Celebrating 100 posts for the Graco Baby Blog!

Today is a big day for us. We’re celebrating the 100th post on the Graco Baby blog! Wahoo! Yay for us! OK-I can just see the veteran bloggers out there rolling their eyes. I know- a lot of you did your 100th post back in 2002 when no one knew what a blog was but [...]

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Can I Freeze Time, Please?

OK.  I admit it.  I’m not a newborn baby person.  There.  I said it.  Hopefully this doesn’t put me in the “Bad Mom” category.  I love my new little Hercules and I loved Boog when he was born too.  However, I didn’t fall head over heels crazy in love with my Boog until he started [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #22

Um, Mom?  I don’t think we’ll be needing that brush anymore… Looks like Peanut, Jenn’s son (VP at longtime agency partner, Coyne), is getting a buzz for his first haircut so he can stay nice and cool this summer. (unless his stylist has already recruited him to join the military!) Every Wednesday we’ll be sharing a photo showing off a little [...]

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Graco responds to Friends of the Earth report – May 20, 2008

While we always strive to have a personal voice here on the blog, there will be certain situations where we will need to share the official company position regarding certain issues. As such, I am presenting you with Graco’s official response to a recent report released by FOE: Today a report was released by the Friends of the [...]

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Including the Big Sister with Baby #2

We have a small baby boom going on at Graco.  As you can see just from our blog contributors – 3 out of 9 of us are expecting (that we know of?!) and one has a 7 week old.  And they are all 2nd babies. We have had some great discussions on the differences between pregnancy #1 [...]

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My Fashion “Sense”

It’s commonly known that the sense of smell is the strongest sense tied to memory.  I’m going to have to disagree here – it’s certainly my “sense of fashion” that has the strongest ties to memory.  For some reason I have committed to memory, every onesie, sleeper, creeper, jumper, sweater, jacket, hat, shoe and bathing suit that my [...]

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An Interview with the President (of Graco, that is)

We talk a lot about new arrivals here at Graco- usually the 7 lb. 8 oz. 20″ kind.  Well we recently had another new arrival worth noting.  A little over a month ago, Doug McGraw joined the Graco family as our new President.  As you can imagine, everyone was anxious to meet him and learn a little [...]

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Questions, questions, questions

I’ve got a question for you: what happened to turn my son from a soiled, smelly and satisfied-with-it sixth grader into a clean, aromatically aware thirteen year-old in a matter of months? Could it be: a) The fine example of immaculate personal hygiene set by his well-groomed paternal parent? b) An overzealous attempt to draw [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #21

“I get it, I get it – the last one there is a rotten egg.  Shesh-I’m moving as fast as these little legs will go! ” This is a picture of Little Man, Jason’s son, who looks like he is being followed by a not-so Little Man.  Perhaps this is what Little Man will look like [...]

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A not-so-fun first

We all love to talk about the firsts. The first smile. The first steps. The first taste of real food. That first solid poop… (well maybe that was just me) -anyway I think you get me. This is a “first” you dread. This all started with the first frightened mama phone call, which quickly turned to [...]

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