Author Archive | Hannah

The Importance of Playtime

The Importance of Playtime for Homeschooled Kids

Most of us reflect back fondly on the ease of childhood, the ease in which we sought amusement. The daily activities of following our imagination outside of the lines, climbing in the tree house to escape to another jungle world, playing catch in the park, testing measurements of ingredients for the perfect chocolate chip cookie […]

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Stick Horses

Douglas’ Ponies are Giddy-Up Fun!

KEENE, NH September 2013 Douglas Company continues to provide plush toys that stir the imagination and get kids up and moving. Douglas’ recent introductions, White Stick Horse and Paint Stick Horse do just that. Be it a race at the Kentucky Derby or a round-up in the Wild West, your child is sure to be […]

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Petunia Ballerina Mouse

Presenting Petunia Ballerina Mouse

KEENE, NH September 2013 Douglas Company presents the adorably sweet Petunia Ballerina Mouse in two sizes 9”, and 20”. Petunia is just precious in soft, silky pristine white textured fur. Her ballet shoes are pale pink to match her fun tutu skirt. The insides of her oversized ears are a supple satin pink, and her […]

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How to clean your Douglas Cuddle Toy without damaging it

How to Clean Stuffed Animals Without Damaging Them

If you have kids, then you know how irreplaceable stuffed animals can be—particularly the plushies that are special to them. You probably also know how dusty and dirty those little plush bears, stuffed dogs and ponies can get, even after as little as a few weeks in your child’s care. Most quality stuffed toys – […]

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How to Pick the Right Stuffed Animal for Your Child

Stuffed animals always make great gifts; kids love them! However, stuffed animals come in a nearly endless array of shapes, sizes, colors, textures and species. Picking the one that will become your child’s perfect friend can seem challenging. If you’re stuck in the toy aisle or surfing the internet wondering how to select the stuffed […]

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5 Reasons Kids Love Stuffed Toys

Stuffed animals are a universal staple of any child’s bedroom. In fact, if a child has only one toy, it’s likely to be a stuffed animal. From tigers to penguins to dogs to elephants, the fluffy dolls come in all shapes and sizes to suit nearly any taste. Even in an age of fancy LEGO […]

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