Archive - June, 2011

Sweetpeace™ … more than just a swing!

Just days into your new role as a parent, I’m sure your instincts are already spot-on.  And I’d also bet that your instinct to comfort and soothe your sweet new arrival is near the top.  Right?  We created the Sweetpeace™  Soothing Center to help you do just that. Judging from the hundreds of online reviews [...]

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Babies, Bundles & Bumps #60: Olympics 2032?

Adorable “Koala” (daughter of Graco’s Channel Manager, Nicolette) was having a super time in the water with her friend, Mr. Turtle. Dad, Jason, would like everyone to know that although she may not be able to crawl on land, she can kick and go underwater like a fish…  Olympics 2032, here “Koala” comes! Do you [...]

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Crafty Kids: Homemade Play Dough

As the summer days get hotter, and the appeal of the sprinkler and pool start to depreciate, some indoor play-time might be needed.  I found this amazing tutorial on the blog An Art Nest on how to make your own homemade play dough.  It’s a super easy step-by-step process that she maps out here.  I won’t repeat [...]

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The Little Two-Year-Old That Could

This past weekend, my goddaughter Fi-Fi came to visit Atlanta for the very first time.  So what should we do but go hike the famous Stone Mountain? I have to say this was a great idea except for the fact that this girl does not want to be carried anywhere. She can walk and she [...]

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Mom’s Much Needed Break

The girls are away in New York for the summer with Dad and family. It’s funny how every year the three of us can’t wait for this time of year, however, I’m usually the one who secretly wishes they weren’t away so long. The girls are with me full time so they spend summers and [...]

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Strolling on Father’s Day – Atlanta History Center

Even though we just had the first day of summer a few days ago, it has been feeling like summer here in Atlanta for weeks! It’s hot! On Mother’s Day we were able to enjoy a nice morning playing in the park, but for Father’s Day, this Yankee family was all about finding something fun [...]

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One Day Only Sale on Graco Products from Target Baby!

All of that “liking,” commenting and sharing is getting you more than just socializing – it’s getting you DEALS too! Check out this one from Target Baby – 10 percent off select Graco products today only (June 21, 2011) – just for being a part of the Facebook community! Want the details??  Check out how [...]

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Atlanta All Things Baby Event: Panel Announcement!

Atlanta All Things Baby Presenters Announced! We have a fun-filled program shaping up for our new mommy event on Saturday, July 30th in Atlanta, including a talented group of professionals ready to speak about car and home safety, nutrition, pregnancy health and how to best care for your new baby.  So, you may ask, what’s [...]

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One Day Only Sale: Up to 20% off Graco Products at Babies “R” Us! June 20, 2011

Searching for a new playard, stroller, highchair or other Graco gear? Today’s your day to grab it! For one day only, you could save up to 20 percent on tons of Graco gear, only at! Check it out now and let us know how much you saved!

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Here are Graco’s “Get One Give One” Father’s Day Edition Winners!

Over the past week we hosted Graco’s Get One Give One, Father’s Day Edition! We tasked our readers with nominating a charity or deserving individual or family that they’d like to donate Graco product to — and the nominators also get a chance to win! We had five days of prizes  which means 10 total [...]

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