Archive - October, 2008

Hollywood makes function fashionable with the Graco SnugRide and SnugRider

Celebrities take baby gear trends to a whole new level. Graco is a favorite to stars who now find it fashionable to be functional. We already know that the Graco Infant SnugRide® is America’s favorite car seat, but did you know it’s also a favorite in tinsel town? Pictures say it all - stars all over Hollywood have been [...]

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It’s Official. I’m Getting Old.

I never thought it would happen. I never saw it coming even. Then suddenly I realized it. Yikes! I’m a big step closer to being old. Now before you start spewing clichés like “age is a state of mind”, “you’re only as old as you feel” or even “with age comes wisdom” (although I’m kind [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #43

To help get everyone in the Halloween spirit, I have decided to post Halloween pictures every Wednesday in October.  This is fellow blogger, Jason’s son “LittleMan” dressed as a pirate! Arrrr….  Every Wednesday we’ll be sharing a photo showing off a little bit of wonder in the lives of our extended Graco family of customers, employees [...]

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Sweet Tweets

      Some of you may or may not be familiar with Twitter. For those of you that are, skip the next little paragraph; for those of you who aren’t, you probably won’t understand this (my husband sure doesn’t) but here’s a quick explanation: Twitter is a micro-blogging tool that folks can use to [...]

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Why Is It?

Seeing life through a child’s eyes can be thrilling for any adult.  As you watch a child and how they interact with the world around them…their actions can be puzzling and quite entertaining.  My husband and I were just laughing at the many things our 2 year old Bear does and sometimes we just don’t understand [...]

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Helping families in need get Ready For the Road Ahead

As part of the new “Ready for the Road Ahead” online car seat resource, we have created the Ready. Safe. Go! Car Seat Club. At Graco we’ve always believed in giving back to the community.  As a member of the Ready. Safe. Go! Car Seat Club you can help support community safety. Graco will donate [...]

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My summer “vacation” (a well-timed maternity leave)

Now that we’ve officially entered Fall and that I’m back in the office from my 3 month maternity leave, I was reminiscing about that notorious essay it seemed you were assigned every year during your first week back at school, appropriately titled “What I did on my Summer Vacation”. Though, in my case, it’s twenty [...]

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The Jolie-Pitts Choose Graco!

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were spotted in Nice, France unloading their forever growing clan from a private jet on Wednesday. Fraternal twins, Knox and Vivienne were seen safe and cozy in their Graco Infant SafeSeats  in the French Roast fashion (available at Babies ‘R Us). Check out Celebrity Baby Blog for pictures of the [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #42

To help get everyone in the Halloween spirit, I have decided to post Halloween pictures every Wednesday in October. This is Graco employee Karen Hartzell’s daughter “Baby” dressed up as Tinker Bell. So precious!   This is Lindsay dressed up as a clown! Stay tuned for more of her home mom-made costumes from when she was [...]

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Let’s Be Fair

Last weekend, we took our yearly family jaunt to the fair. I just love going to the fair. The air is crisp and clear. Tons of wonderful farm animals – watch your step. Loads of ribbons awarded for everything from the biggest melons to the prettiest quilts. Take a look at this beauty: an award [...]

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