they are so special! Children from infant to school age and their families come for an hour of live musicSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbie_girl_og This is precious! BUBBLES😍😍
Wednesday July 17, sometimes, only wine and ice cream will do!! Yesterday was a DAY my friends, and I just can’t lie. I found myself driving back to my office at 7:30pm looking for a check that wasn’t there, struggling with the printer- oh boy, I wasSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@travelingwithbarbie Love it 👌💚
@barbieandbuddy @travelingwithbarbie I’m so glad, thank you!!
Tuesday July 16, restored to glory! I find that a great way to pick myself up when I feel like I’m in a rut is to do something new, or something I haven’t done in awhile. That’s why here on Instagram, you might see me with a bunch of dolls getting tSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@may_bassem @nadabasta fakraha😍
@nadabasta @may_bassem hehehe yes 😁
Monday July 15, when did the price of food go sky high? Do you all know the story of the frog in the pot? How when he jumps in, the water is cool, but eventually the water gets hotter and hotter and by the time he feels it, it’s too late. I felt thSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@hillstown04 Like a 🧞 in a bottle🤣
@mlprocks22 Cute photo! Love the doll😍😍😍😍😍😍
Sunday July 14, don’t you wish you could fly?? The high school in my town has a huge parking lot just for students cars, but when I was growing up, only the privileged few had vehicles, and the rest of us got around on our bicycles. I remember that fSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @wolverine_land I can absolutely see you doing this, my dear Katie!!!
@hillstown04 She is gorgeous 💕
Saturday July 13, have you ever noticed that the most cheerful people can be hiding the greatest pain? It never ceases to amaze me, the strength and resilience of the human spirit. Because most of us spend the majority of our lives hiding our pain anSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @barbiecollector60 I do understand that, and then you feel like you can’t let down your guard. It’s hard being the strong one- it’s impossible, really, to sustain, but the longer you do it the harder it is to let go. Try to give yourself that chance tho- it can really help. Much love to you, dear! 😘👍👍❤️❤️
@barbiecollector60 @barbieandbuddy thank you so much!
Friday July 12, do you like a good mystery? I was fortunate to “win” a Barbie vintage lot on EBay at a down right cheap price, and was thrilled to see this beautiful dress in such lovely condition. I was excited to identify the dress by number and tSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @mybarbiecommunity 10 minutes!!! Try that and let me know how it goes. Resist the urge to take it out early, really. 👍❤️
@phhgaldo @barbieandbuddy the sash on my green one from childhood faded to a completely different dark green color, too. But still beautiful!💙💚
Thursday July 11, life flies by so fast, I need to process! When I’m in the middle of this crazy performance season, I often force myself to sit still with a cup of tea and think about what happened that day, and how I might have handled it better.South Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @sparklyplay 😘👍❤️
@vesta2556 @rockin_professor_dolls 😊👊🏾
Oh my, I hope we aren’t too late to wish the sweet @ohmy_jenny_ a happy birthday!! Work ran late today but we are ready to party with one of the sweetest people on Instagram! Happy birthday to you, Jenny! . . #barbie #barbies #barbiefashionista #ohmySouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@ohmy_jenny_ Oh, my! Thank you for coming to my Birthday Party! 😙👱👙🎂🌞
@barbieandbuddy @ohmy_jenny_ oh it was fun! We love putting on our best bikinis and going to friends!! Hope your birthday was sweet!
Wednesday July 10, you want me to hang this WHERE? Part of my job as Director of Performance is to run two concert series every summer in our amphitheater- it’s our very own mini Tanglewood. The covered pavilion seats about 250 and the lawn, hundredSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@melanin_juju87 Big smile
@timelessbarbie Seriously girl, how do you do that gorgeous smile?
Tuesday July 9, do you believe people come into your life for a reason? Im sure this happens to all of us at one time or another- last night I just wasn’t sure what I wanted to photograph. Sometimes the vision is really clear but other times, it takSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @vesta2556 have a great day!! 😘😘👍
@hillstown04 So true
@johnny_bonesetter @donnadgreen half American Eskimo half Pomeranian: 100% sweetie
@donnadgreen @johnny_bonesetter soo cute!
