Archive - November, 2010
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Subscribe to the Graco Heart to Heart RSS feed! But what is RSS?

Do you like what you read on the Graco Heart to Heart blog? If so, there is an easier way to keep up with it: subscribe to our RSS feed!– but don’t worry if you aren’t tech savvy, we’ve got just the ticket to make you a resident expert in RSS! For the tech savvy: [...]

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Baby’s First Solid Foods–Yum Yum!!

Pinkie Pie (my youngest) is 16 months now so she is trying to learn how to use utensils to feed herself. It got me thinking about how fast she is growing up and how it feels like just yesterday that PP (my older daughter) was eating her first solids. My pediatrician told me that I [...]

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Happy Thanksgiving from Graco!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING May your stuffing be tasty May your turkey plump, May your potatoes and gravy Have nary a lump. May your yams be delicious And your pies take the prize, And may your Thanksgiving dinner Stay off your thighs! -Anonymous Even if that extra helping of turkey or potatoes doesn’t stay off your thighs we, [...]

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Hosting My First Thanksgiving

Over the last year or so, I’d say there have been quite a few things that have made me feel like I might be becoming a real-life grown up. I got married. My husband and I bought our first house. And now, this year, we are hosting our very first Thanksgiving. On Thursday, we’ll be [...]

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Looking Back at Graco’s History

In Fond Remembrance of Graco’s Founder, Mr. Robert Cone Sr. (1916-2010) In 1942, Russell Gray and Robert Cone Sr. formed Graco Metal Products, in Philadelphia, PA. For 11 years, the firm fabricated machine and car parts for local manufacturers – a company that one day would become Graco Children’s Products. In 1953, Mr. Gray left [...]

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How to Deal With Baby’s Separation Anxiety. Need Advice!

Today’s post is from Jill Cordes, a new mom and host of My First Baby. Please share your tips and advice with her in the comments below. When one of my sitters, Wendy, walks into our apartment, Fia instantly lights up, reaches out her arms and dives into Wendy. I say goodbye and exit. No [...]

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Charlotte & her Nannie

Bundles, Bumps & Babies! #40

This is one the Graco family has been excitedly waiting to feature!  Do you remember the **adorable** bump pic from BBB #14   back in May??   Well lovely “Gracie”, born in July is here and already over 3 months old!  Here she is with her very best pal and grandmother, ”Nannie”, sporting her newest hat.  So cute!!  We are all [...]

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Celebrating Birthdays with the Kids

I love to celebrate holidays, so birthdays are certainly no exception! My kids are fortunate to get two birthday celebrations every year–one local party & another one back at home, in Pennsylvania. Mom here, only gets one celebration (but, I do milk it for all it’s worth & get an entire birthday weekend).   This year, on [...]

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Maternity Style Questions from the Liz Lange Style Twitter Party

Last week, we hosted a Twitter Party with fashion expert and maternity designer Liz Lange! If you missed the party, or were unable to catch all the responses – here are 10 of our favorite Q&As from the evening: What are 5 must-have essentials for the closet during pregnancy?   Liz Lange: Jeans, T-shirt, LBD [...]

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Free Digital Thermometer

Free Digital Thermometer at Walmart

Graco’s newest line of monitors is here, and to celebrate, we’re offering an added bonus — a free digital thermometer with the purchase of a new Secure Coverage™ Monitor from Graco!  Available exclusively at Walmart, this new digital monitor should be a top pick for all parents who are looking to keep a watchful eye [...]

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