Archive - January, 2010

Baby turns one and gets a sweet treat – Graco’s New DuoDiner Highchair

WOW! I cannot believe my baby boy is a year old already. We were planning to celebrate with the usual cake and ice cream, but to my surprise, a few of the high chair product team members showed up at my desk a few days before Jed’s birthday. Can you guess what they brought me? [...]

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Monthly Blogger Spotlight – Lori at Mommyfriend

Mommyfriend is a new find for me.  I recently joined  Network for Wives where I found highlighted by it’s creator, Lori.  You are drawn in by the tagline “…finding perfection in imperfection daily” and you are not disappointed from there.  Lori creates a really fun feel, has a light and open format and I find her writing style witty and [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #107

A new baby will have so many wondrous firsts, like the first car ride, the first bath, first photo shoot, etc. We were so happy when Colleen Klein, Account Manager for teutonia and Aprica USA, wanted to share her nephew’s FIRST SMILE caught on camera! I can completely understand how “Mr. Adorable” received his nickname. Best [...]

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Which Highchair Is Right For You?

With so many new highchair features and fashions out there, parents have more reasons that ever to be excited about making Baby a part of family mealtime. Whether you are looking for an affordable option, a chair that compliments your existing home décor or greater longevity, Graco has many options – it just depends on what you’re looking for! [...]

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The Difference Between The First and Second Delivery

We’re excited to announce that our very own Heidi Parker was induced today and welcomed a baby girl to the world this afternoon!! We can’t wait to see pictures of little IBP and share them here. Congrats, Heidi!!! Since Heidi was induced today, we got to talking about the differences between giving birth to your [...]

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How Your Anniversary Changes when you Have Children

My husband and I have this ritual, every anniversary we alternate on who plans our “weekend adventure”. We were encouraged by a close friend when we got married to put a plan in place on our Honeymoon regarding “how” we would celebrate our anniversary every year. If you don’t put a plan in place…you will [...]

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Safety Announcement for Select Graco Passage, Alano and Spree Stroller Models – January 20, 2010

**SAFETY NOTICE FOR SELECT DESIGNS OF GRACO PASSAGE, SPREE AND ALANO STROLLERS – JANUARY 20, 2010** **We have updated the images below to show additional hinge designs manufactured by Graco. Only strollers matching the top left photo are affected by this notice**  At Graco, we are committed to child safety and to providing the safest products possible [...]

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Home is Where the Heart Is… Right?

I never realized how important buying my first home would be. Nor did I realize the effect it would have on my marriage. After just about seven short weeks of newlywedded bliss, my husband and I decided we were ready to buy our first house. And now, we are about to wring each other’s necks. [...]

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Loving Being Kicked!

Before I was pregnant, I always wondered what it would feel like to be pregnant and have a little life growing inside of me.  Even after I knew that I was expecting, I looked most forward to feeling those little (and not so little) wiggles, kicks, rolls, and stretches happening inside of me. Now that [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #106

BIG congratulations are in order for our fellow blogger, Amy Trice! Amy’s long awaited little bundle of sweetness arrived a little earlier than planned on December 12th, 2009, weighing 4lb 5 oz and 17.5 inches long. Big brother Slick welcomed his baby sister with open arms and is working hard to be the best helper [...]

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