Monday July 8, ok, let’s get this party started! When our son was born, a wise friend gave me some sage advice- start as you mean to go on. Now that’s not easy when you don’t KNOW how you want to continue- but thru trial and many errors, I’ve learneSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@pemberly_housewives_dolls So sweet & fresh!
@barbieandbuddy @pemberly_housewives_dolls thank you! I love this vintage fashions too!
Scouting report on Maddie McNerney: not afraid to throw her body around and mix it up in the corners, plays hard until the whistle. Good end to end speed. Willing to use cuteness to influence refs. Solid potential as fourth line winger. Comparables:South Duxbury, Massachusetts
@mbmc1999 Also, Mom with a prescient “somebody is going to get clobbered”
@anne_mcnerney_art Brennan keeps asking for more. Why does he keep following her???
Sunday July 7, is it ok to have a favorite? One of the very best things about Instagram is the way it connects us....and I’m learning it’s so much more than just the photos and the hashtags! Friday night the beautiful @thadollylama had a fantastic lSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @paula_jean.dolls they just are, aren’t they??😘👍❤️❤️❤️
@barbieandbuddy @jennysdreamhouse aww thank you!
@dollsofadarkerhue They’re really cool☺️💜
@barbieandbuddy @dollsofadarkerhue thank you so much!
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Saturday July 6, simple pleasures can be so sweet! My mother in law is visiting for a few days and so we made a trip to our local DSW- do you have those? Lovely shoes, and cute purses. I’ve had my eye on a bag there, but waited and waited because I hSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieblast59 @barbieandbuddy me too! I impulse buy terribly there. We finally got a DSW in our new Fashion Mall in the city!
@barbieblast59 @barbieandbuddy it definitely is
Friday July 5, do you sometimes need a sound break? One of the things I enjoy most about the holidays is the family and friend gatherings that happen- I love catching up, the laughter and loud chatter feed me. Until they don’t! I find that I do getSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@lelestreasures @barbieandbuddy thank you ☺️✨
Thursday July 4, Independence Day! I’m blessed to live in the United States of America, the worlds oldest democracy. Today is the day we celebrate our independence and the birth of our nation. What does that mean, really? Well, I can love and marrySouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @thetinycellar thank you my dear, it was lovely!!
@thegoog123 You are right but women and girls are still not treated the same way men and boys this is happening Country to country this is 2019 and it needs to change but anyways happy 4th
My folks surprised me with my great uncle’s guitar last night. As some of you may know, I never got to play with him or hang with his brother Eugene, and so this was a very special moment for me. • • • #guitars #family #acousticguitar #grateful #newoSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@mitchellselby His brother was the inspiration for the group name?!
@emancatan @mitchellselby yessir he was my grandpa
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Wednesday July 3, hamburgers or hot dogs? Tomorrow is a big day here in the USA- while it is indeed the true beginning of summer and the celebration of our beautiful country’s independence, it’s also the battle over the BBQ..... will it be hamburgerSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@wafflesgod @barbieandbuddy yes they fit so perfectly with dolls n some are detailed nicley
@barbieandbuddy @wafflesgod I’m not talented enough to make them so this was great!!
My mother in law’s backyard flowers on the steps and in the kitchen of the “Little House”. A step back in time, it’s a summer cottage built in 1879 for the help who worked in the Standish House, the “old hotel” on Duxbury Bay, where city folks came fSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbiegress Beautiful!! Here’s another Barbara who can’t wait to see you. See you in September 🎶 🎼 🎵 🌸😊💕💗🌺
@sukieamory Essence of Standish Shore summer @janiekelso ❤️
Tuesday July 2, there’s no such thing as too much ice cream, right?? We are fortunate that a short drive up the road is one of the best road side ice cream shops ever- @dairytwist53 . This cash only, lines to the road ice cream stop is a must do wheSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@barbieandbuddy @bangz_world why thank you, lovey!!
We have reclaimed a portion of our daughter's room... she's 25... This cabinet has been in the garage for at least two years while it waited for a space in the house. I started filling it this morning with old scrapbooks and photo albums. Check out tSouth Duxbury, Massachusetts
@mariavcampagna That is beautiful
@craftymadre So cool!!! I’m jealous!