Pretty Lauren

Welcome! My name is Lauren and I'm the girl behind Happily Candied. It's with great excitement that I introduce my new little corner of the world to you! There are lots of areas to check out, like the new Shop where I'll be listing prints and one-of-a-kind toy creations; the Reviews page that showcases talented artists and fun products; and, as always, my good old Blog where I share my personal explorations with dolls, toys and all the sweet things in life. (Read more...)

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A little bit of Boba Tea from Jellycat

I have fewer opportunities to photograph my hobbies these days, but in a way, I think that helps me appreciate the moments actually can set aside for my personal photography. That said, I can’t complain. So, what do we have here? It looks like a baby owl has stumbled into the midst of my Happily […]


The countdown for Happy Home Designer begins

For months, I woke up every morning with the hope that the U.S. would get word of the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer New 3DS XL release. Alas, it never happened. Every other region will be getting the gorgeous system, but America will have to go on without it. Not all is lost though! There’s […]


The Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer New 3DS LL

Update: Our Amiibo News unboxing video for the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer New 3DS XL and the brand new amiibo cards is finally available for viewing! I love the work I do for many reasons, one of the biggest being the fact that I get to test out and review new Nintendo products. Most […]