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Happy Passover

March 25, 2013

To all our friends who celebrate Passover, we wish you and your family a happy celebration.

Yummy Matzo Toffee Recipe for Passover

March 20, 2013

We love special desserts to sweeten celebrations. With Passover around the corner, we thought this Matzo Toffee recipe would be perfect for any celebration! Today’s yummy family recipe was given to us by Andy Newmark, our Senior VP of Sales & Marketing.

Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day

March 19, 2013

On March 21 we will celebrate the acceptance, value and inclusion of people with Down Syndrome. Why March 21st? Because 3/21 symbolizes a third copy of the 21st chromosome. Throughout our Baby Matters Blog journey, we have been lucky enough to meet amazing families who have children with Down Syndrome. These courageous families inspire us and remind us of the beauty and miracle of every baby. They remind us to make sure we teach values of inclusion, kindness and beauty in our differences.

Fun Easy Lion Craft for Kids

March 15, 2013

March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb. With this easy art craft for kids, you can teach your child about Winter turning into Spring and the fun sayings we have to describe weather.

Mom’s Easy Meatloaf Recipe

March 8, 2013

In a few weeks we will be kicking off our community fundraising week for the charity Kolcraft supports called KIDS. KIDS is an amazing organization that helps kids in distressed situations all across the globe. Part of our fundraising efforts is our Kolcraft Cookbook containing yummy recipes from Kolcraft employees. We decided to give you an early sneak peek into our fundraising week and cookbook with this delicious meatloaf recipe submitted by Paul Reidy. Paul is a Senior Marketing Manager at Kolcraft who is busy bringing to market the the latest strollers. When he isn’t at Kolcraft, you can find Paul playing in the Chicago Hockey League or on stage at Second City (hence the humor in his recipe).

Spring Ahead This Sunday with Your Clocks and Crib Mattress

March 7, 2013

Springing ahead and getting up early may not be everyone’s favorite day of the year, but it brings with it a promise of new beginnings. Working at the #1 crib mattress company, when we hear “spring ahead”, we can’t help but think of the other kind of spring that comes with new beginnings – a crib mattress!

Easy Spring Art Book Craft for Kids

March 6, 2013

Spring brings with it new life in many forms – budding trees, plants breaking forth and baby animals. It’s a great time to teach children about nature. This easy book craft teaches your child about baby animals that hatch from eggs.

Taking A Stand Against Bullying

March 5, 2013

Bullying – a parent and child’s worst nightmare that all too often becomes a reality. The reality of bullying cost the life of 12 year old Bailey O’Neill. It is not enough to read this news report and fell sad or disgusted. As parents we have to DO something. It is up to us to stop bullying – each and every parent has to take responsibility and say, “NO MORE.”