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Easy Kid’s Oscar Themed Party

February 20, 2013

The Oscars are all about glitz, glamor and greatness, but the parties don’t have to limited to Hollywood. You can have your very own Oscar party – kid style!

Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2013

Happy Valentine’s Day to all our Baby Matters friends! Lots of love from the Kolcraft Family!

3 Simple Tips for Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Kids

February 5, 2013

Valentine’s day is a day of love, but sometimes it can become a day of hurt if receiving Valentine’s day cards becomes more of a popularity contest. A few tips to help celebrate Valentine’s Day with your kids.

Celebrate Elmo’s Birthday & Win!

January 31, 2013

Elmo – the loveable, furry red friend to millions of toddlers is celebrating his birthday on Monday, February 3rd. We love Elmo so much we are going to celebrate his birthday with you!

Easy Valentine’s Heart Door Wreath

January 30, 2013

We love decorating our homes for different holidays and Valentine’s Day is no exception! We wanted to find a nice door wreath, but all we came across were expensive and rather tacky Valentine’s Day wreaths so we we set out to make our own. This Valentine’s Day Door Heart was super easy to make and cheap too! You can buy all the supplies at Michaels for $14.98!

Sealy Crib Mattress Featured At Macaroni Kid Brunch

January 25, 2013

We are super excited that our Sealy Crib Mattress will be featured at the upcoming Macaroni Kid Brunches across the nation! These 50 Nationwide Baby Brunches introduce moms and moms-to-be to the very best baby products on the market. Sealy is one of 5 brands that will be featured in depth at these local events. Check out the Macaroni Kids website, connect with your local Macaroni Mom and join a group of moms who know how to support each other, exchange ideas and have fun!

Sandy Hook Students Unite Through Music

January 16, 2013

It is only a month since the deadly shootings of Sandy Hook, but the children who survived are already giving back through music. A group of students joined together to raise money for United Way of Western Connecticut and the Newtown Youth Academy by recording their version of Over The Rainbow.

Happy New Year

December 31, 2012

We hope that 2013 is a time of true peace, love and joy for you and your family.

Happy New Year – from our Kolcraft family to yours!

A Parent Making Sense of The Tragic Shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in CT

December 17, 2012

I have started this blog post about 25 times. I write and erase. Why? Because the terror of Friday still grips my heart. There is a lot of speculation, a lot of questions, a lot of opinions as to why everything happened. Do we need to better programs to help those struggling with mental illness? Do we need better gun control? Do we need better school security? Do we need better programs to handle bullying at school? Do we need to regulate violence in the media and gaming world? We have so many questions. We want answers because somehow we need to make some sense of this all.