Play Ball!

Winter’s just about gone.  You can practically smell the warming sunny springtime around the corner.  Spring Training has started, and dads all over the country are sizing up their team’s chances for the 2008 season.  Some dads are hardcore fans like Red Sox Dad and some are more casual observers, but regardless of their fervor [...]

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Safety Notice for Graco CarGo Car seats – March 14, 2008

Graco CarGo Safety Notice Having a corporate blog has allowed us (Graco) to talk with all of you in the vibrant parenting online community. Most of the time you will find us talking about our experiences as parents and occasionally we’ll throw in a post or two about the behind-the-scenes work we do here at [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #12

Two smiles that could melt your heart… I was waiting for the Wednesday when I could share a picture of my beautiful, identical twin nieces “Dukes” and “Share Bear”.  These two cuties are the happiest little girls which makes my sister-in-law one happy mom.  (of course, their big sis and daddy are proud too!) Every Wednesday [...]

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Second Pregnancy Superstitions

Coming off what was an amazing first pregnancy and delivery (well, at least in my mind it was) with a baby that slept well right off the bat, barely cried and gave us plenty of happy smiles and coos, I felt incredibly lucky that Punkin’ Bear decided to take it easy on her dear old [...]

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Snap. Crackle. Pop.

No. That is not Childhood Calling. Quite the opposite really. That is the sound of old age slowly creeping up on you. Creeping because it s-l-o-w-l-y rears it’s ugly head as you age alongside your children, but not creeping like in a quiet kinda way. That snap, crackle, pop of every joint in your body [...]

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Changing the World, One Car Seat at a Time

When is a job not considered “work”? When you love what you do. When you wake up in the morning not thinking about everything you have to get done in a day but wondering what new things you’ll discover that day. We work to make our lives more productive and to find personal satisfaction in [...]

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So Much More than a “Nanny”… our Dreamer & Believer

I hate the titles that are given to an all-important role in our world…nannies, caregivers, au pairs, baby sitters. Frankly, if you look at what a “nanny” does – it would be more inspiring and respectful to reference her by her daily activities; she is a Story-Teller, a boo-boo kisser, a cuddler, a climber, a [...]

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Wondrous Wednesday #11

“Thmile, and the whole world thmileth with you….until you thtart teething.” This is a picture of Dawn McElfresh’s (Product Manager-Monitors) friend’s daughter “Sweetie-Pie.” Clearly this nickname is appropriate – she certainly is a sweetie-pie! Every Wednesday we’ll be sharing a photo showing off a little bit of wonder in the lives of our extended Graco [...]

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(Hyper) Active Kid

I was recently inspired by a post I read in which the blogger’s daughter was found lovingly holding her stuffed animal that was originally placed on a shelf high above the chair that she was now sitting on. The post really made me laugh out loud since this is what I encounter with PP on [...]

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Graco Monthly Nod

Graco’s Monthly Nod – February

A large part of joining in the conversation in the online parenting community, is reading all of the great conversation that is going on in the blogosphere. We are always sharing cute, funny, informative, and inspiring stories that we’ve read with each other, so we thought it would be a great idea (right?!) to share [...]

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