Archive - March, 2011

Great Places to “Stroll” in Atlanta

Before my first child was born I had visions being a beautiful baby wearing mama. My tiny infant would be all snuggled in close to me cooing softly as we took long walks in the local park. Ironically after my daughter was born, she grew at an amazing rate, rocketing off the charts in both [...]

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Baby’s Firsts–Playdates

I seem to always be writing here about Gracie’s “firsts” – first snow and first cold, first Christmas, first photoshoots, first go at sleep training.  It seemed only appropriate then that I share with y’all another very fun first we had recently: Gracie’s first playdate! My daughter and I are very fortunate that I work [...]

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Make way for baby! Decorating the Nursery as a Graco Designer.

Ever since we found out we were expecting, my mind has been jumbled with ideas, lists, designs, names, expectations…sound familiar?  I am sure all new moms and dads feel the same way when thinking about all the newness to come surrounding the arrival of their little one.  This will be our first child, and to [...]

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Favorite Things-A Look Into A 5-Year Old’s Mind

I trying to limit the amount of time my almost 5-year old can watch TV.  So In an effort to offer fun activities outside of TV, I just bought her the game called Pinkalicious Cupcake Party. She actually loves playing (and I have to admit, I do too!).  This past weekend I decided an “interview” [...]

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Babies, Bundles & Bumps #51

Little Pinkie Pie is all smiles (and all messy) in her Graco DuoDiner highchair. Pinkie Pies’ favorite foods: Danimals yogurt, raspberries and blackberries, meatballs, chicken nuggets, and ice cream. Sounds delicious!! What are your baby’s favorite foods? What can you not get him or her to eat no matter how hard you try?

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Living Far Away From Family

A few weeks ago we went out to California to see my cousin Rachel and her two little ones – KK who is 2 1/2 and C who is almost one. Even though she is technically my cousin, I think of Rachel more like a second sister. We live on opposite coasts, but luckily we [...]

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Graco’s Ashford Collection at Walmart Featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show!

Last week, Graco teamed up with our friends at Walmart and Oprah to sponsor a The McGhees , a couple featured on the show who recently had sextuplets. The couple tried to get pregnant for years before trying fertility treatments, and just a few months ago they were blessed with the arrival of Olivia, Madison, [...]

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