Archive - March, 2010

When Sharks Bite – My Toddler is Teething

My baby boy is teething. Oy. He has a total of five teeth so far and two more ready to break through. Jed has three on the bottom and two on the top. Being a second time mom, I thought I was prepared for teething. However, every child’s development is different, just like every pregnancy [...]

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Raising Daughters

When I first entertained the thought of becoming a mother, I thought ”I hope to have a set of twins – 1boy and 1girl”.  This would get it all done with one pregnancy! … and then we’d go from there.  I thought a nice family would be 2 or 4 children.  DH and I made a pact [...]

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Bundles, Bumps and Babies! #6

What a Looker! Here is 7 month old “PJ”, who is (completely coincidentally!) the first boy to be highlighted on our new Bundles, Bumps and Babies feature. He is all decked out with a huge grin and fine duds. Can you say “What Blue Eyes You HAVE!”? Thanks to his mom Kristen, a proud Graco [...]

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An Inside Look at Fashion at Graco

**Thanks to Jessica DiGirolamo, Channel Manager at Graco for this post! Anyone who knows me will tell you that it is no secret how much I love all things fashion related… and I am certainly not ashamed to admit it! There is something so great about the search for the perfect item to reflect and [...]

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Becoming a mom…the SECOND time around

There are many varieties of family sizes and dynamics whether it’s having just one little one, to the other extreme like the Duggar family with 19 kids (and counting).  Although I don’t have any kids of my own now, I have always wanted three.  I grew up with two brothers and loved the balance we had in my [...]

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It’s Here: The Biggest Graco Sale Ever at Babies ‘R Us

Ready, set, go! And get ready to shop – Graco style. Enjoy some retail therapy and get ready for Baby with more reasons than ever to head to Babies ‘R Us this month. The Biggest Graco Sale Ever starts today! Get rewarded for spending and enjoy savings in-store on new Graco products. Whether it is Graco [...]

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Bundles, Bumps & Babies! #5

 We love our Blossoms! Feeding time can often be a challenge for parents – especially when you are dealing with Twins. “Julie and Judy’s”  mom  tells us that  they LOVE their new Graco® Blossom™ 4-in-1 Seating System!  and she does too.  Look how happy, relaxed and smart these sisters look in their strappy seats.  The seats will grow with them too  from [...]

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Leaving Baby with a Sitter – Helpful Hints for Prepping Your Caregiver

Last Saturday I had the opportunity to watch my best friend’s baby, Sweetness, while she and her husband had a date night. Sweetness is an adorable 9 month old who has just discovered her mobility (crawling and walking holding on to furniture), has a fondness for squashes (summer squash, pumpkin, zucchini), and has inherited her [...]

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Coming Soon: The Biggest Graco Sale Ever!

To kick-off a new month and the start of spring (19 days and counting), Graco has an exciting event coming up with Babies ‘R Us. Starting Friday, not only will you receive tons of amazing in-store savings on Graco baby gear, furniture and accessories, but you will receive a free gift card with purchase* to help you get even [...]

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